Category: devos

four thirty-five

it’s not often that i’m awake in the middle of the night. if i ever am at all, it’s brief and very quickly followed by further blessed sleep. i’ve heard of God waking people up to speak to them – to see a verse or to journal, etc. but it’s never been me! and yet Read More

nehemiah’s prayer

nehemiah’s heart went out to the people in jerusalem (because of their great trouble and shame?). he loved them so that he wept and mourned and fasted and prayed. for days. his heart is with the people,.. what a great testimony of his leadership.. that he wasn’t so far above them that he could actually Read More

nehemiah’s prayer

nehemiah’s heart went out to the people in jerusalem (because of their great trouble and shame?). he loved them so that he wept and mourned and fasted and prayed. for days. his heart is with the people,.. what a great testimony of his leadership.. that he wasn’t so far above them that he could actually Read More

wrestling in prayer

i am re-memorizing colossians. starting from the end this time – a technique one of my friends introduced me to so i thought i’d give it a try. as i was committing the final greeting to memory i was struck by a phrase i read about how epaphrus was caring for his friends. paul said Read More

the ultimate compliment

it’s after 11pm and i’m up (unusual) watching david letterman (really unusual). he’s featuring a comedian who does impersonations. i just watched him mimic john travolta, nicholas cage, al pacino, ray romano, bill cosby, and a few others i’d already forgotten before the commercial break. i thought it was kind of interesting that this man Read More

week five

another night of married couples’ study.. it was pretty good. this past week we went over the role of a man as laid out in the timothys and titus and the role of a woman as laid out in proverbs 31 (ah yes, the perfect wife scripture. yup. that would be the one). the study Read More

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