Short Devotion : Revelation 3:19

Short Devotion : Revelation 3:19

“Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest and repent.” Revelation 3:19 Like the church at Ephesus (2:4), the Laodicean church has lost its passion for God and his ways. He describes them as lukewarm (v.16). To compound their problems, the church thinks...
Short Devotion : Revelation 2:4

Short Devotion : Revelation 2:4

“Yet I hold this against you: You have forsaken the love you had at first.” Revelation 2:4 God acknowledges the Ephesians’ service, their hard work, their perseverance and endurance during hardships (v.2-3). Yet he criticises them, not for their lack of love, but for...
Short Devotion : 1 John 4:19

Short Devotion : 1 John 4:19

“We love because he first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 We learn how to love, by the way God loves us. As we focus on God’s love for us, our love for him will grow. God’s gracious loving-kindness towards his wayward people is evident in the Old Testament but even more so in...
Short Devotion : John 13:26

Short Devotion : John 13:26

“Jesus answered, ‘It is the one to whom I will give this piece of bread when I have dipped it in the dish.’ Then, dipping the piece of bread, he gave it to Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot.” John 13:26 In dipping the piece of bread and giving it to Judas, Jesus is...