Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Word of His Grace

  The Word of His Grace   “And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.” ( Act_20:32) Let me set the scene for you. There was a gathering of some of Paul’s dearest friends… (more…)

The Ancient Library

The Ancient Library “Open my eyes that I may behold wondrous things out of Thy Law” ( Psa_119:18) Entering the great door of the Ancient Library we read these words inscribed in the archway – “Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.” Psa_119:18 It is thus understood that we enter these doors with… (more…)

“So, What’s the Funnel All About?”

“So, What’s the Funnel All About?” “For by grace are you saved through faith” ( Eph_2:8) We had traveled about a half day and were making good progress when someone asked, “Hey, so what’s that funnel all about in the Tour Guide?” Yea, I was wondering when somebody was going to notice that. So, let’s talk about it. Remember that… (more…)

Life Outside the Measure…a Real Bad Deal

Life Outside the Measure…a Real Bad Deal “The goodness of God leads you to repentance” ( Rom_2:4). Now that our Tour Chart is completed we can see that life outside the measure is a bad deal; a real bad deal. When an individual refuses God’s offer and opts to do life on their own terms – pride sets in and… (more…)

last devotions

The Moment When Everything Changed “My grace is sufficient, for my power is made perfect in weakness” ( 2Co_12:9 NIV). We arrive at the Tavern and enter to find the Apostle Paul seated at a table, working on a new book.   Greetings, Paul! My friends and I are on a journey to the place called Grace, and I am… (more…)

On the Road Again…with New Provisions

On the Road Again…with New Provisions “My God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus” ( Php_4:19). Note to Reader: if you missed the last two devotions, you need to pause a moment and read them before proceeding.   we once again undertake our upward journey to a place named Grace, our hearts… (more…)

The Measure of God’s Will for You

The Measure of God’s Will for You “I will not boast beyond my measure” (2Co_10:13). you know that before you were even born, God knew all about you. In fact, He mapped out your life in advance and set you inside the circle of His will. God clearly wants you to stand in the center of His will, but there… (more…)

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words “But without a parable spake he not unto them: and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples.” (Mar_4:34). Note to Reader: If you have not yet read the previous devotions beginning January, please take a moment and do so before proceeding. This will help you join in on an… (more…)

So, You Wanna Go On a Journey?

So, You Wanna Go On a Journey? “Go home to your friends and tell them the great things the Lord has done.” (Mar_5:19). There is a place called Grace. I have been there many, many times and have seen great and wondrous things. “Go home to your friends,” Jesus said, “and tell them the great things the Lord has done”… (more…)