Short Devotion : Ephesians 1:22-23

Short Devotion : Ephesians 1:22-23

“And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way.” Ephesians 1:22-23 I love Peterson’s paraphrase of these verses, “At the center of all...
Short Devotion : 1 Corinthians 4:1

Short Devotion : 1 Corinthians 4:1

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “This, then, is how you ought to regard us: as servants of Christ and as those entrusted with the mysteries God has revealed.” 1 Corinthians 4:1 The word, “entrusted” was used to describe the...
Short Devotion : Acts 14:15-16

Short Devotion : Acts 14:15-16

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “In the past, he let all nations go their own way. Yet he has not left himself without testimony” Acts 14:15-16 When people refuse to acknowledge God, he gives them over to their corrupt...
God Doesn’t Micromanage

God Doesn’t Micromanage

I wrote this article last week for Christian Today … Recently I was talking to a friend who attended the funeral of a Christian young person. They wondered if this person had achieved all that God intended for their life. And then wondered the same thing about...
Women in the Bible : Ruth

Women in the Bible : Ruth

Ruth does a similar thing to Tamar. Following Jewish custom Ruth went to Boaz, a relative of her dead husband at night and lay at his feet to signal she was available for marriage. She risked her reputation in doing this, but she did it, like Tamar, in order to...
Women in the Bible : Ruth

Women in the Bible : Tamar

I’m always amazed by the story of Tamar. She was a very gutsy lady. She put her reputation and her life on the line in order to fulfil the purposes of God. The Old Testament honours Tamar. People named their daughters after her, she is mentioned in the genealogy that...
Short Devotion : Genesis 3:15

Short Devotion : Genesis 3:15

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will crush your head, and you will strike his heel.” Genesis 3:15 God told the devil that his attacks were...
Short Devotion : 2 Corinthians 4:6

Short Devotion : 2 Corinthians 4:6

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “For God, who said, ‘Let light shine out of darkness,’ made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ.” 2 Corinthians 4:6 God spoke...