Contemplation Website Banner
 

group-hug
 

 
More to Life
Videos

 
More to Life
Events

 

 
More to Life
Sermoncasts


Devotions for Life

Christian Challenges

Today’s Verse: “All who live godly in Christ shall suffer persecution” (2 Tim. 2:12).

Christians, of course, enjoy an amazing number of benefits, most importantly that of salvation from their sins, the fellowship of brothers and sisters in Christ and the hope of heaven.


Read more...

Open Fear

Solomon noted that while evil men may lengthen their lives by wickedness, the wise path is to “fear God, to fear Him openly” (8:12).

Fearing God “openly” means to publicly fear Him. This is fear clearly demonstrated, exposed for the entire world to see. This point offers several lessons:


Read more...

“By Many Or By Few”

Today’s Bible Verse: “Perhaps the Lord will work for us, for the Lord is not restrained to save by many or by few” (2 Sam. 14:6).
As was often the case, Israel and the Philistines were at war. Jonathan and his armor bearer were about to engage some of the enemy in battle, but Jonathan didn’t know how strong the enemy was. But, Jonathan was confident that God would give them the victory even though there were only two on God’s side. He said to his armor bearer, “perhaps the Lord will work for us, for the Lord is not restrained to save by many or by few.”   Look at the confidence Jonathan expressed.

Read more...