Tag Archives: inconvenient

February 6 – A Little Lower Than the Angels

Hebrews 2; Genesis 46:28-34; Genesis 47; Psalm 37 “But one testified in a certain place, saying: ‘What is man that You are mindful of him, Or the son of man that You take care of him? You have made him … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

April 6 – “I’m Dying To Be Shown That You Are Not Just Any Man”

1 Samuel 4-6 Luke 9:1-17 “Herod said, ‘I cut off John’s head, so who is this man I hear such things about?’ And Herod kept trying to see Jesus.” (Luke 9:9) Herod Antipas was THE man in Galilee. He was … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

July 11 – Breaking Up is Easy – Comparatively

Mark 16; 1 Kings 12:1-31; Hosea 14 Forming a new country isn’t easy. When South Sudan became an independent country in 2011, certain steps needed to be followed. One of the first things they needed to do was to declare … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

June 9 – The Prime Directive

Psalm 32; 2 Samuel 13:23-39; James 4:1-7 The Prime Directive guides the Star Trek Universe. As they seek to explore new worlds, one of the life or death rules is that they will not interfere with the development of alien … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

May 17 – Great Expectations

(I hate when I realize I didn’t write the previous day’s thoughts!) Acts 24:10-27; Judges 21; Psalm 46 Christianity is an easy religion to believe – until you start thinking about what it really means to follow Christ. When we … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

March 12 – Speaking Truth to Power

Matthew 14:1-21; Leviticus 20-21; Proverbs 30 A professor I had once said, “The problem with Christians is that no one wants to kill them anymore.” He was, of course, speaking about Christians here in the US. Christians in other parts … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,