Category: Miracles

Navigating Life

               We all know that sin is out of the question.  When we find ourselves with two choices and one of them is sin, the sinful choice will always be outside of God’s will.  The confusion and dilemmas come at

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Forget the Former Things

“Forget the former things” (Isaiah 43:18). There are so many things in my life that I want to forget.  There are things that sadden my heart to think that I did what I did or said what I said.  There

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God is SOOOO Backward!

The Bible says that God’s ways are higher than ours.  I suppose that is true, but it does not feel like His ways are too high for me to reach, but too backward to understand.  God makes this huge promise

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Sharing Fish and Bread

The preacher was longwinded that day.  His sermon had gone late into the afternoon and everyone was tired.  The church board went up to the preacher and said, “You have to let these people go. They are exhausted.” Does that

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, #33

He Finds Us At The Tomb (From John 20:11-18) One of his own betrayed Him.  In the cover of darkness, they arrested Him.  Lies were the evidence as they shouted, “Crucify Him.”  But He had loved her.  Very few if

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 26: Jesus Heals a Paralytic

Sin is a huge issue.  It is that thing that separates us from the Lord.  It is that thing that destroyed the paradise of the Garden of Eden.  It ruined God’s original plan of walking and talking with Adam and

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 23: Blind Bartimaeus

The Story of Blind Bartimaeus Mark 10:46-52 Then they came to Jericho. As Jesus and his disciples, together with a large crowd, were leaving the city, a blind man, Bartimaeus (that is, the Son of Timaeus), was sitting by the

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 21: The Centurion’s Servant

The Centurion’s Servant Matthew 8:5-13 When Jesus had entered Capernaum, a centurion came to him, asking for help. “Lord,” he said, “my servant lies at home paralyzed and in terrible suffering.”  Jesus said to him, “I will go and heal

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 19: Jonah and the Big Fish

The Story of Jonah and the Big Fish And the Lord commanded the fish, and it vomited Jonah onto dry land.    Then the word of the Lord came to Jonah a second time: “Go to the great city of

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 18: The Story of the Fiery Furnace

Daniel 3:1-30 King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, ninety feet high and nine feet wide, and set it up on the plain of Dura in the province of Babylon. He then summoned the satraps, prefects, governors, advisers, treasurers, judges,

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