Monthly Archives: September 2018

WORLDLY WAYS WHERE THERE OUGHT TO BE HOLY WISDOM

DAILY DEVOTIONAL September 30, 2018 Peter took Jesus aside and began to rebuke Him. “Never, Lord!” he said. “This shall never happen to you!”  Jesus turned and said to Peter, “Get behind me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to … Continue reading

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BEING THE YEAST

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Saturday. September 29, 2018 Jesus  told them still another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty pounds of flour until it worked all through the dough.” – Matthew … Continue reading

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A MATTER OF THE HEART

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Friday, September 28, 2018 You hypocrites! [speaking to the Pharisees and scribes]  Isaiah prophesied rightly about you when he said:  ‘This people honors me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me; in vain do they … Continue reading

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THE CHRIST-PEACE

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Thursday, September 27, 2018 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be … Continue reading

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DO NOT CAUSE THE CHILDREN TO STUMBLE

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Jesus said to His disciples: “Things that cause people to stumble are bound to come, but woe to anyone through whom they come.   It would be better for them to be thrown into … Continue reading

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THE DOING PART OF BELIEVING

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Then Jesus’ mother, sisters and brothers arrived at the door of the crowded house. Standing outside, they called for Him.  A crowd was sitting around Him; and they said to Him, “Your mother and … Continue reading

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TO DO WHAT THE LORD REQUIRES OF US

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Monday, September 24, 2018 Then Jesus said to His disciples,  “Now my soul is troubled. And what should I say—‘Father, save me from this hour’? No, it is for this reason that I have come to this hour.” … Continue reading

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MAKING AMERICA HUMBLE AGAIN

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Sunday, September 23, 2018 An argument arose among the disciples as to which one of them was the greatest. But Jesus, aware of their inner thoughts, took a little child and put it by his side, and said … Continue reading

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THE SEDUCTION OF SUCCESS

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Saturday, September 22, 2018 When the people witnessed Jesus providing food for the five thousand, the crowds began to say, “This is indeed the prophet who is to come into the world.”  When Jesus realized that they were … Continue reading

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BY WHAT AUTHORITY

DAILY DEVOTIONAL Friday, September 21, 2018 When Jesus entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him as He was teaching, and said, “By what authority are you doing these things, and who gave … Continue reading

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