Living and Loving Like Jesus Christ

Daily Devotions (Page 2)

March 9, 2016 Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; mediate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful. Joshua 1:8 Yesterday, we looked at temptation and how it can be damaging to us. Today, I would like to take a…

March 8, 2016 After fasting forty days and forty nights, He was hungry. The tempter came to Him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.     Matthew 4:2 & 3  Before I start today’s writing on temptation, an important note about the mini study on Jesus Christ is that the last devotion on this essential…

MARCH 7TH DEVOTIONAL

March 7, 2016 He appointed twelve-designating them apostles-that they might be with Him and that He might send them out to preach and to have authority to drive out demons. Mark 3: 14-15 In this next to last writing about Jesus Christ, I will note a few observations about what He expects from us as His followers. Prior to expectations, it would…

March 4th Devotional

March 4, 2016 Jesus traveled through all Galilee teaching in the Jewish synagogues, everywhere preaching the Good News about the Kingdom of Heaven. And He healed every sickness and disease. Matthew 4:23 (The Living Bible) In the first two writings about Jesus Christ, we looked at the individual and His teachings. Besides His instruction, there were other actions which He displayed. Today’s…

March 3rd Devotional

March 3, 2016 From that time on Jesus began to preach, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near. Matthew 4:17 In this second part about Jesus Christ, we will see Him as a teacher. He did not instruct us in the times tables or division facts even He though us something about the latter with the feeding of the five thousand.…

March 2nd Devotional

March 2, 2016 In the beginning was The Word, and The Word was with God, and The Word was God. . . The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us. We have seen His glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth. John 1:1, 14 Who is the most significant…

MARCH 1ST DEVOTIONAL

March 1, 2016 If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.   I John 1:9 In our connections with others, whether they are family or friends, forgiveness is essential just like trust, love and other emotions. Of course, we know we may be forgiven but the ultimate forgiveness comes from…

FEBRUARY 29TH DEVOTIONAL

February 29, 2016 The serpent was the craftiest of all the creatures the Lord God had made. So the serpent came to the woman. “Really?” he asked. “None of the fruit in the garden? God says you mustn’t eat any of it?” Genesis 3:1 (The Living Bible) When we are told something, it is our expectation to believe this particular point to…

FEBRUARY 26TH DEVOTIONAL

February 26, 2016 [The Israelites] stood where they were and read from the Book of the Law of the Lord their God for a quarter of the day, and spent another quarter in confession and in worshipping the Lord their God. Nehemiah 9:3   The Lenten season is a time we examine ourselves and wonder how can we make ourselves better. Perhaps,…

FEBRUARY 24TH DEVOTIONAL

February 24, 2016 Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful. Joshua 1:8 Success can be found in different ways. A baseball player may find it hitting .300, a salesman by exceeding his…