November 16 Jonah 2:10“So the LORD commanded the fish, and it vomited Jonah up onto the dry land.” We often compartmentalize the things that we believe are worthy of God’s attention. The truth of the matter however is that the attention of God is worthy of all things, no matter how small and insignificant something may appear, God sees it and is able to influence it irrespective of what it may be. As we read this scripture. We see that Jonah out of disobedience is swallowed by a fish and
November 5 1 Timothy 5:3Take care of any widow who has no one else to care for her. It is very easy to ignore the things which you ought to pay attention to as a believer simply because no one else is doing it or paying attention to it. As a community of believers there are many people in our midst that need care and attention. Many who need help however they are often overlooked because they are not necessary the most popular individuals in our midst. We have a
October 28 Hebrews5:13-14 “Anyone who lives on milk, being still an infant, is not acquainted with the teaching about righteousness. But solid food is for the mature, who by constant use have trained themselves to distinguish good from evil.” At different points in our natural lives there are different states of growth that happens. From new born, to infant, toddler, preschool age, school age….. middle childhood, adolescence, adulthood etc. From different developments of one crawling, standing, walking, running and much more, there is something that happens. Even as mere humans there
October 26 Hebrews 4:7 “God again set a certain day, calling it “Today.” This he did when a long time later he spoke through David, as in the passage already quoted: “Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts” The word of God carries truth. It is the Word that brings forth salvation and redemption. The word brings forth revival and restoration. Without the word you have absolutely nothing. It is the Word that keeps a man grounded. And it is this same word that lights the
October 19 James 1:12 “Blessed [happy, spiritually prosperous, favored by God] is the man who is steadfast under trial and perseveres when tempted; for when he has passed the test and been approved, he will receive the [victor’s] crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.” At times when you’re experiencing certain unpleasant elements in life or even going through tough and seemingly unbearable seasons in life it is very easy to feel as though there is no light at the end of the tunnel.