Devotional

After Forty Years

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 4:27 The Lord said to Aaron, “Go into the wilderness to meet Moses.” So he met Moses at the mountain of God and kissed him. O-bservation: “After Forty Years” of not seeing his brother Moses, God spoke to Aaron and said, “Go meet with Moses.” Earlier, Scripture tells us that God had told Moses to go back to Egypt to meet with the elders because the people who wanted to kill Moses were now dead. Moses obeyed the Lord, and as he was obedient, God brought his brother to help him. Moses and...

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For Those Who Grieve

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 1:12 But the more they were oppressed, the more they multiplied and spread; so the Egyptian’s came to dread the Israelites. O-bservation: For some four hundred years, the nation of Israel grew under the oppressive leadership of their enslavers, the Egyptians. The Egyptians used the Israelis to build giant storage cities. They were so driven to suppress the people of God that the Israelites grieved under this terrible oppression. However, the scripture tells us that the more the people of God suffered, the more they multiplied and spread. Consequently, they became a threat...

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Pastors And Churches

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Luke 20:46 Beware of the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and love to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at banquets. O-bservation: These are Jesus’ words to His disciples as He observed the actions of the teachers of the law in His day. He said they wanted to be held in high esteem and honored at every point by the people who were under their jurisdiction. He also said they wanted the...

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Bring Back The Holy

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Luke 19:45 When Jesus entered the temple courts, he began to drive out those who were selling. O-bservation: Remember, Jesus was only a few days away from crucifixion, and it was Passover week in Jerusalem. Jewish people from near and far had come to Jerusalem to offer sacrifices at this holy season. Many foreigners would have been there as well. Unfortunately, the exchange of money to buy cattle and sheep for sacrifice had turned into a selling frenzy, and perhaps Jesus saw the lack of HOLINESS in the process. So He began to turn...

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What Good Is Money If Dad Is Gone?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Genesis 44:30-31a So now, if the boy is not with us when I go back to your servant my father, and if my father, whose life is closely bound up with the boy’s life, sees that the boy isn’t there, he will die. O-bservation: Jacob had twelve sons, but only two of the sons were by way of his beloved wife Rachel—Joseph and Benjamin. In Jacob’s mind, Joseph had been killed by a wild animal. A lie told by Joseph’s brothers, who had sold him into bondage. Now Joseph, known to his brothers as...

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