Lenten Devotionals: Afraid?

He Lives!

"This is what is written: The Christ will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day." (Luke 24:46 NIV)Our tour group was assembled on tiers of benches in the Garden of Gethsemane in Israel. We had completed a worship service with communion. As we tarried in our...

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I Cried

Today as I awoke and prayed to the Lord above, I criedKnowing just by my desire to speak to Him, He listened, I criedWhen I checked my email and realized all the ones that had thought of me, I criedLooking out the window and seeing His wonderful painting, I cried The...

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They Stumbled Over the Stone

The tomb they tried to keep closed, but they stumbled over the stone;They wanted to keep it a secret that Jesus Christ was gone. Roman soldiers placed on guard knowing it meant their life;I wonder if they finally realized that it was the Son of God, this Jesus Christ....

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A Thief and a Shepherd

"The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly. I am the Good Shepherd. The Good Shepherd lays down His life for the sheep." John 10:10-11Last Friday a thief and a shepherd entered Sandy Hook Elementary...

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Never Dismayed

Kazak... Be strong and courageous. Fear not; do not be dismayed. 1 Chronicles 22:13bDear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:The salvation story of Jesus Christ reaches around the world. So that the readers of our Daily Devotion may see the power of the Savior on a global...

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Mark 16:6 – The angel said, "Don't be alarmed. You are looking for Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He isn't here! He is risen from the dead! Look, this is where they laid his body. (NLT)The dreaded phone call came from Canada in the middle of a missionary term...

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