Category Archives: perseverance

though he falls

  Psalm 37:21-24 Psalm 37:21 The wicked person borrows and does not repay, but the righteous one is gracious and giving. Psalm 37:22 Those who are blessed by Yahveh will inherit the land, but those cursed by him will be … Continue reading

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a challenge to dig deeper

  Psalm 35:17-21 Psalm 35:17 Lord, how long will you look on? Rescue my throat from their ravages; it is abandoned to the young lions. Psalm 35:18 I will praise you in the great assembly; I will exalt you among … Continue reading

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that awful difference

Psalm 19:12-14 Psalm 19:12 Who perceives his unintentional lapses? Cleanse me from my hidden faults. Psalm 19:13 Also, keep your servant from willful sins; do not let them rule me. Then I will be blameless and cleansed from blatant rebellion. … Continue reading

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fish story

John 21:1-6 John 21:1 After this, Jesus made himself public again to his disciples by the Sea of Tiberias. He made himself public in this way: John 21:2 Simon Peter, Thomas (called “Twin”), Nathanael from Cana of Galilee, Zebedee’s sons, … Continue reading

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week of doubt and darkness

John 20:24-28 John 20:24 But Thomas (called “Twin”), one of the Twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. John 20:25 So the other disciples were telling him, “We’ve seen the Lord!” But he said to them, “If I don’t … Continue reading

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former believers

former believers Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2426 John 8:30-32 Joh 8:30 While he was saying these things, many believed in him. Joh 8:31 That was why Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you stay in … Continue reading

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courage for fickle times

courage for fickle times Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2412 John 6:66-71 Joh 6:66 From that moment many of his disciples went away and no longer walked with him. Joh 6:67 That was why Jesus said to the Twelve, “You … Continue reading

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overcomers who inherit

overcomers who inherit devotions by Jefferson Vann # 2346 Numbers 26:52-65 Num 26:52 Yahveh spoke to Moses, and this is what he said, Num 26:53 “Among these the land will be divided for inheritance according to the number of names. … Continue reading

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request refused

request refused devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2325 Numbers 20:14-21 Num 20:14 Moses sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom: “This is what your brother Israel says: You know all the hardship that we have encountered: Num 20:15 … Continue reading

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keep fighting

devotional post # 2134 Hosea 12:1-6 Hos 12:1 Ephraim feeds on wind and chases the east wind all day long; they keep coming up with more falsehood and violence; they make a contract with Assyria, and oil is transported to … Continue reading

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