Devotionals

Devotion for the Week of June 13, 2016 - AN OLD MAN AND A BUCKET OF SHRIMP

AN OLD MAN AND A BUCKET OF SHRIMP

Judges 6:13, And Gideon said unto him, Oh my Lord, if the LORD be with us, why then is all this befallen us? and where be all his miracles which our fathers told us of, saying, Did not the LORD bring us up from Egypt? but now the LORD hath forsaken us, and delivered us into the hands of the Midianites.”

Devotion for the Week of June 6, 2016 - SHOULD CHRISTIANS - OR MINISTERS - RUN FOR ELECTED OFFICE?

SHOULD CHRISTIANS - OR MINISTERS - RUN FOR ELECTED OFFICE?
by Rev. John Witherspoon

Isaiah 9:6, “For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.”

Devotion for the Week of May 2, 2016 - BEING READY TO PREACH

BEING READY TO PREACH

 
2 Timothy 4:2,
“Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.”
 
To the Confederate Army must go the distinction of having the first colored chaplain service white troops.  He may, indeed, have been the first colored chaplain to see service in America. 
 

Devotion for the Week of April 4, 2016 - HE REJECTED THE TITLE “DOCTOR” FOR “BROTHER”

HE REJECTED THE TITLE “DOCTOR” FOR “BROTHER”

Romans 12:3, “For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.”

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