Rising from the Ashes (Part 1 of 2)

I often marvel at God’s graciousness and wisdom in using our foolishness, lack of foresight, and even sin to His glory. Be it through Scripture, the reading of biographies, or from personal experiences this truth is readily visible to any who would ponder such a thought. Why would a good, pure, and holy God care […]

Don’t Waste Your Weaknesses (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Genesis 17-18. (Context: Abram and Sarai are promised a son, to be called Isaac. Skepticism ensues  of course, seeing that they are 99 and 89, respectively. God also changes their names from Abram and Sarai, to Abraham and Sarah. Circumcision is instituted in Abraham’s household, separating his household as God’s Household, and future Nation. Lastly, […]

Blame Yourself! (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Revelation 10-11. (Context: In between the 6th and 7th “trumpet” sounding, a strange parenthesis appears, where John is given a small scroll to eat. Much has been made of this, likely rightly so, but to me a certain mystery shrouds this chapter and the next. In part, it is on purpose, for this small scroll has […]