Wisdom: Where To Begin

Starting is often the hardest. Have you ever wanted to do a project and not known where to begin? You can visualize the end result. You know a general direction to go. You even are aware of people that can help you. You feel confident that if you begin on the right path, the end goal is achievable. You just can’t seem to figure out where to start. Starting the path to wisdom can be hard – quite daunting if we don’t know where to begin. Wisdom comes from God. “For the Lord grants wisdom! From his mouth come knowledge and understanding. Proverbs …

God Never Gives Up

As I watched the small video of a daring water rescue of two small children I involuntarily held my breath.  And as I heard a bystander crying out “Jesus give them breath, Jesus help them breathe” I wept.  It was an impossible situation and yet the impossible was accomplished.  Regular ordinary men tore open the submerged upside down car doors and tore open seat belts to get those babies out of that car.  They didn’t care what else happened, they just didn’t give up.  Turns out the two babies were rescued and one is already out of the hospital.  The …

Perseverance

  If you haven’t read the previous four devotionals, I encourage you to go back and read them. Today’s devotional is about perseverance, particularly as it relates to spiritual warfare. I don’t know about you, but living a life devoted to Jesus is the hardest thing I’ve ever done. I can easily get off track, frustrated or weary. So perseverance has become an important aspect of my faith especially when faced with a spiritual battle. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines perseverance as “the continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition”. Has your faith in Christ ever …