Prayer Barriers: Sin

Daily Devotion | Day 297 “For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their prayer. But the face of the Lord is against those who do evil” (1 Peter 3:12, ESV). The past few days we have highlighted three barriers to prayer (unforgiveness, doubt and dishonoring one’sContinue reading “Prayer Barriers: Sin”

Zacchaeus: An Example of Repentance Unto Salvation

Daily Devotion | Day 253 “Then Zacchaeus stood and said to the Lord, ‘Look, Lord, I give half of my goods to the poor; and if I have taken anything from anyone by false accusation, I restore fourfold” (NKJV). The story of Zacchaeus is a good example of how Jesus saves people. Zacchaeus wanted toContinue reading “Zacchaeus: An Example of Repentance Unto Salvation”

Take Advantage of Your Qualification in Christ

Daily Devotional: Day 236 “Giving thanks to the Father who has qualified us to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light” (Colossians 1:12, NKJV). If you have ever applied for a job or recruited people for a job, you are familiar with ‘qualifications.’ In nearly all human endeavors, qualifications play a vitalContinue reading “Take Advantage of Your Qualification in Christ”

Once a Sinner, Now Redeemed

Daily Devotional: Day 167 “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, being justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus” (Romans 3:23-24, NASB). Today’s reading is one of the oft-quoted passages of the New Testament – and for good reason. The direction of our Christian lifeContinue reading “Once a Sinner, Now Redeemed”

Come as You Are, But Don’t Stay as You Are

Daily Devotional: Day 73 “When Jesus heard that, He said to them, “Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick. But go and learn what this means: ‘I desire mercy and not sacrifice.’ For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance” (Matthew 9:12-13, NKJV). After Jesus called Matthew to followContinue reading “Come as You Are, But Don’t Stay as You Are”