Tag - Promises

God’s Promises Are Kept

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Genesis 17:21 But my covenant I will establish with Isaac, whom Sarah will bear to you by this time next year. O-bservation: Abraham was a hundred years of age, and he was troubled about his promised son Isaac, who was not yet born. He was complaining that Ishmael, a child he’d had separate from God’s will, would live under God’s blessing too. So God told Abraham, “I will bless Ishmael, but the covenant will be with Isaac, whom Sarah your wife will bear to you about this time next year.” A-pplication: Never doubt God’s promise to...

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Promises Promises

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: John 13:38a Then Jesus answered, “Will you really lay down your life for me?” O-bservation: This was quite a discourse between Jesus and His disciples. He had told them that He was getting ready to leave them, and where He was going, they could not come. But then he said, “Later on, you will follow.” Peter replied, “Why can’t I come now, Lord? I’ll lay my life down for you!” Then Jesus said, “Will you really lay down your life for me?” A-pplication: This is a familiar passage to “Followers Of Jesus.” Peter promised to lay...

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It’s Going To Come Back To You

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Judges 16:22 But the hair on his head began to grow again after it had been shaved. O-bservation: This is the well-known story of Samson. God had promised Samson’s mother, while he was in the womb, that a razor should never touch his head. For as long as his hair was long, God would give him the strength that no man would ever have again. Then, in his adult years, Samson fell into sin with the wrong woman. She betrayed him, and her friends cut off Samson’s hair and put his eyes out. He...

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REALLY?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 24:7 Then he took the Book of the Covenant and read it to the people. They responded, “We will do everything the Lord has said; we will obey.” O-bservation: One day, during an intense religious ceremony ordered by the Lord, Moses took the Book of the Covenant and read it to the people. When Moses finished reading it, the people said, “We promise we will do everything that the Lord has commanded us. We will obey!” A-pplication: When you first read the people’s response, and you know how many times the people of Israel continually...

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Promises, Promises

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Matthew 26:35 But Peter declared, “Even if I have to die with you, I will never disown you.” And all the other disciples said the same. O-bservation: These were the words of Peter after Jesus had just told him that he, Peter, would deny Jesus three times that very night. Peter fired back that if it meant his very death with Jesus, he would never deny the Lord. And the rest of the disciples agreed with Peter that they wouldn’t deny the Lord either. A-pplication: When you read these words that are now over 2,000 years...

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