Daily Devotionals

Campfire Stories: Week 4 - Tuesday

He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? Micah 6:8 (ESV) The prophet Micah spent the majority of his time in the book of Micah calling the people of Israel out for their sin against...

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Campfire Stories: Week 4 - Monday

Attention! Let all the people of the world listen! Let the earth and everything in it hear. The Sovereign Lord is making accusations against you; the Lord speaks from his holy Temple. Micah 1:2 Have you ever noticed how young children have a tendency to rebel against their parents? For example...

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Campfire Stories: Week 3 - Saturday

The Sovereign Lord is my strength! He makes me as surefooted as a deer, able to tread upon the heights. Habakkuk 3:19 In the 1992 summer Barcelona Olympics, Derek Redmond was running a 400-meter relay race when he suddenly tore his hamstring. He fell to the ground, stood back up, and began...

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Campfire Stories: Week 3 - Friday

I have heard all about you, Lord. I am filled with awe by Your amazing works. In this time of our deep need, help us again as you did in years gone by. And in Your anger, remember Your mercy. Habakkuk 3:2 My uncle loves to tell the story about hiking with me when I was four years old. I was on...

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Campfire Stories: Week 3 - Thursday

But the Lord is in his holy Temple. Let all the earth be silent before him. Habakkuk 2:20 In the fictional book, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, written by C.S. Lewis, a prophecy is made about the coming of a lion named Aslan to the land of Narnia: "Wrong will be made right, when Aslan...

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Campfire Stories: Week 3 - Wednesday

This vision is for a future time. It describes the end, and it will be fulfilled. If it seems slow in coming, wait patiently, for it will surely take place. It will not be delayed. Habakkuk 2:3 I really hate waiting. I have a confession to make. I often read the ending of books soon after I...

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Campfire Stories: Week 3 - Tuesday

O Lord my God, my Holy One, you who are eternal— surely you do not plan to wipe us out? O Lord, our Rock, you have sent these Babylonians to correct us, to punish us for our many sins. But you are pure and cannot stand the sight of evil. Will you wink at their treachery? Should you be...

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Campfire Stories: Week 3 - Monday

How long, O Lord, must I call for help? But you do not listen! "Violence is everywhere!" I cry, but you do not come to save. Habakkuk 1:2 When Amy Carmichael was a little girl in Ireland, she learned that she could ask God anything, and He would answer her prayer. As she thought about it, she...

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Campfire Stories: Week 2 - Saturday

Then King Balak demanded of Balaam, "What have you done to me? I brought you to curse my enemies. Instead, you have blessed them!" But Balaam replied, "I will speak only the message that the Lord puts in my mouth." Numbers 23:12 After Balaam repented, his logical next step was to obey God. This...

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Campfire Stories: Week 2 - Friday

Then Balaam confessed to the angel of the Lord, "I have sinned. I didn't realize you were standing in the road to block my way. I will return home if you are against my going." Numbers 22:34 "What do you say?" This is the phrase that I've heard many parents say after their child has been caught...

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