Daily Devotional

Daily Devotional

A grain of wheat must die

John 12:20-26 A Grain of Wheat Must Die 20-21 There were some Greeks in town who had come up to worship at the Feast. They approached Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee: “Sir, we want to see Jesus. Can you help us?” 22-23 Philip went and told Andrew. Andrew and Philip[…]

The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands

Genesis 15:1-6 God’s Covenant with Abram 15 After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Fear not, Abram, I am your shield; your reward shall be very great.” 2 But Abram said, “O Lord God, what will you give me, for I continue childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of[…]

Leaving a positive legacy is our act of worship

Genesis 15:2-4 2 But Abram said, “Sovereign Lord, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who will inherit my estate is Eliezer of Damascus?” 3 And Abram said, “You have given me no children; so a servant in my household will be my heir.” 4 Then the word of the Lord came to him: “This man will[…]

God is pleased with Abraham’s courage, loyalty and mercy

Genesis 14:18-24 18 And Melchizedek king of Salem brought out bread and wine. (He was priest of God Most High.) 19 And he blessed him and said, “Blessed be Abram by God Most High,     Possessor of heaven and earth; 20 and blessed be God Most High,     who has delivered your enemies into your hand!” And Abram gave him a[…]

Forgiveness rescues those who have dishonoured us

Genesis 14:1-16 Abram Rescues Lot 14 In the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of Goiim, 2 these kings made war with Bera king of Sodom, Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (that is, Zoar). 3 And all[…]

Prioritising people made in God’s image is the highest form of worship

Genesis 13:12-18 12 Abram settled in the land of Canaan, while Lot settled among the cities of the valley and moved his tent as far as Sodom. 13 Now the men of Sodom were wicked, great sinners against the Lord. 14 The Lord said to Abram, after Lot had separated from him, “Lift up your eyes and look[…]

Abraham has learnt to people before property and prosperity

Genesis 13:5-11 5 And Lot, who went with Abram, also had flocks and herds and tents, 6 so that the land could not support both of them dwelling together; for their possessions were so great that they could not dwell together, 7 and there was strife between the herdsmen of Abram’s livestock and the herdsmen of[…]