Monthly Archives: July 2018

Second Best

My younger daughter and I were out running errands, and next to one of the businesses we visited was a preppy little coffee shop with an intriguing name – Second Best Coffee.  Being a recent convert to coffee, Amy suggested … Continue reading

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Justified Disobedience

  “You don’t go from being John Boy (Walton) to Charles Manson overnight.” (Prosecuting Attorney in the Robert Courtney case).  In 1999, Kansas City pharmacist, Robert Courtney, pledged $1 million to his church’s building fund.  That pledge would later become … Continue reading

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Turn to Me

There is no other name under heaven by which men must be saved (Acts 4:12)! (To receive free daily devotions via email, subscribe at:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/blogs—daily-devotions.html. For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/books.html).  

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Higher Thoughts and Ways

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. 9 “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.” (Isaiah 55:8-9)  … Continue reading

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Take it to the Bank!

Not one of all the Lord’s good promises to Israel failed; every one was fulfilled. (Joshua 21:45)  Decades earlier, God had vowed to Moses that when He led His children out of Egypt, they would one day settle in a … Continue reading

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Bible Buffet

  All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness… (2 Timothy 3:16) It’s a favorite for preachers and bible teachers, because if it’s not true, we really have nothing to preach or teach … Continue reading

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Arms or Ark?

  Saul said to Ahijah, “Bring the ark of God.” (At that time it was with the Israelites.)  While Saul was talking to the priest, the tumult in the Philistine camp increased more and more.  So Saul said to the … Continue reading

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Always Enough

  “Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke?  Is it not to share your food … Continue reading

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“Faithing” Forwards

  Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. (Soren Kierkegaard)  When we were kids, we were probably all asked the question, “If you could be an animal, which one would you like to be?”  (Remember … Continue reading

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With Us

  God is not playing hide and seek with us – if we seek Him, we’ll find Him!  He actually wants to be with us! (To receive free daily devotions via email, subscribe at:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/blogs—daily-devotions.html. For more information about the … Continue reading

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