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Devotions for Life

“Who Can Be Against Us?”

“What shall we say then to these things? If God be with us, who can be against us? (Romans 8:31).

As I think on these words spoken by Paul, my thoughts go back to Joshua 14. Caleb is 85 years old and is facing the tremendous task of defeating the sons of Anak. Hear him as he says, “If the Lord will be with me, then I shall be able. . . ?” Hear the Psalmist as he tells us, “The Lord is on my side; I will not fear” (Ps. 118:6). Listen as the Psalmist says, “In God have I put my trust: I will not be afraid” (Ps. 56:11). What a soul stirring thought for you and I to entertain today.


What Does God Look Like

“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God” (I John 4:7).


John tells us that love is from God and those who love know God. We are to love one another. What does godly love look like? We are going to go to I Corinthians 13:4-8a and look at the characteristics of love.


Depression’s Darkness

“After this, opened Job his mouth” (Job 3:1).


America was five years into the Depression with its 25% unemployment rate when the owner of a car rental agency lost all assets when his bank failed with no federal bank insurance. A fire broke out in a showroom and reached the attic where the custodian – night watchman lived and died, a friend of the owner.