Tag - Be

BE Is An Action Word

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Leviticus 11:45 I am the Lord, who brought you up out of Egypt to be your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy. O-bservation: In this chapter, the Lord gave Moses and Aaron a list of which animals were clean and unclean. Those that were clean were to be eaten and those that were unclean were not to be a part of the Israeli’s diet. These Kosher laws were their way of responding with a HOLY approach to God. That’s why God said, “Therefore Be Holy, Because I Am Holy.” A-pplication: “BE Is An Action...

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Be The Blessing

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Genesis 30:27 But Laban said to him, “If I have found favor in your eyes, please stay. I have learned by divination that the Lord has blessed me because of you.” O-bservation: Jacob had worked fourteen years for his father-in-law, Laban. He was done, and wanted to be released. But Laban asked him to reconsider because Laban had discovered that he had been blessed and had prospered because of Jacob. A-pplication: When you are first of all a SERVANT of the most high God, everywhere you go people will be blessed because of you if they...

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He Did It, We Can TOO!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Ephesians 4:32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. O-bservation: St. Paul states the hard core fact that it was only through Christ's sacrifice that God was willing to forgive us. So it is because of Christ's sacrifice that we too are commanded to forgive others as well. A-pplication: Whenever the word "BE" is used in the New Testament it's meant as a directive from our Lord. The word "BE" prefaces this entire verse. When the Apostle says "Be kind and compassionate to one another," it's...

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Jesus Is My Audience

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Matthew 6:1a Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of others to be seen by them. O-bservation: In His timeless "Sermon on the Mount," Jesus said to all those who were, and who would in time become, "Followers of Jesus," watch out who you're playing to! In other words, are you living for the adoration of man or God? If your motive is to impress man, Jesus said there won't be any reward from The Almighty. A-pplication: This one verse is a huge challenge to our personal MOTIVES. An Old Testament Prophet tells us...

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