Children of the Light – 1 Thessalonians 5:5

“For you are all children of light, children of the day. We are not of the night or of the darkness.” 1 Thessalonians 5:5 I have a classmate who always greets us as “children of the light.” That statement of our identity stirred in my heart as I read this verse in 1 Thessalonians. Establishing […]

Ever-Increasing Joy – Ephesians 2:4-7

“But God…raised us up with him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, so that in the coming ages he might show the immeasurable riches of his grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus.” Ephesians 2:4-7 I read a devotion this morning that looked at heaven, speaking of joy […]

Powerful Love – Hosea 11:7-9

“My people are bent on turning away from me… How can I give you up, O Ephraim? How can I hand you over, O Israel?… My heart recoils within me; my compassion grows warm and tender. I will not execute my burning anger; I will not again destroy Ephraim; for I am God and not […]

Our Beautiful Inheritance – Joshua 13:14

“To the tribe of Levi alone Moses gave no inheritance. The offerings by fire to the LORD God of Israel are their inheritance, as he said to him.” Joshua 13:14 Would this be enough for me? To watch others receive portions of land as an inheritance, and be set apart with only the Lord God […]