Day 4/23 – The Spoiled Child

His Spirit  – 1 Corinthians 3:16 (ESV)  “Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you?”  1 Corinthians 3:16 “If you understand that there are eternal consequences for temporal behavior, even for those secure in Christ, you will fear.  Grace does not eliminate accountability. The absence of fear indicates a misunderstanding of… [More…]

Day 4/7 – Lamentations

Fellowship – Matthew 18:20 (ESV)“For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them.” Matthew 18:20 “By His grace, God has ordained that this life cannot satisfy.  When we place our hope in it we enter the path of self-destruction.”   Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++ A history of these Daily Devotions can… [More…]

Day 3/17 – A Time of Testing II

7  Philippians 4:8 “Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.”  7  Philippians 4:8 “A god who is all love,… [More…]

Day 3/12 – Fear and Grace

Good Works Matthew 5:16 (ESV) In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven.  Matthew 5:16 “Everything you go through as a Christian is a training exercise behind which God has a divine purpose. He did not… [More…]

Day 2/12 – Mercy and Truth

His Peace  – 1 Peter 4:7 (ESV)  “The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers.”  1 Peter 4:7 “Nothing you ever do for God can act as a substitute for a life of obedience.”  Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++ This email contains, sequentially: Memory Verse (above), Daily… [More…]

Day 1/31 – Seeing God Clearly

Salvation Not by Works  – Titus 3:5 (ESV)  “He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to His own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit,”  Titus 3:5 “You can easily become obsessive of that which God gives you, forgetting that He gave it to you to… [More…]

Day 1/30 – The Man Who Talked Too Much

Salvation Not by Works  – Ephesians 2:8-9 (ESV)  “For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.”  Ephesians 2:8-9 You seek to please others for Jesus’ sake, but only in so far as you… [More…]

Day 1/27 – Delivered From Sin

Sin’s Penalty  – Hebrews 9:27 (ESV)  “And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment,”  Hebrews 9:27 “…manipulation angers God; it is a manifestation of not trusting Him.”  Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++ This email contains, sequentially: Memory Verse (above), Daily Devotion from “Thoughts From The Diary of A Desperate Man”… [More…]