Posts with the category “devotional”
Advice for the Christian Life
June 23rd, 2022
I was inspired by an article that Tim Challies wrote a few days ago giving 40 pieces of advice for the Christian life. I thought it might be a helpful exercise to try and distill down some of my own t...
Monday Morning Encouragement
July 26th, 2021
For your encouragement in the Lord, here is some stuff that happened over the past two weeks that will never make the news....
From The Start
July 24th, 2021
We walked together in the breeze And talked together under trees In Eden’s paradise All creation was very good And life’s requirement understood Obedience the price...
April 6th, 2020
You’re wasting precious time to gain That food which won’t endure Use all you have so to obtain That which lasts forever If it seems to allude you still Come find out how to get your fill...
Husbands: So Now You’re Working From Home…
March 19th, 2020
As I write this blog I’m sitting in my guest room, on a tiny chair, and working from a tiny desk that barely fits my things. Outside the door, one son is yelling at another son and chasing him down th...
January 24th, 2020
Be careful and keep your guard up Against covetousness For your life does not consist of The bounty you possess...
June 26th, 2019
The animal within A beast I’m not to tame But this indwelling sin Is dragon to be slain ...
Lost And Found
November 27th, 2018
Chaos reigns in shadow dwelling Overwhelmed by all the yelling I’m doubtful of the way Muddled thoughts of this existence Hardened heart full of resistance I’m left in cold dismay...
No Distinction: The Impartiality of God
September 16th, 2018
In the beginning all was good In harmony with God it stood Fashioned by his sure hand And God made man in his image Walked with him and gave great priv’lege All put to man’s command ...
The Way Of Love
July 30th, 2018
The Spirit’s gifts we should pursue His greater gifts display By means we don’t come quickly to But a more exc’llent way...
An Honest Mind’s Reward
March 31st, 2018
There was a time when doubts crept in Through worldly wisdom’s gate They shook me to my foundation To steal away my faith...
Not My Own
March 21st, 2018
I’m not my own, the price was paid To free me from sin’s power With body, I’ll strive to obey And honor Christ each hour ...