Devotionals

Devotion for Week of September 10, 2012 - THE FIRST BLACK AMERICAN MISSIONARY TO AFRICA

First Black Missionary Sent Forth from America

 

Luke 4:18, “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised,”

Devotion for Week of August 27, 2012 - OF THE TWO: WHOSE WILL LAST?

OF THE TWO: WHOSE WILL LAST?

Isaiah 40:8, “The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.”

THOMAS PAINE came to these shores as an immigrant in 1787.  His gift of writing lifted him from poverty and obscurity to fame.  He inspired the American colonists to rise up against England and achieve their independence during the American Revolution.

Devotion for Week of August 13, 2012 - "DO YOU LOVE JESUS?"

DO YOU LOVE JESUS?        

Deut. 6:5, “And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.”

Deut. 11:1, “Therefore thou shalt love the Lord thy God, and keep his charge, and his statutes, and his judgments, and his commandments, alway.”

Devotion for Week of August 6, 2012 - FROM THE SYNAGOGUE TO THE SAVIOUR

FROM THE SYNAGOGUE TO THE SAVIOUR!

John 5:24, “Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.”

John 8:31, “Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed;”

Devotion for Week of July 30, 2012 - "PRAISE GOD FROM WHOM ALL BLESSINGS FLOW"

"PRAISE GOD FROM WHOM ALL BLESSINGS FLOW"

Luke 19:37, “And when he was come nigh, even now at the descent of the mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works that they had seen;”

Chaplain Wm. S. Lacy of the 47th N.C. related this story while the Army of Northern Virginia was in a defensive position near Richmond.

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