Monthly Archives: March 2019

Whom Shall We Fear?

The Lord has saved us, and He lights our way – what is left to fear? (To receive free daily devotions via email, sign up at:  https://theteachableheart.com/classrooms-%26-devotions.  For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit: https://theteachableheart.com/books.) … Continue reading

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Gracious Giving

In Psalm 37, David compares and contrasts the righteous and the wicked man.  By definition, the righteous are those who have a right standing with God – they are not perfect, but they are generally just and ethical with regard … Continue reading

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Nickels and Noses

Balak and Balaam – unless you’ve read through the book of Numbers you may have never heard their names.  Balak was the king of Moab, one of Israel’s enemies.  Balaam was a prophet of God. One day, Balak got the … Continue reading

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Why the Apple Falls

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why. (Bernard Baruch) For many, faith seems to come somewhat easily.  Perhaps parents taught them the essentials of Christianity and they readily accepted them as truth.  The apple … Continue reading

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Thinking Forward

I look to the future because that’s where I’m going to spend the rest of my life. (George Burns) The man who once played “God” in the Oh God movies provided some great advice above.  (Good thing too since he … Continue reading

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Leave Some Behind

“Farm Harvest” by photographer Joyce Meyer (https://joycemeyer.me/); used with permission. When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. (Leviticus 23:22a) To be honest, that’s a … Continue reading

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Friendships over Friends?

The statement was equally bold and true.  Of the many wonderful things about the Casting Crowns concert my family attended, it was a comment made by lead man, Mark Hall, which stuck with me in the days that followed. As … Continue reading

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