Short Devotion : Revelation 18:7-8

Short Devotion : Revelation 18:7-8

“Give her as much torment and grief as the glory and luxury she gave herself. In her heart she boasts, ‘I sit enthroned as queen. I am not a widow; I will never mourn.’ Therefore in one day her plagues will overtake her.” Revelation 18:7-8 The people of Babylon,...
Short Devotion : Revelation 16:5-6

Short Devotion : Revelation 16:5-6

“You are just in these judgments, O Holy One, you who are and who were; for they have shed the blood of your holy people and your prophets, and you have given them blood to drink as they deserve.” Revelation 16:5-6 John describes God’s judgements being executed....
Short Devotion : Revelation 11:17

Short Devotion : Revelation 11:17

“We give thanks to you, Lord God Almighty, the One who is and who was, because you have taken your great power and have begun to reign.” Revelation 11:17 The elders worshipped God because he is Sovereign, judges righteously, and rewards his people (v.18). These are...
Short Devotion : Revelation 9:20-21

Short Devotion : Revelation 9:20-21

“The rest of mankind who were not killed by these plagues still did not repent of the work of their hands; they did not stop worshiping demons … Nor did they repent of their murders, their magic arts, their sexual immorality or their thefts.” Revelation 9:20-21 Divine...
Short Devotion : Revelation 8:2

Short Devotion : Revelation 8:2

“And I saw the seven angels who stand before God, and seven trumpets were given to them.” Revelation 8:2 The result of sounding the trumpets has strong similarities to the ten plagues that God sent upon Egypt in Moses’ time when Pharaoh refused to let God’s people go....
Short Devotion : John 16:8-9

Short Devotion : John 16:8-9

“When he [the Spirit of truth] comes, he will prove the world to be in the wrong about sin and righteousness and judgment: about sin, because people do not believe in me.” John 16:8-9 God’s Spirit will expose the lies the world holds up as truth. The world is wrong in...
Short Devotion : John 8:7-9

Short Devotion : John 8:7-9

“‘Let any one of you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.’ Again he stooped down and wrote on the ground. At this, those who heard began to go away one at a time, the older ones first, until only Jesus was left, with the woman still standing...
Communion : The just requirements of the law

Communion : The just requirements of the law

I was confronted by a lady who asked if I believed the story of Noah’s ark really happened. When I said, “Yes,” she was greatly dismayed, especially about the elephants who died as a result of the flood. I’m not sure why the elephants bothered her so much. Surely, the...