Author Archives: The Teachable Heart

About The Teachable Heart

A Teachable Heart, as described in Mark 4:20, is 'good soil' that hears and understands God's Word, accepts it as His revealed truth, and applies it to produce fruit. Learn more about the ministry at: www.TheTeachableHeart.com

Unfailing Love

Noting comforts like the unfailing love of God! (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). Advertisements

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Still Hope

As the saying goes, “drastic times call for drastic measures.”  Certainly the measures taken by Israel upon their return from exile in Babylon were drastic.  But then again, so were the times. Decades earlier, Israel had been deported because of … Continue reading

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From Darkness to Light

I smiled as my head hit the pillow.  Due to a change in my morning schedule, my time in God’s Word was relegated to bedtime.  Ordinarily, I prefer to read in the morning so I can focus on what I’ve … Continue reading

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A Purse With Holes

You earn wages, only to put them in a purse with holes in it. (Haggai 1:6) Man, who hasn’t experienced the truth of that verse?!  Many people know the discomfort of having way too much month left at the end of … Continue reading

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Broken Down Love

If you see the donkey of one who hates you lying down under its burden, you shall refrain from leaving him with it; you shall rescue it with him. (Exodus 23:5, ESV) It’s an easy verse to overlook because donkeys … Continue reading

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Leaky Love

We leak what we love; I wanna leak Jesus. (Bob Geoff) It’s common sense I suppose.  We fill ourselves up on the things that we love, and what we’re full of will inevitably spill out.  What’s inside comes tumbling out … Continue reading

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No Satisfaction

But all this gives me no satisfaction as long as I see that Jew Mordecai sitting at the king’s gate. (Esther 5:13) Haman was quite a guy.  Only King Xerxes had greater power in all Persia.  Haman had great wealth, … Continue reading

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