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Posts by Janet Spang

March 31st Devotional

March 31, 2016 Tell us, when will these things happen? And what will be the sign that they are all about to be fulfilled?       Mark 13:4 As each day passes, we wonder what the future has in store for us. Unlike most individuals, there is no need to be overly concerned about it. If you think about this issue, you will realize…

March 22nd Devotional

March 22, 2016 As Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives opposite the temple, Peter, James, John and Andrew asked Him privately, “Tell us, when will these things happen? And what will be the sign that they are all about to be fulfilled?” Mark 13:3&4 Continuing with our look at Holy Week, today’s focus centers on two locations: a return to…

March 21st Devotional

March 21, 2016 Rejoice greatly, O Daughter of Zion! Shout, Daughter of Jerusalem! See, your king comes to you, righteous and having salvation, gentle and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey. Zechariah 9:9 Beginning today and for the duration of this week, the devotions will focus on Holy Week, known to be the sacred of all…

March 18th Devotional

March 18, 2016 This, then, is how you should pray: “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be Your name, Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. . .  And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. Matthew 6:9-13 It is best to conclude our look at prayer by viewing…

March 17th Devotional

March 17, 2016 But seek His kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well. Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. Luke 12, verses 31 and 32 (NIV)   Reading this verse, you may wonder how this verse fits in with our week long look at prayer. Well, you may…

March 16th Devotional

March 16, 2016 Whenever we pray for you, we always begin by giving thanks to God the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, for we have heard how much you trust the Lord, and how much you love His people. Colossians 1:3,4 (The Living Bible) After two days discussing “the what and why of prayer,” it is important to know how we…

March 15th Devotional

March 15, 2016 Then Samson prayed to the Lord and said, “O Lord Jehovah, remember me again-please strengthen me one more time, so that I may pay back the Philistines for the loss of at least one of my eyes. Judges 16:28 (The Living Bible) In my introductory devotion, I discussed The Mystery of Prayer: What is Prayer? I began by inferring…

March 14th Devotional

March 14, 2016 Mark this well: The Lord has set apart the redeemed for himself. Therefore He will listen to me and answer when I call to Him. Psalm 4:3 (The Living Bible) Within the Christian life, there are several important parts of our connection with God. These include: prayer, worship, devotions, singing, remembering Scripture. All are important, however, I feel prayer…

March 11th Devotional

March 11, 2016 God is our refuge and strength, a tested help in times of trouble. Psalm 46:1 (The Living Bible) How blessed we are to have Someone in our life who cares for us 24-7! He is present with us in our lives every second of every day. I pray you feel the way I do and that is simply I…

March 10th Devotional

March 10, 2016 Be perfect, therefore, as your Heavenly Father is perfect. Matthew 5:48 Who, me? Are you sure you are talking to the right individual? I am sure you have made a mistake. These are no doubt what reactions there would be if someone believed we are perfect. One way we are perfect refers back to our school days. We scored…