Lord, I Pray, Bring Them Home

I am reading in Jeremiah 6. This is the second devotion the Lord is giving me from this passage today. The first, which covers verses 10-19 is titled, “It is to Them an Object of Scorn,” which can be read here: https://walkingwounded.blog/2022/01/28/it-is-to-them-an-object-of-scorn/. I am not going to go into the history of this passage again, … Continue reading Lord, I Pray, Bring Them Home

Watch Out for Flim-Flam Artists

John 10:1-5,10 ESV “Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber. But he who enters by the door is the shepherd of the sheep. To him the gatekeeper opens. The sheep hear his … Continue reading Watch Out for Flim-Flam Artists

Denying the Power and Authority of God

Psalms 14:1-3 ESV “The fool says in his heart, ‘There is no God.’ They are corrupt, they do abominable deeds; there is none who does good. “The Lord looks down from heaven on the children of man, to see if there are any who understand, who seek after God. “They have all turned aside; together … Continue reading Denying the Power and Authority of God

Come Out of Her, My People

An Open Letter to All Believers in Jesus Christ To all believers in Jesus Christ on the internet – on social media or in the blogging world or on Christian discussion sites, etc. Why is it that so many of you (perhaps primarily in America) will promote politicians and political parties and try to get … Continue reading Come Out of Her, My People

In the Midst of Liars

Psalms 57:1-3 ESV “Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me, for in you my soul takes refuge; in the shadow of your wings I will take refuge, till the storms of destruction pass by. I cry out to God Most High, to God who fulfills his purpose for me. He will send … Continue reading In the Midst of Liars

Many Empty Talkers and Deceivers

Titus 1:7-9 ESV “For an overseer, as God's steward, must be above reproach. He must not be arrogant or quick-tempered or a drunkard or violent or greedy for gain, but hospitable, a lover of good, self-controlled, upright, holy, and disciplined. He must hold firm to the trustworthy word as taught, so that he may be … Continue reading Many Empty Talkers and Deceivers

Theatre

An Original Work / November 18, 2021 Drama, drama, noise they’re making, Theatre, all for the taking, Cast their spells and brew their vermin, Cook their stew for all who’re list’ning. Trouble, trouble, always something, Worst is first and lies they’re mixing, Countless hours on same subject, Drive it home, that is the object. Keep … Continue reading Theatre

Like God, or Liked by Others?

Isaiah 43:8-13 ESV Bring out the people who are blind, yet have eyes, who are deaf, yet have ears! All the nations gather together, and the peoples assemble. Who among them can declare this, and show us the former things? Let them bring their witnesses to prove them right, and let them hear and say, … Continue reading Like God, or Liked by Others?

The Paths of all Who Forget God

Job 8:11-15 ESV “Can papyrus grow where there is no marsh? Can reeds flourish where there is no water? While yet in flower and not cut down, they wither before any other plant. Such are the paths of all who forget God; the hope of the godless shall perish. His confidence is severed, and his … Continue reading The Paths of all Who Forget God

The Battle for Truth is Intense

Psalms 11:1-3 ESV “In the Lord I take refuge; how can you say to my soul, ‘Flee like a bird to your mountain, for behold, the wicked bend the bow; they have fitted their arrow to the string to shoot in the dark at the upright in heart; if the foundations are destroyed, what can … Continue reading The Battle for Truth is Intense