For the godly hero to be useful as an instrument of significance in the Lord's hand, he must be humbled and forced to trust.
Insight for Today
Written by Chuck Swindoll, these encouraging devotional thoughts are published seven days per week.
The disciplined regimen of boot camp—day after day, week after week—brought about remarkable changes in each one of us. As a result, we left that place completely different than we were when we arrived.
God keeps His promises. Agree with it or not, His word is final. He never forgets anything He promises.
No matter what role you fill in life, you're not unimportant when it comes to standing alone for truth.
In our culture—our schools, our offices and factories, our lunchrooms and boardrooms, our halls of ivy and our halls of justice—we need men and women of God, including young people of God.
Our Lord is still searching for people who will make a difference. Christians dare not be mediocre.
Praise leaves humanity out of the picture and focuses fully on the exaltation of the living God.
Do you have some cherished desire that you know you are going to have to relinquish?
Are times hard? Are days of trouble upon you? When times are tough, the Lord is our only security.
If you have taken lightly the grace of God, if you have tiptoed through the corridors of the kingdom, picking and choosing sin or righteousness at will, thinking grace covers it all, you've missed it, my friend.