Day 5/20 – Skepticism and Faith

Purity  – Ephesians 5:3 (ESV)  “But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints.”  Ephesians 5:3 “The difference between a knife in the hand of an assassin and a surgeon is intent.  Both inflict severe pain.  You must decide whether God is an assassin or a surgeon.  But remember, your… [More…]

Day 4/24 – Perpetual War

His Spirit  – 1 Corinthians 2:12 (ESV)  “Now we have received not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, that we might understand the things freely given us by God.”  1 Corinthians 2:12 “If you respect God but do not fear Him, you will consider His commandments negotiable.”  Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++… [More…]

Day 4/15 – The Glory of God

Christ Paid the Penalty  – Romans 5:8 (ESV). “but God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.  Romans 5:8 “Trials are to see if you believe what you say you believe.” Tony Evans ——:///// +++ A history of these Daily Devotions can be found at: lylebrennan.com.  This email… [More…]

Day 4/11 – On Being A Prey

All Have Sinned  – Romans 3:23 (ESV)  “…for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,”  Romans 3:23 “You often hear people talking about the hypocrites and sinners in church.  You should no more expect good people in church than you should expect well people in hospitals.  Believers gather in the “office” of the Great Physician because… [More…]

Day 1/22 – Samson and Samuel

Witnessing  – Matthew 4:19 (ESV)  “And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.”  Matthew 4:19 “Apart from Divine initiative, you cannot know God. “It pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.” I Corinthians 1:21       You will never believe foolishness.  Only when God opens your eyes… [More…]