Tag - Problem

That Age-Old Problem

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Galatians 3:3 Are you so foolish? After beginning by means of the Spirit, are you now trying to finish by means of the flesh? O-bservation: The Church at Galatia was battling the law vs. Spirit. They were challenged to go back to religion and the works of the flesh or continue with the ministry of Grace and the fresh working of the Holy Spirit in their lives. Paul challenged them not to return to their old religious ways of Judaism. It had failed them, yet it was comfortable for them, and so the Church...

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When Prophets Are The Problem

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Jeremiah 6:14 They dress the wound of my people as though it were not serious. "Peace, peace," they say, when there is no peace. O-bservation: The prophet Jeremiah, in this passage, railed against false priests and prophets who only told people what they wanted to hear and not what they needed. Jeremiah said to his fellow prophets, “You keep saying to the people there’s peace and more peace, and the truth is there’s NO PEACE!” A-pplication: It has been said, “It’s a dirty bird who messes in his own nest.” It means that if someone is...

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Is My Problem Just An Excuse?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 7:22 Moses was educated in all the wisdom of the Egyptians and was powerful in speech and action. O-bservation: Stephen was one of the first seven deacons appointed by the Apostles in the Early Church. When he spoke before the Sanhedrin, Israel's ruling religious order, he mentioned that Moses was a man of powerful SPEECH and wisdom. A-pplication: Everything in Stephen's speech is accurate except this one line that draws into question that premise. We remember that when God spoke to Moses at the burning bush, telling him to lead His people out of Egypt’s...

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