Prayer Barriers: Dishonoring Your Wife

Daily Devotion | Day 296  “Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with them [your wives] according to knowledge, giving honor unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered” (1 Peter 3:7, KJV). So far, we have identified in the Bible twoContinue reading “Prayer Barriers: Dishonoring Your Wife”

How to Live Long and Prosper

Daily Devotional: Day 163 “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. “Honor your father and mother,” which is the first commandment with promise: “that it may be well with you and you may live long on the earth” (Ephesians 6:1-2, NKJV). Once a child, always a child. In other words, you’re always somebody’s child. No matterContinue reading “How to Live Long and Prosper”

The Joy of Competing for Jesus’ Team

Daily Devotional: Day 127 “For to you it has been granted on behalf of Christ, not only to believe in Him, but also to suffer for His sake, having the same conflict which you saw in me and now hear is in me” (Philippians 1:29-30, NKJV). Blessed are you if you suffer with Christ. Today’s Scripture reading is selectedContinue reading “The Joy of Competing for Jesus’ Team”

Understanding 1 Peter (2:13-20)

Peter exhorts Christians to submit – for the Lord’s sake – to every human authority. Christians are not anarchists. He also emphasizes the importance of giving honor to all people. How we conduct ourselves in our relationships is vital to our growth and the furtherance of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.