Daily Devotionals

The Sin of Deceit

July 16, 2015 “Now it came about, when Isaac was old and his eyes were too dim to see, that he called his older son Esau and said to him, “My son.” And he said to him, “Here I am.” 2Isaac said, “Behold now, I am old and I do not know the day of my death. 3″Now ...

Is God Enough?

July 15, 2015 In the course of time, Isaac and Rebekah had two sons, Esau and Jacob. They were twins. As they grew, Isaac showed preference to Esau because he was a hunter and Rebekah showed preference for Jacob. One day as Jacob was cooking a pot of stew, Esau came in from the fields having been hunting ...

Clearly From the Lord

July 14, 2015 It was time for Abraham to find a suitable wife for his son Isaac. They were living in a strange land among strange people who were not worshipers of Abraham’s God. Abraham made his servant promise he would travel back to Abraham’s home land to seek a wife for Isaac. As the servant traveled he ...

The Lord Provides

July 13, 2015 It is the name of that Abraham gave to the mountain of sacrifice after God stopped Abraham from killing Isaac his son. For a long time afterward Israelites continued with a saying, “On the mountain of the Lord it will be provided”. God does provide for us as He has promised. Jesus spoke about God’s ...

Giving God Everything

July 12, 2015 “Now it came about after these things, that God tested Abraham, and said to him, “Abraham!” And he said, “Here I am.” 2He said, “Take now your son, your only son, whom you love, Isaac, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains ...

Living By Faith

July 11, 2015 Abraham (Abram at this time) had obeyed God in everything and in every way. God had made great promises to him including the promise involving his family. However, Sarah (Sarai) was barren and had given him no children. God promised Abraham that he would have children. Abraham asked how this would be possible because Sarah ...

It Looked Good

July 10, 2015 In Genesis 13:1-18 we read of the story of Lot and the city of Sodom and Gomorrah. Abraham and his nephew Lot were very wealthy and had large herds and flocks of animals. So large that their herdsmen were starting to quarrel over the rights to the land were their flocks and herd grazed. Abraham, ...

Get Up and Go

July 9, 2015 “Now the LORD said to Abram, “Go forth from your country, And from your relatives And from your father’s house, To the land which I will show you; 2 And I will make you a great nation, And I will bless you, And make your name great; And so you shall be a blessing; ...

One Voice

July 8, 2015 In Genesis 11:1-9 we read of the Tower of Babel wherein God confused the language of the people to accomplish His will that the people would spread out over the earth. The people had decided to build a large tower that would reach high into the sky and there they would stay and make ...

Sacrifices Unto God

July 7, 2015 Finally, the rains had stopped after forty days and nights, the waters quit rising after cresting some 22 feet above the highest peak, and Noah and his family were in the ark for over a year. God had a wind blow over the earth to dry it out. Upon God’s instruction, Noah and his family ...