Tag - Chains

No Longer Slaves

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Leviticus 26:13 Do not take advantage of each other, but fear your God. I am the Lord your God. O-bservation: Here we see God Almighty reminding the Children of Israel of His great deliverance of them from the chains of Egyptian slavery. He reminds them that because of His loving kindness they are "No Longer Slaves," but can now walk with their heads held high. A-pplication: Pictures of prisoners from past wars, both men and women, are appalling. The movies that remind us of humans throughout the ages subjected to slavery are heart rending. In every...

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He Was Still Free!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 26:32 Agrippa said to Festus, “This man could have been set free if he had not appealed to Caesar.” O-bservation: Paul was in prison outside of Jerusalem in Caesarea and King Agrippa had given him a chance to defend himself. In the middle of his defense, Festus, the Treasurer of Judea, screamed and said, "Paul you are out of your mind!" The King, however, heard him out. King Agrippa concluded by saying to Festus, "If Paul hadn't appealed to Caesar, he could have been set free." A-pplication: This story warrants a discussion on what FREEDOM...

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