daily devotional

Living Light Daily Devotionals

Begin each day with an encouraging and enlightening word straight from the Scriptures.

 

23Jun 2017

“Because of the LORD’S great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness.” Lamentations 3:22-23 A woman was sound asleep when the telephone jarred her awake. She groggily answered the phone. “Hi!” exclaimed her peppy mother-in-law. She proceeded to rattle on about the busy day […]

22Jun 2017

“The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, but the LORD tests the heart.” Proverbs 17:3 Are you familiar with the process of purifying gold? The impurities are invisible from the outside, so the goldsmith must patiently and intentionally hold the gold over the hottest part of his fire, liquefying it. Only then […]

21Jun 2017

“So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in Him, rooted and built up in Him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.” Colossians 2:6-7 Avoiding cracks on the sidewalk, not opening an umbrella indoors, never breaking a mirror or walking under a ladder…these […]

20Jun 2017

“But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.” Matthew 6:6 It is interesting to note that when Jesus taught His disciples how to pray, he first taught them where to pray. This may […]

19Jun 2017

“Then I will rejoice in the Lord; I will delight in His deliverance.” Psalm 35:9 In this Psalm of David, he recognized the Lord’s salvation for his life and rested in the reassurance that God would deliver him from the enemies who rejoiced at his failures and scoffed at him. I cannot relate to bearing […]

16Jun 2017

“The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.” Proverbs 20:7 There are certain kinds of people that we need to teach our kids to handle with extreme caution. Solomon describes these people as “fools.” There are three Hebrew words used for the term, “fool.” One term refers to a hardheaded person who thinks […]