Author - Rich Wilkerson

he Can’t Take What You Don’t GIVE him

S. O. A. P Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Ephesians 4:27 And do not give the devil a foothold. O-bservation: The Great Apostle warns every follower of Jesus, "Do not give the devil a foothold (a perch, a space, a niche, a place to stay) ... in your life ever." I added a few things there just so you know. A-pplication: The discussion leading up to and just after this particular directive has to do with issues like: tell the truth, get control of your anger, in place of stealing do something with your hands that is profitable. Watch what you say, don't let any...

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Mystery of Mysteries

S. O. A. P Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Ephesians 3:6 This mystery is that through the gospel the Gentiles are heirs together with Israel, members together of one body, and sharers together in the promise in Jesus Christ. O-bservation: In this 3rd chapter of the letter to the Ephesian Church, Paul addresses the mystery of the good news of Jesus Christ. And the mystery is the fact that everything Jesus had promised the house of Israel is now also fully promised to the Gentiles. Full "HEIR" Status! What used to be two separate entities is now one united body in Jesus Christ. A-pplication: This...

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I Beg To Differ

S. O. A. P Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Ecclesiastes 1:9 What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun. O-bservation: In an ancient time long, long ago, Solomon the wise man spoke of the nature of man and what man has done in the past and will do in the future. I believe Solomon spoke of the basic character flaws, the impact of sin, and that what man has struggled with in the past he will continue to struggle with in the future. So that there is nothing new that...

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Oh The Waiting

S. O. A. P Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 33:20 We wait in hope for the Lord; He is our help and our shield. O-bservation: At the height of David's reign, he had 1.3 million fighting men in his army. For many years, no one could come close to defeating King David's fighting force. And yet in this passage the King says, "We wait ... ALL of Israel waits in hope for the Lord. He's the one who helps us, He's the one who protects us." That was David's heart. A-pplication: Can you imagine overseeing a 1.3 million-man army in ancient times? The feeding...

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Where Are The Tremblers?

S. O. A. P Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: Proverbs 28:14 Blessed is the one who always trembles before God, but whoever hardens their heart falls into trouble. O-bservation: King Solomon says that anyone who trembles in the presence of God (has a fear of God or a Holy respect of God) will be blessed of God. He also says that when that doesn't happen, and they allow their hearts to be filled with arrogance, trouble is sure to follow. A-pplication: The writer of this passage did his writing, but in time failed to practice what he preached. Solomon was so blessed by God because...

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