Category Archives: perseverance

shaken, to strengthen

devotional post # 2067 Luke 22:31-34 Luk 22:31 “Simon, Simon, notice, Satan has asked about you, to shake you like wheat in a sieve, Luk 22:32 but I have prayed for you that your faith may not die out. And … Continue reading

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staying with him in tough times

devotional post # 2 Luk 22:28 “You are those who have stayed with me in my tough times, Luk 22:29 and I am assigning to you, as my Father assigned to me, a kingdom, Luk 22:30 so that you will … Continue reading

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staying awake and standing tall

devotional post # 2057 Luke 21:34-36 Luk 21:34 “But pay attention to yourselves or else your hearts might be weighed down with intoxication and drunkenness and worries belonging to this life, and that day spring on you suddenly like a … Continue reading

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trouble in the land

  devotional post # 2054 Luke 21:20-24 Luk 21:20 “But when you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies, then realize that its devastation has come near. Luk 21:21 Then let those who are in Judea disappear into the mountains, and let … Continue reading

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surprise insurance

devotional post # 1,984 Luke 12:37-40 Luk 12:37 Blessed are those slaves whom their master finds alert when he returns! I tell you the truth, he will dress himself to serve, have them take their place at the table, and … Continue reading

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persistence in asking

HOW REGULAR ARE YOU? Luke 11:5-8 Luke 11:5 Then he said to them, “Suppose one of you has a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say to him, ‘Friend, could you lend me three loaves of bread, … Continue reading

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how much longer?

KEEP LIVING THE LIFE! Luke 9:37-42 Luk 9:37 Now on the next day, when they had come down from the mountain, a large crowd met him. Luk 9:38 Then a man from the crowd cried out, “Teacher, I plead with … Continue reading

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victorious victim

DON’T BE ASHAMED Luke 9:22-27 Luk 9:22 by saying, “The Son of Man has to suffer many things and be rejected by the elders, chief priests, and experts in the law, and be killed, and on the third day be … Continue reading

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true followers follow

WE HAVE DAILY CROSSES TO BEAR Luke 9:23-25 Luk 9:23 Then he said to them all, “If anyone wants to become my follower, he must deny himself, take up his cross daily, and follow me. Luk 9:24 Because whoever wants … Continue reading

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desperation falls

WHEN NOTHING ELSE MATTERS Luke 8:40-42 Luk 8:40 Now when Jesus returned, the crowd welcomed him, because they were all waiting for him. Luk 8:41 Then a man named Jairus, who was a ruler of the synagogue, came up. Falling … Continue reading

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