Category: Waiting on the Lord

Enduring the Darkness

One of my favorite Scriptures and perhaps yours is Jeremiah 29:11. “For I know the plans I have for you’ says the Lord, ‘to prosper you and to give you a future.”  My heart jumps when I let that sink

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A Place For Evil

Of all places, he was there.  How despicable!  Trying to play it off as if he were innocent like a dove. “Is it I, Lord?” he said.  He knew it was him.  He knew exactly what he had done.  The

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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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What would you do for peace?

What would you do for peace?  How far would you go?  Some looking for the peace of God have joined monasteries and committed themselves to seclusion and withdrawal from the world that they might find the peace of God.  I

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 22: Jesus Calms the Storm

Jesus Calms the Storm Mark 4:35-41 That day when evening came, he said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.” Leaving the crowd behind, they took him along, just as he was, in the boat. There

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 16: The Story of Job

The Story of Job Job 2:1-10 In all this, Job did not sin by charging God with wrongdoing. Job’s Second Test  On another day the angels came to present themselves before the Lord, and Satan also came with them to

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40 Bible Stories Devotion, Day 7: Crossing The Red Sea

Crossing the Red Sea Exodus 14:9-31 When the king of Egypt was told that the people had fled, Pharaoh and his officials changed their minds about them and said, “What have we done? We have let the Israelites go and

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40 Bible Stories Devotion, Day 6: The Burning Bush

The Story of the Burning Bush Exodus 3:1-12 Now Moses was tending the flock of Jethro his father- in- law, the priest of Midian, and he led the flock to the far side of the desert and came to Horeb,

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 5: The Birth of Moses (My favorite so far)

The Birth of Moses Exodus 1:8 – 2:10 Now Joseph and all his brothers and all that generation died, but the Israelites were fruitful and multiplied greatly and became exceedingly numerous, so that the land was filled with them. Then

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 4: Joseph Interprets a Dream

The Story of Joseph Genesis 41:15-40 So Pharaoh sent for Joseph, and he was quickly brought from the dungeon. When he had shaved and changed his clothes, he came before Pharaoh.  Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I had a dream, and

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