Daily Devotionals

Hall of Faith Week 11 Monday

But Ahab son of Omri did what was evil in the Lord’s sight, even more than any of the kings before him. And as though it were not enough to follow the sinful example of Jeroboam, he married Jezebel, the daughter of King Ethbaal of the Sidonians, and he began to bow down in worship of Baal...

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Hall of Faith Week 10 Saturday

David replied to the Philistine, "You come to me with sword, spear, and javelin, but I come to you in the name of the Lord of Heaven's Armies—the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied. 1 Samuel 17:45 My friend recently had trouble making changes to her plane ticket for an...

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Hall of Faith Week 10 Friday

Don't worry about this Philistine," David told Saul. "I'll go fight him!" 1 Samuel 17:32 David knew he had a calling on his life. He knew that God had anointed him as the next king of Israel. Although the only life he knew was the life of a shepherd, he looked for opportunities to step into...

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Hall of Faith Week 10 Thursday

Who is this pagan Philistine anyway, that he is allowed to defy the armies of the living God? 1 Samuel 17:19 There are a lot of voices we can listen to today. We can listen to voices from our favorite news channel, our favorite podcast, our favorite celebrities, or the voices of the people we...

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Hall of Faith Week 10 Wednesday

I have told you all this so that you may have peace in me. Here on earth, you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world." John 16:33 When we follow people on social media, we often assume that their lives are perfect. We see the vacations they are on...

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Hall of Faith Week 10 Tuesday

So as David stood there among his brothers, Samuel took the flask of olive oil he had brought and anointed David with the oil. And the Spirit of the Lord came powerfully upon David from that day on. Then Samuel returned to Ramah. 1 Samuel 16:13 Have you ever looked at yourself in a distorted...

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Hall of Faith Week 10 Monday

But the Lord said to Samuel, "Don't judge by his appearance or height, for I have rejected him. The Lord doesn't see things the way you see them. People judge by outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart." 1 Samuel 16:7 It can be easy to get caught up in appearance and status in this...

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Hall of Faith Week 9 Saturday

The Lord said to Gideon, “You have too many warriors with you. If I let all of you fight the Midianites, the Israelites will boast to me that they saved themselves by their own strength. Judges 7:2 We have been talking all week about Gideon. He was a man who had such courageous faith that...

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Hall of Faith Week 9 Friday

Then Gideon said to God, "If you are truly going to use me to rescue Israel as you promised, prove it to me in this way. I will put a wool fleece on the threshing floor tonight. If the fleece is wet with dew in the morning, but the ground is dry, then I will know that you are going to help me...

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Hall of Faith Week 9 Thursday

That night the Lord said to Gideon, “Take the second bull from your father’s herd, the one that is seven years old. Pull down your father’s altar to Baal, and cut down the Asherah pole standing beside it.  Then build an altar to the Lord your God here on this hilltop...

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