Published September 1st, 2014 by

Our goal this month is escape from that thing that holds us captive.  Each devotional will encourage us toward success. Since confession is good for the soul, I confess to…

Read More Thirty Days Hath September

Published August 31st, 2014 by

It seems the Israelites weren’t good travellers. And they journeyed —- and the people became impatient (depressed, much discouraged), because [of the trials] of the way. And the people spoke…

Read More Travel Trials

Published August 30th, 2014 by

Why are we surprised that Sarah wants Hagar and Ishmael out of her life? (Genesis 21:10, AMP) Over the years, Abraham made it clear that she was expendable. He offered…

Read More Husbandly Shenanigans

Published August 29th, 2014 by

Watch out for people who are afraid of you. They aren’t rational. Here is God’s advice.  And command the Israelites, You are to pass through the territory of your kinsmen…

Read More Beware the Fearful

Published August 28th, 2014 by
Published August 27th, 2014 by

They prevent face-to-face conversation. They isolate us in rooms full of people. They interrupt meal/sleep times.  No wonder cellular phones are called cells. They hold us captive 24 hours a…

Read More Celling Yourself Short

Published August 26th, 2014 by

Moses had to translate God to the Israelites because they were afraid. And Moses called all Israel, and said to them, The Lord spoke with you face to face at…

Read More Got a Translator?

Published August 25th, 2014 by

When the Lord your God brings you into the land of Victory and Holiness which you are entering to possess and when he has plucked away the Depressed-ites, the Unbelieving-ites,…

Read More When the Ites Won’t Die

Published August 24th, 2014 by

What we think sets our body in motion and what our body decides, we obey.  [For being as he is] a man of two minds (hesitating, dubious, irresolute), [he is]…

Read More Doctor Jesus

Published August 23rd, 2014 by

Our community has been recycling green waste for months, but every now and again, I find myself tossing a banana peel into the garbage. It’s just years of bad habit. …

Read More Old Habits Die Hard