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We have every reason to rejoice

Every Reason to Rejoice “What then? notwithstanding, every way, whether in pretence, or in truth, Christ is preached; and therein do I rejoice, yea, and will rejoice.”  Philippians 1:18 When the preacher Harry Ironside, complimented the cook at a conference center on her biscuits, she gave him a valuable lesson: “The flour itself doesn’t taste good, neither does the baking powder, nor the shortening, nor the other ingredients. However, when I mix them all together and put them in the oven,…

Be strong and work for I am with you

Be Strong and Work “Then spake Haggai the LORD’s messenger in the LORD’s message unto the people saying, I am with you, saith the LORD.”  Haggai 1:13 A mom gives her child an assignment that is challenging but doable. The test is whether the child will rise to and reach a new level of accomplishment or will lapse into lethargy, overwhelmed with the task. If the latter happens, a wise parent sees the need and comes alongside to encourage. Our heavenly Father…

Dealing with Distractions

Daily devotion from Wednesday, 20/05/2020 If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God.”  Colossians 3:1-3  Have you ever been so focused on one thing that you forgot to do something else? Or been thinking about something while driving and missed a turn or went the…