Tag - Please

Please Lord

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 85:6 Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you? O-bservation: This plea from the Psalmist to our wonderful Lord is for Revival. His desperate cry is that if God would only revive His people, they themselves could know what real joy is. A-pplication: The thing that holds a marriage together many times is raw, loving emotion, where you just can't seem to get enough of each other. There is so much strife and turmoil. If that's not happening, real boredom is. But when loving emotion is there, it's like the relationship...

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Once You Find Out, Do It!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Ephesians 5:10 And find out what pleases the Lord. O-bservation: Perhaps no one in the New Testament wanted to please the Lord more than the Apostle Paul. While teaching the young Christians in Ephesus by way of letter, he encouraged them to find out what pleases Jesus. A-pplication: As a young man dating my future wife-to-be, Robyn, I made it a point to list the things that made her happy. Through the years, I've tried to do the things that please her the most. However, even though I know what pleases her I sometimes do the very...

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Jesus Please Come Quick

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 38:22 Come quickly to help me, my Lord and my Savior. O-bservation: We really don't know what was happening to King David at this time. What we do know is that he was petitioning the Lord to come quick! He needed help NOW! A-pplication: Have you ever just needed Jesus right NOW?! Maybe it it was a child who was deathly ill or a neighbor who just wouldn't stop taunting you. Perhaps the bills piled up to the point that you were in jeopardy of losing your house. Could it be there was a diagnosis that...

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It’s Impossible to Please Everyone!

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Matthew 11:18-19 For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, “He has a demon.” The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, “Here is a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners.” But wisdom is proved right by her deeds. O-bservation: Jesus was speaking to the crowd that gathered, and he talked to them about John the Baptist. He told them, “When John’s ministry was captivating all of you, he never ate or drank, and you said of him, ‘This man has a demon.’ Then when...

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The ONE I Want To Please

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: John 5:30 By myself I can do nothing; I judge only as I hear, and my judgment is just, for I seek not to please myself but him who sent me. O-bservation: These are the words of Jesus. In this passage, He tells us that His source of strength and productivity is not of His own making but comes from God Almighty. Jesus then said, “The One I Want To Please is My Father, the one who sent me.” A-pplication: More and more each day, “The One I Want To Please” is the Lord. Don’t get me...

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