Archive for the ‘devotional’ Category

Genesis 12:1: Now the LORD had said to Abram: “Get...

September 27th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The New Testament tells us that God had to tell Abraham twice to leave ...

Genesis 11:31: “And Terah took his son Abram...

September 26th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The New Testament tells us that Abraham received a call from God while he ...

Genesis 10:32: “These were the families of...

September 25th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The purpose of the 10th chapter of Genesis is to show us the common ...

Genesis 9:16: “The rainbow shall be in the...

September 24th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
God's promise to never destroy mankind by a flood again is recorded in the ...

Genesis 8:1: “Then God remembered Noah, and...

September 23rd, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
When it says that "God remembered Noah," it is in the same sense that ...

Genesis 7:1: “Then the LORD said to Noah, ‘Come...

September 22nd, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
We love that God did not order Noah into the ark, but gave what ...

Genesis 6:8: “But Noah found grace [favor]...

September 21st, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
We notice that Noah did not earn grace (favor) but found it. Noah did ...

Genesis 5:24: “And Enoch walked with God; and...

September 20th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
When it says that Enoch "walked with God," the root word for walked is ...

Genesis 4:8: “Now Cain talked with Abel his...

September 19th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Did you notice that the words "his brother" followed Abel's name both times he ...

Genesis 3:1: “Now the serpent was more cunning...

September 18th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Does God really mean what He says? If Satan can get us to question ...

Genesis 2:7: “And the LORD God formed man of...

September 17th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
We should carefully consider our own marvelous construction in order to grasp some of ...

Genesis 1:1: “In the beginning God created...

September 16th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
We need a fresh vision of how to approach this young generation of unbelievers, ...

Revelation 22:1: “And he showed me a pure river...

September 15th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
As John describes the New Jerusalem in chapter 22, he sees what seems to ...

Revelation 21:26–27: “And they shall bring...

September 14th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Revelation 21 describes the new heaven and new earth, and tells us that only ...

Revelation 20:11–12: “Then I saw a great...

September 13th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
This "great white throne" illustrates that God Almighty is powerful (great), pure (white), and ...

Revelation 19:13–14: “He was clothed with...

September 12th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
There should be no question as to who the Apostle John is describing in ...

Revelation 18:4: “And I heard another voice...

September 11th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Back in Revelation 16, when the angel poured out the fifth bowl, it plunged ...

Revelation 17:14: “These will make war with...

September 10th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Here, in the middle of the description of the ruler who will fight against ...

Revelation 16:14,16: “For they are spirits...

September 9th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Words like Armageddon, apocalypse, and millennium evoke a response in many people in our ...

Revelation 15:3–4: “They sing the song of...

September 8th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
Here we find the tribulation saints in heaven, worshipping God by singing a song ...

Revelation 14:11: “And the smoke of their torment...

September 7th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
We notice the very clear statement here that hell is eternal or "forever and ...

Revelation 13:16: “He causes all, both small and...

September 6th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The proof of a person’s loyalty to the Antichrist will be their acceptance of ...

Revelation 12:10–11: “Then I heard a loud voice...

September 5th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
From this scene, and also from Job 1:6, we can conclude that Satan has ...

Revelation 11:18: “The nations were angry,...

September 4th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
These nations, who were originally frightened of God's judgments, are no longer afraid but ...

Revelation 10:5–6: “The angel whom I saw...

September 3rd, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The angel does something that should be familiar to us because it is very ...

Revelation 9:20–21: “But the rest of mankind,...

September 2nd, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
The Lord must allow one-third of humanity to die in His attempt to bring ...

Revelation 8:4–5: “And the smoke of the incense,...

September 1st, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
In Old Testament temple worship, the ancient censer was a metal container in which ...

Revelation 7:16–17: “They shall neither hunger...

August 31st, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
For believers currently suffering in any way, in any place, these words offer great ...

Revelation 6:9–11: “When He opened the fifth...

August 30th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
John describes a new group of people in heaven who, since they are martyred ...

Revelation 5:6: “And I looked, and behold,...

August 29th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
It is interestingly that an elder referred to Jesus as "the Lion of the ...

Revelation 4:10–11: “the twenty-four elders...

August 28th, 2022 by Pastor Ed in devotional
John gives us a rare scriptural glimpse into heaven as cherubim, angels, and humans ...