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...
Psalm 2 – The One enthroned in heaven laughs

Psalm 2 – The One enthroned in heaven laughs

In the first three verses people are plotting evil against God and God’s response in v.4 is rather surprising. He laughs. I guess it is a bit like the parent who laughs when their four year old stamps their foot and says, I’m leaving home! The parent knows...
Short Devotion : 2 Corinthians 3:12

Short Devotion : 2 Corinthians 3:12

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “Therefore, since we have such a hope, we are very bold” 2 Corinthians 3:12 Our hope isn’t wishful thinking or positive good wishes or empty promises—like crossing your fingers. These have no...
Short Devotion : Acts 12:24

Short Devotion : Acts 12:24

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “But the word of God continued to spread and flourish.” Acts 12:24   At the beginning of the chapter, Herod appears to be in control – persecuting believers, killing James, putting Peter in prison – and...
Short Devotion : Jude 1:4

Short Devotion : Jude 1:4

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “For certain individuals whose condemnation was written about long ago have secretly slipped in among you. They are ungodly people, who pervert the grace of our God into a license for...
Short Devotion : Mark 14:2

Short Devotion : Mark 14:2

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “The chief priests and the teachers of the law were scheming to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him. ‘But not during the festival,’ they said, ‘or the people may riot.’” Mark 14:2 The...