Tag - Good News

It’s My Promise And Your Promise Too

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Isaiah 59:21 “As for me, this is my covenant with them,” says the Lord. “My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will always be on your lips, on the lips of your children and on the lips of their descendants—from this time on and forever,” says the Lord. O-bservation: This was God’s promise to the people of Israel still held captive in Babylon. At a time when there appeared to be no hope whatsoever, God used his prophet to proclaim...

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Good Morning And Good News!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Isaiah 61:1a The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. O-bservation: These were the words of Isaiah spoken in his day, long before the birth of Jesus. I’m sure Isaiah spoke them concerning himself and what God was doing in his own life as a prophet. Yet 700 years later this particular prophecy was also used by Jesus to let the people know that He (Jesus) was the fulfillment of this prophecy. A-pplication: Every real “Jesus Follower” believes that this prophecy from...

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You Do What You Gotta Do!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Corinthians 9:12b But we did not use this right. On the contrary, we put up with anything rather than hinder the gospel of Christ. O-bservation: St. Paul argued in this chapter for a minister of the Gospel receiving their fair share financially for the work accomplished. But then he said, “We have a right to such compensation, but for us we chose to just put up with anything so that the Gospel would not be hindered in any way.” In other words, Paul was saying that whether paid or not paid we will...

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The Story Of Jesus Is Always Good News

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 8:35 Then Philip began with that very passage of Scripture and told him the good news about Jesus. O-bservation: The deacon known as Philip had been dispatched by the Holy Spirit to witness to a eunuch from the Queen of Ethiopia’s court. When he approached him in his chariot, the man was reading from the book of Isaiah, where the lamb is led to the slaughter. When the man asked Philip what it meant, he told him the Good News about Jesus. A-pplication: It really doesn’t matter when, where, how, or to whom you tell...

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I Wish I Didn’t Have To Tell You This

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Hebrews 9:27 Just as people are destined to die once, and after that to face judgment. O-bservation: The Apostle who wrote the book of Hebrews brought up a subject that no one likes to talk about. Death and Judgement. Here he tells us that EVERY ONE of us will face these two events in the future. A-pplication: To be honest, “I Wish I Didn’t Have To Tell You This.” But, if you’re going to trust me to give you the “Good News,” there’s always two sides to the coin. One day you and I are going...

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