Category Archives: Trials

Unhindered Access to God’s Presence

This morning I read several Psalms, and as I read them I was struck with the beauty, the power, and the safety that He offers us from our distress. The verse that I highlighted was Psalm 27:4, which says, “One … Continue reading

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12/19/18 “Enjoying God In All Circumstances”

Today’s Deeply Rooted Devotion is from Acts 17:24-26, . “The God who made the world and everything in it, Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in temples made by man, nor is he served by human hands, as … Continue reading

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11/28/18 “God is With You With a Plan”

Today’s Deeply Rooted. Devotion is from Jeremiah 29:11-14 and Hebrews 13:5. Explanation: Jeremiah 29:11 is such a popular verse among Christians. And why not? It’s a good one.  It’s so popular that it could be on the coffee mug you’re … Continue reading

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11/25/18 “Christ Above Circumstance”

Today’s Deeply Rooted Devotion is from Revelation 1-3. Highlighted Verse(s):  “When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead.  But he laid his right hand on me, saying, ‘Fear not, I am the first and the last, … Continue reading

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11/22/18 “Short Sufferings”

Today’s Deeply Rooted Devotion is from 1 Peter 1-5. Highlighted Verse(s): “In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials, so that the tested genuineness of your faith – more … Continue reading

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11/19/18 “Shipwrecked Faith”

Today’s Deeply Rooted Devotion is from 1 Timothy 1-3. Highlighted Verse(s): “holding faith and a good conscience.  By rejecting this some have made shipwreck of their faith.” 1 Timothy 1:19, ESV Explanation: Paul went through three literal shipwrecks during his … Continue reading

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10/25/18 Deeply Rooted Devotion: Treasure Boxes for Jesus

Today’s Deeply Rooted Devotion comes from 2 Corinthians 3-4.   Highlighted Verse(s):    “But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. 8 We are hard pressed on every side, but not … Continue reading

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10/22/18 – “Serving in Love”

Today’s Deeply Rooted Devotion comes from 1 Corinthians 13-14   Highlighted Verse(s): “So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.” 1 Corinthians 13:13   Explanation:   “Love and Marriage.” I cannot hear … Continue reading

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10/5/18 – Heavenly Wisdom & Prayers of Faith

Highlight:  James 1:2-6; 3:17; 5:13,15 Explain: In this devotion I am sharing my thoughts with you from yesterday (10/4/18) and today (10/5/18). Acts 12:17 told us that James, the brother of Jesus, was a leader in the church in Jerusalem. … Continue reading

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10/2/18 – Power of Prayer

Scripture: Acts 12 (F260 Plan) Highlight: Acts 12:5, “So Peter was kept in prison, but earnest prayer for him was made to God by the church.” Explain: A lot is going on in Acts 12.  Persecution against the church is … Continue reading

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