Devotionals #15: Endurance

Devotionals #15: Endurance

Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ. 2 Timothy 2:3 (NRSV)   The Bible uses the language of the common person. Jesus’ parables often used an agricultural theme. He talked about planting and reaping. Paul, who often used lofty words,...
Devotionals #12: Waiting

Devotionals #12: Waiting

But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength. They shall mount up with wings like eagles. They shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31 (ESV)   It is not easy to wait for the Lord. But the rewards for doing so are very...