Devotionals

Devotion for the Week of April 15, 2013 - LINCOLN IMPOSES FIRST FEDERAL INCOME TAX:

LINCOLN IMPOSES FIRST FEDERAL INCOME TAX:

2 Kings 23:35, “And Jehoiakim gave the silver and the gold to Pharaoh; but he taxed the land to give the money according to the commandment of Pharaoh: he exacted the silver and the gold of the people of the land, of every one according to his taxation, to give it unto Pharaoh-nechoh.”  

Today is April 15, more commonly known as “income tax” day.  As you struggle, fuss and even fume with filling out your income tax return here is a little history that might interest you.

Devotion for the Week of March 18, 2013 - AMERICA TURNS TO GOVERNMENT INSTEAD OF GOD

AMERICA TURNS TO GOVERNMENT INSTEAD OF GOD

Psalm 104:13-14, “He watereth the hills from his chambers: the earth is satisfied with the fruit of thy works. [14] He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food out of the earth:”  

Devotion for the Week of March 11, 2013 - THE DEATH OF A SOLDIER IN GRAY – A SHILOH STORY

 

THE DEATH OF A SOLDIER IN GRAY – A SHILOH STORY

Psalm 6:2, “Have mercy upon me, O Lord; for I am weak: O Lord, heal me; for my bones are vexed.”

This story first appeared in the Paducah Herald newspaper date unknown, about an incident at the Battle of Shiloh, author unknown.

Devotion for the Week of February 18, 2013 - GOD GAVE AMERICA THE GIFT OF CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

God Gave America the Gift of Christian Education

Exodus 18:20, “And thou shalt teach them ordinances and laws, and shalt shew them the way wherein they must walk, and the work that they must do.”   

Psalm 25:5, “Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.”

Psalm 34:11, “Come, ye children, hearken unto me: I will teach you the fear of the Lord.”   

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