John 1:1-18 Devotional … Dwell among us

This is the miracle beyond human understanding. And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. Our loving Father didn’t just send a message or a messenger – he send his son. And that son didn’t come just to talk, but to … Read more

Where will you flee? Matthew 2:13-23 Devotional

Flight to Egypt

The Bible doesn’t whitewash the ugly truth of human power and wickedness. That’s the world Jesus was born – the world he came to rescue – but his mission was in danger from the first. Our savior needed to survive. The evil king Herod was drunk with power and paranoia, ready to murder a village … Read more

“He will save his people” Matthew 1:18-25 Devotional on the Birth of Jesus Christ

"He will save his people" Matthew 1:18-25 Devotional on the Birth of Jesus Christ

Matthew 1 is wonderful, tradition inspiring narrative: a miraculous pregnancy the suspicious fiance an angelic messenger the single powerful name of JESUS The promise of Christmas is the promise of the Good News. She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from … Read more

“Greater than John the Baptist” Matthew 11:2-11 Devotional

Christians are supposed to be humble. And happy with the situation that God has bestowed upon them. But in this passage, Jesus allows a hint of ambition for anyone who is following the way of the old rugged cross. Truly I tell you, among those born of women there has not risen anyone greater than … Read more

Bible Verses about Forgiveness

forgiveness Bible verses

I love what the Bible says on forgiveness. These Bible verses about Forgiveness are selected from the ESV Bible. May God bless his Word. Jesus Is Our Model Of Forgiveness Luke 23:33-34 ESV And when they came to the place that is called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on his right and one … Read more

10 Bible Verses about Strength

Do you need an inspirational Bible quote about God’s strength? Then read these powerful verses from God’s Word. They are wonderful for personal meditation or to share with a friend who needs to recall the strength that God can provide. 10 Inspirational Bible Verses about Strength Exodus 15:2 The LORD is my strength and my song, … Read more

Bible Verses about Self-Control

Self-control: “restraint exercised over one’s own impulses, emotions, or desires.” Below are verses which relate to self-control. Some of these are examples and comparisons. Others are information and directives. The verses are by no means exhaustive. Please feel free to offer additional passages that speak to you regarding self-control in the comment box below. In … Read more

Why Do I Feel So Angry All the Time?

Lately it seems like my life is unraveling and negative emotions are getting the best of me. Because of job stress, a rebellious teenager, and the constant worry about finances, even the good things in my life seem to be turning sour. As a Christian, I know what scripture teaches about our different emotions and … Read more

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