Daily Devotionals

Hall of Faith Week 8 Monday

You will become pregnant and give birth to a son, and his hair must never be cut. For he will be dedicated to God as a Nazirite from birth. He will begin to rescue Israel from the Philistines.” Judges 13:5 I recently had the opportunity to play Top Golf. It was great fun, but I learned...

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Hall of Faith Week 7 Saturday

The seventh time around, as the priests sounded the long blast on their horns, Joshua commanded the people, “Shout! For the Lord has given you the town!” Joshua 6:16 The people of Israel were in quite a predicament in Joshua 6, and they certainly looked a little bit crazy to the...

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Hall of Faith Week 7 Friday

But the Lord said to Joshua, “I have given you Jericho, its king, and all its strong warriors. You and your fighting men should march around the town once a day for six days. Joshua 6:2-3 Growing up, group projects in my classes were always my least favorite. I never enjoyed relying...

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Hall of Faith Week 7 Thursday

It was by faith that Rahab the prostitute was not destroyed with the people in her city who refused to obey God. For she had given a friendly welcome to the spies. Hebrews 11:32 The other day I was eating at a restaurant and found myself frustrated with my waiter. The food was cold when it...

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Hall of Faith Week 7 Wednesday

Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the instructions Moses gave you. Do not deviate from them, turning either to the right or to the left. Then you will be successful in everything you do. Joshua:1:7 In general, most people do not like being told what to do. As people grow and...

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Hall of Faith Week 7 Tuesday

Moses my servant is dead. Therefore, the time has come for you to lead these people, the Israelites, across the Jordan River into the land I am giving them. Joshua 1:2 Imagine this situation. You have been the second in charge for 40 years. You and your friend were the only ones from the...

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Hall of Faith Week 7 Monday

Look! He has placed the land in front of you. Go and occupy it as the Lord, the God of your ancestors, has promised you. Don’t be afraid! Don’t be discouraged! Deuteronomy 1:21 Several years ago, I had the incredible privilege to go to Israel. While there, I spent some time in the...

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Hall of Faith Week 6 Saturday

When the people of Israel saw the mighty power that the Lord had unleashed against the Egyptians, they were filled with awe before him. They put their faith in the Lord and in his servant Moses. Exodus 14:31 Most of us know the desperation of driving an older car, crossing our fingers that our...

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Hall of Faith Week 6 Friday

The Lord himself will fight for you. Just stay calm. Exodus 14:14 One of my new hobbies is working on puzzles. I am not great at them, but they are challenging and fun for me to complete. I recently decided to introduce my five-year-old nephew Owen to a puzzle, and it was going well for a...

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Hall of Faith Week 6 Thursday

When I raise my powerful hand and bring out the Israelites, the Egyptians will know that I am the Lord. Exodus 7:5 I have always felt like time flies by. One minute you are drinking hot chocolate by a Christmas tree, and the next, you are applying sunscreen in the heat of summer. It is a...

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