Tag - Pray

I Will Rise

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Micah 7:8 Do not gloat over me, my enemy! Though I have fallen, I will rise. Though I sit in darkness, the Lord will be my light. O-bservation: This is a very unique passage of scripture. The reason I say that is because in the previous chapter, the prophet Micah spoke for God and prophesied that God was lodging a charge against the sins of Israel. But now, in this chapter, the prophet Micah also speaks about Israel’s response to God’s accusations and to her enemies, most likely Babylon and Edom. “Don’t even think...

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It’s Time For Pastors To Pray

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Joel 2:17 Let the priest, who minister before the Lord, weep between the portico and the altar. Let them say, “Spare your people, Lord. Do not make your inheritance an object of scorn, a bad word among the nations. Why should they say among the people’s, ‘Where is their God?” O-bservation: Through the prophet Joel, God was preparing his people for what was to come. He told his people that it was time for the priests of God to weep in intercession between the porch and the altar in Solomon’s temple for revival to...

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Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Psalm 4:4 Tremble and do not sin; when you are on your beds, search your hearts and be silent. O-bservation: Kind David was a man who regularly poured his heart out to God at night. Many times, he anguishes in prayer at night through the Psalms. Here he says we should search our hearts and be quiet before the Lord at night. When he mentions trembling and not sinning, I believe he is speaking of discovering one’s failures and not blaming God for sin. A-pplication: When I was a little boy, and it was time for...

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