Devotionals for August 2017


#16 God Above and on the Earth Below


Deuteronomy 4:36 NASB Out of the heavens He let you hear His voice…and on earth He let you see His great fire… Verses 38-39: …driving out from before you nations far greater and mightier than you. Know therefore today and take it … Continue reading

#15 God Is God and the Only One


Deuteronomy 4:35 NLT He showed you these things so you would know that the Lord is God and there is no other. The most basic need of humanity is to know with certainty that the Lord is God. Everything in … Continue reading

#14 The Lord Is God and There Is No Other


Yahweh is Elohim God is God To you it was shown, that you might realize and have personal knowledge that the Lord is God; there is no other besides Him. Deuteronomy 4:35 AMPC On the edge of Canaan, Moses is … Continue reading

#13 The Lord Your God IS


Reading Deuteronomy 4:24, 31, 35, 39 The Lord your God is… Yahweh also means “being” or “the self-existent One.” Our Lord exists. To the world, the great question is whether God exists. The Lord, Yahweh, exists and He is the only … Continue reading

#12 Seek God and You Will Find Him


Deuteronomy 4:29 AMPC But if from there you will seek (inquire for and require as necessity) the Lord your God, you will find Him if you [truly] seek Him with all your heart [and mind] and soul and life.  The … Continue reading

#11 God is Sovereign


Psalm 135:5-7 ESV For I know that the Lord is great and that our Lord is above all gods. Whatever the Lord pleases, He does, in heaven and on earth, in the seas and all deeps. He it is who … Continue reading

#10 The Earth is Full of His Glory


Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of hosts: the whole earth is full of His glory. Isaiah 6:3 KJV The heavens declare the glory of God and the earth is full of His glory. The earth is able to heal … Continue reading

#9 God Wants to Be Discovered


The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof, the world and those who dwell therein… Psalm 24:1 ESV God has built into the earth the means to know its past history. In the layers of ice, the rings of a … Continue reading

#8 The Wonders of His Creation


The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof, the world and those who dwell therein… Psalm 24:1 ESV The world and the universe are created with a perfection that we only now can study. The most amazing information is available … Continue reading

#7 This Wondrous Creation


For His invisible attributes, that is, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen since the creation of the world, being understood through what He has made… Romans 1:20 HCSB It seems that the Lord is bringing us as … Continue reading

#6 The Heavens Declare the Glory of God


Psalm 19:1-2 ESV A Psalm of David The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims His handiwork. Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. David considered the heavens and heard its message. What … Continue reading

#5 God’s Power and His Character


Romans 1:20 ESV For His invisible attributes, namely, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world,  in the things that have been made. So they are without excuse.  Two things we need … Continue reading

#4 Eternal Power and Sovereignty


Romans 1:20 NASB For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made, so that they are without excuse. God’s eternal power speaks of His … Continue reading

#3 His Eternal Power and Divine Nature


Romans 1:19-20 NASB …because that which is known about God is evident within them; for God made it evident to them. For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through … Continue reading

#2 Human Logic and Knowing God


Romans 1:18b-19 ESV …who by their unrighteousness suppress the truth. For what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown it to them. Our human logic has its own unconscious conclusions that exclude God and … Continue reading

#1 God IS God


Romans 1:18 NASB For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men who suppress the truth in unrighteousness, because that which is known about God is evident within them; for God made it evident … Continue reading

The Lost Way Makes Way for Sovereignty


“How much power does God have? Does He have power over all evil? Do I have power to thwart Him? Is my weakness too much for His power to transform me? Is my strength too strong for Him to conquer? … Continue reading

#41 Jesus Lived in Unbroken Worship


Reading 1 John 4:7-8 NLT Anyone who loves…knows God…for God is love.  Jesus lived in unbroken worship of His Father. He received everything from the Father’s hand with love. He loved all God gave Him, and He loved God through … Continue reading

#40 Giving Thanks in All Things


1 Thessalonians 5:18 AMPC Thank [God] in everything [no matter what the circumstances may be, be thankful and give thanks], for this is the will of God for you [who are] in Christ Jesus [the Revealer and Mediator of that … Continue reading

#39 Love Sends the Cross


Luke 9:23 NASB And He was saying to them all, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me.” The Cross is the real issue in every crunch of … Continue reading