Author - Rich Wilkerson

Anchored in Faith

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 27:25 So keep up your courage, men, for I have faith in God that it will happen just as he told me. O-bservation: Here, Paul encourages the sailors and crew aboard the ship during a treacherous storm. He expresses his unwavering faith in God's promises, believing that everything will unfold just as God had assured him. A-pplication: Like Paul, we face storms in life that threaten to overwhelm us. However, Paul's unwavering faith serves as an example for you and for me. We can find strength and courage in trusting God's promises, knowing that He...

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Divine Blessing and Protection

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Numbers 6:24-26 The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. O-bservation: In these verses, God provides a specific blessing for the Israelites through Aaron and his sons, the priests. This blessing is threefold: first, a prayer for God's blessing and protection; second, a desire for God's favor and grace to shine upon them; and third, a request for God's peace to be with them. A-pplication: This priestly blessing reveals God's heart for His...

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When You’ve Done Nothing Wrong, You Can Preach The Word With Authority!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 25:8 Then Paul made his defense: “I have done nothing wrong against the Jewish law or against the temple or against Caesar.” O-bservation: Paul was on his way to Jerusalem and didn’t know what awaited him there. But it’s for sure neither the Jewish or Roman rulers wanted him to go there. Along the way they stopped in Caesarea, and there Paul was able to witness and share the gospel with two Roman governors and King Herod Agrippa of that region. A-pplication: Paul’s ultimate goal was to get to Rome before he died and encourage the...

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The Gospel Is Not Always Convenient

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 24:25 As Paul talked about righteousness, self-control, and the judgment to come, Felix was afraid and said, “That’s enough for now! You may leave. When I find it convenient, I will send for you. O-bservation: Paul had been taken to the beautiful seaside-city known as Caesarea, to await his sentencing for a myriad of trumpt up charges by the Jews. The governor of that region was named Felix. Oftentimes he would hear Paul’s testimony in many travels, as Paul was always testifying of the grace of the Lord Jesus. On one occasion, Paul...

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I Haven’t Even Finished Last Year’s Yet!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Leviticus 26:3,10 If you will follow my decrees and are careful to obey my commands, you will still be eating last year’s harvest when you will have to move it out to make room for the new. O-bservation: Here God tells his people that if they will just follow his laws and obey his decrees, he will make their harvests so large that they’ll still be eating last year’s supply, when the new arrives. A-pplication: I want to make it clear right here. Obedience is the fastest route home. Disobedience presents itself as a short-cut. If you...

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