Category: Devotionals

Passion Week: The Days in Between, Part One

Throughout the world this week, Christians will be focusing on the Passion of Jesus Christ. Traditionally, the emphasis is on the events that took place on the three days we know as Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, and Good Friday. On those days, we remember…

The Usefulness of God’s Word

All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: that the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works.  (2 Timothy 3:16–17; KJV) In his second letter to…

What the Lord Has Done

Give thanks to the LORD and proclaim his greatness.    Let the whole world know what he has done.  Sing to him; yes, sing his praises.    Tell everyone about his wonderful deeds.  (Psalm 105:1-2, NLT) The first two verses of Psalm 105 exhort…

The Fruit of the Spirit: Self-Control

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. (Galatians 5:22–23, NASB) Paul ends his list of the fruit of the Spirit with self-control, but the fact that it is the last…

The Fruit of the Spirit: Gentleness

But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things! (Galatians 5:22-23, NLT) Gentleness is an attribute that we see in God. When we speak of the gentleness…

The Fruit of the Spirit: Faithfulness

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. (Galatians 5:22-23, ESV) Through a wonderful way with words and verse and memorable illustrations, children’s author, Dr. Seuss has given generations of children…

The Fruit of the Spirit: Goodness

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. (Galatians 5:22–23, NASB) In 1886, Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson published a novella that dealt with the idea that personalities affect…

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