Tag - Ready

Jesus Is More Ready To Help You Than You Know

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Isaiah 65:24 Before they call I will answer; while they are still speaking I will hear. O-bservation: This was a prophetic word that our blessed Savior spoke through the prophet Isaiah. He spoke it concerning a future time when the people of Israel would return to their spiritual senses and call upon His name. He made it quite clear that even before they call on His name, He will answer them. Then He said, “While they are still speaking, I will hear them.” A-pplication: How many times, when you were just a child, did your parent...

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ALWAYS Be Ready

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: 1 Peter 3:15 But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect. O-bservation: The Apostle Peter told all of us who follow Jesus to “ALWAYS Be Ready” to give an answer as to why we have such hope when people ask us the question. But when we do give our answer, we must do it with gentleness and respect. A-pplication: What would happen if every time someone asked...

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Am I Ready?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Amos 4:12c Prepare to meet your God. O-bservation: If ever there was a prophet who came from almost nowhere, it was Amos. His prophecies against Israel are alarming. Yes, he did die a violent death at the hands of his adversaries for what he preached. Even today, people would most likely want him silenced. He reminded the people of Israel of the times God had severely judged them. However, even then they would not repent. Because of all of this rejection of the most high God, Amos said, “Prepare to meet your God!” A-pplication: As I...

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Are YOU Ready

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 13:18b The Israelites went up out of Egypt ready for battle. O-bservation: As the Israelites were leaving Egypt, God did not lead the people on the shortest route because it meant they might encounter the Philistines. Instead He took them a different way that was longer because He didn’t want them to have to face physical conflict immediately. However, they did leave Egypt READY FOR BATTLE. A-pplication: Whenever I’ve read this passage through the years, I’ve pondered as to how in the world as slaves the Israelites could have left Egypt ready for battle? In...

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Stay Ready

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Matthew 24:44 So you also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him. O-bservation: Jesus gave His Disciples a series of signs that would signify His soon and triumphant return to earth. Just before He concluded, He said that they, and we, should be ready at all times because no one knows the exact hour He will return. A-pplication: Over two thousand years have passed since Jesus made this statement. Even in the Church’s darkest hour, there has always been a remnant of Believers who...

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