Written Devotionals

Retro One Thing 08/29/2012

Matt. 4:1  Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. Luke 4:1  Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led around by the Spirit in the wilderness All of us find ourselves in wilderness places from time to time. You know,

One Thing 2/15/18

Have you ever wondered how the apostles in the book of acts, having been filled with the Holy Spirit, were able to immediately manifest the greater works that Jesus promised they would walk in? They were only 3 1/2-year-old Christians, and they were people just like us who had struggled with questions and doubts and

One Thing 2/14/18

Ez. 42:5, Now the upper chambers were smaller because the galleries took more space away from them than from the lower and middle ones in the building. Today of course is Ash Wednesday which is the first day of the season of Lent, and Lent is probably my favorite season in the Christian year. Lent

One Thing 2/13/18

Phil. 4:11, Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am. I know how to get along with humble means, and I also know how to live in prosperity; in any and every circumstance I have learned the secret of being filled and going hungry, both

One Thing 2/12/18

Rom. 5:11, And not only this, but we also exult in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received the reconciliation. 2 Cor. 5: 17 Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come. 18 Now all these things

Retro One Thing 07/05/2012

Joel 1:5 Wake up, you drunkards, and weep! Wail, all you drinkers of wine; wail because of the new wine, for it has been snatched from your lips. It took me a few weeks contemplating this verse to understand what the Holy Spirit was saying. The context of Joel is much like Zephaniah. Judah has

One Thing 2/8/18

Eph. 2:4-10; But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved— and raised us up with him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus,

One Thing 2/7/18

If we believe not, yet he abideth faithful: he cannot deny himself. (2 Tim 2:13 KJV) Galatians 2:20 is a very familiar Scripture that says, “I am crucified with Christ, nevertheless I live, but Christ is living in me..,” 1 Corinthians 15:57 says, “Thanks be to God who is always giving us the victory through

One Thing 2/6/18

If we believe not, yet he abideth faithful: he cannot deny himself. (2 Tim 2:13 KJV) Galatians 2:20 is a very familiar Scripture that says, “I am crucified with Christ, nevertheless I live, but Christ is living in me..,” and 1 Corinthians 15:57 says, “Thanks be to God who is always giving us the victory

One Thing 2/5/18

When Jesus said “It is Finished,” our history as a New Creations began. At the Cross Jesus gathered up collective humanity and took us, in Him, to the place of execution, where the guilty slave to sin was crucified with him. 2 Corinthians 5: 14 says, “For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded