Tag - Repentance

The 4 Corners Of True Fulfillment

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Isaiah 30:15 This is what the Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel, says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it. O-bservation: In this passage Isaiah gave Israel "The 4 Corners of Fulfillment." He said (1) Repentance and (2) Rest were the keys to SALVATION and in (3) Quietness and (4) Trust is our STRENGTH. A-pplication: Unfortunately, at this time in Israel's history the people of Israel were not buying "The 4 Corners of Fulfillment," offered by the Lord. They had better ideas....

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The Sinner Who Wasn’t Sorry

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Exodus 10:17 Now forgive my sin once more and pray to the Lord your God to take this deadly plague away from me. O-bservation: These are the words of the Pharaoh of Egypt to Moses and his brother Aaron were being used of God to wrest the people of Israel from his control. This was now the eighth plague that God had brought upon Egypt as punishment for what they had done to God's people. Finally, like had happened the previous seven plagues, Pharaoh said, “I beg you, I have sinned against your God and...

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Lord Says It All

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Acts 9:5 “Who are you, Lord?” Saul asked. “I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting,” he replied. O-bservation: Saul, who was later renamed Paul by the Lord, was on his way to Damascus to arrest Christians for rebelling against Judaism. On that road, he saw a bright light that blinded him, and he was knocked off of his feet by this light. He heard this loud voice from heaven say, “Saul, Saul, why do you persecute me?” That’s when Saul said, “Who are you Lord?” A-pplication: I’ve often preached from this passage over the course of my...

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The Lioness Cried

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Ezekiel 19:1-2 “Take up a lament concerning the princes of Israel 2 and say: “‘What a lioness was your mother among the lions! She lay down among them and reared her cubs. O-bservation: This whole chapter of Ezekiel 19 is a lament or a cry over the young princes of Israel. Yet, when the prophet speaks of Israel, he’s really speaking of the nation of Judah at that time or the Jewish nation. The lioness in this chapter is Judah, the Jewish nation. The young princes are the kings that followed Josiah, who was the...

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How Could I Have Been So Stupid?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Jeremiah 31:19 After I strayed, I repented; after I came to understand, I beat my breast. I was ashamed and humiliated because I bore the disgrace of my youth. O-bservation: This is the corporate prayer of the people of Israel prophesied by Jeremiah. He saw a day when the Lord would bring them back to their homeland from their captivity. As he saw them, he heard them speak in unison these words which included, “After I had run from God in sin I finally repented. When I realized what I had done I beat my...

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