Devotions about Trials & Challenges

DateTitleScripture Reference
2018-02-28 DID I SIGN UP FOR SUFFERING?Luke 18:31-34
2018-02-20 THE GREAT REVERSALLuke 16:19-31
2018-02-15 HE SAW HERLuke 13:10-17
2018-02-10 LEARNING FROM THE ENEMYLuke 10:25-37
2018-02-08 WHEN YOUR WINNING STREAK ENDSLuke 9:37-44
2018-02-06 WHO’S IN YOUR BOAT?Luke 8:22-25
2018-02-02 LOVE MY ENEMIES?Luke 6:27-36
2018-01-28 WHO IS THE SON OF MAN?Hebrews 2:5-9
2018-01-23 JESUS, THE SUFFERING SERVANTIsaiah 52:13-53:12
2018-01-21 THE MESSIAH ENDURED EVIL FOR USPsalm 69:1-21
2018-01-20 THE SUFFERING RIGHTEOUS ONEPsalm 22:1-20; Mark 15:33-39
2018-01-07 A ROD OF IRONPsalm 2
2017-12-28 JOSEPH, SON OF DAVIDMatthew 1:18-25
2017-12-26 TERRIFIED SHEPHERDSLuke 2:8-15
2017-12-24 CUPBEARER NEHEMIAHNehemiah 1
2017-12-17 WEEPING HANNAH1 Samuel 1:1-20
2017-12-15 MOABITE RUTHRuth 1
2017-12-14 MIGHTY WARRIOR GIDEONJudges 6:11-24
2017-12-12 CONFIDENT JOSHUANumbers 14:1-10
2017-12-10 FLOATING MOSESExodus 2:1-10
2017-12-09 DREAMING JOSEPHGenesis 37:1-11; 50:15-26
2017-12-08 WRESTLING JACOBGenesis 32:22-32
2017-12-07 LOVELY RACHELGenesis 29:15-30
2017-12-06 BELOVED, COMFORTING REBEKAHGenesis 24:1-16, 50-67
2017-12-02 IN HIM THE GENTILES WILL HOPERomans 15:7-13
2017-11-11 THE URGENCY OF ENCOURAGEMENTHebrews 10:19-25
2017-11-03 THE GREATEST IS LOVE1 Corinthians 13
2017-09-21 HOPEFUL THANKSRomans 5:1-6
2017-09-16 GRATITUDE AT THE GRAVESIDEJohn 11:38-44
2017-09-11 AVAILABLE RESOURCESJohn 6:1-13
2017-09-10 GOOD NEWSPsalm 150
2017-09-09 THANKS FOR SMALL THINGSPsalm 147:1-11
2017-09-08 REAL THANKSPsalm 107:1-31
2017-09-07 THANKS IN TIMES OF TROUBLEPsalm 9
2017-08-24 “YOU NEVER LET GO”Hebrews 13:1-6
2017-08-11 BATTLE SONGS2 Chronicles 20:1-28
2017-08-04 MORE SAD SONGS2 Samuel 1:17-27
2017-07-20 STRESS2 Corinthians 1:8-11
2017-06-25 A TIME TO UPROOTEcclesiastes 3:1-8
2017-06-24 PRODUCE OR PERISH?Luke 13:1-9
2017-06-22 TRANSPLANTS IN TROUBLEPsalm 80:12-19
2017-06-17 THE PURPOSE OF DISASTERS?1 Kings 8:22-24, 37-40
2017-06-16 GARDENING AND VACATIONINGPsalm 121
2017-06-12 WEEDS IN THE GARDENMatthew 13:24-30
2017-06-03 WALKING IN THE GARDENGenesis 3:8-13
2017-05-11 LET GOD RULEMalachi 2:3-6
2017-04-09 SHOUTING STONESLuke 19:35-40
2017-04-04 JESUS WEPTJohn 11:17-20, 32-36
2017-04-03 LAZARUS IS DEADJohn 11:1-16, 32-37
2017-04-02 CAN THESE BONES LIVE?Ezekiel 37:1-6
2017-03-31 THE REJECTED ONE RETURNSActs 26:9-18
2017-03-17 NOISY EXECUTIONMatthew 27:35-44
2017-03-16 LAW AND DISORDERMatthew 27:27-31
2017-03-13 BLAME THE VICTIMJohn 18:28-31
2017-03-09 QUICK EXITMark 14:44-52
2017-03-07 THE KISS OF DEATHMatthew 26:47-50
2017-03-04 WHAT JESUS WAS WORTH TO JUDASMatthew 26:14-16; John 12:4-6
2017-03-03 MURDER MOTIVE: POWER POLITICSJohn 11:45-53
2017-03-02 MURDER MOTIVE: RELIGIOUS HATREDMark 3:1-6; Luke 13:10-17
2017-03-01 HIS OWN TURNED AGAINST HIMJohn 1:1-11
2017-02-28 A FRIEND AT MIDNIGHTLuke 11:5-13
2017-02-27 THE LEAST OF THESEMatthew 25:31-46
2017-02-26 KEEP WATCH!Matthew 25:1-13
2017-02-18 PERSISTING IN PRAYERLuke 18:1-8
2017-02-15 INSIDE OUR MANSIONSLuke 16:19-31
2017-01-28 JOYFUL AND WATCHFULEsther 9:29-32; Micah 7:1-7
2017-01-27 JOYFUL RELIEF FROM THE ENEMYEsther 9:18-28
2017-01-24 NO PLUNDER IN PERSIAEsther 9:1-17
2017-01-20 THE CONSEQUENCES OF FOLLYEsther 7:5-10
2017-01-19 COURTING THE KING’S FAVOREsther 7:1-7
2017-01-18 PERSIAN WISDOMEsther 6:12-14
2017-01-11 GOOD CITIZEN MORDECAIEsther 2:17-3:6
2017-01-10 CALL ME BITTER!Ruth 1:6-22
2017-01-05 WHAT’S IN A NAME?1 Samuel 9:1-4; Esther 2:1-8
2017-01-01 A GOOD PLACE TO DWELLPsalm 90; Matthew 6:25-34
2015-12-22 BLUE CHRISTMAS1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
2015-11-29 GOD WORKS FOR OUR GOODRomans 8:28-30
2015-11-28 SUFFERING VERSUS GLORYRomans 8:18-27
2015-10-10 JEALOUSY AND ANGER: GOOD EMOTIONS?Proverbs 6:20-24, 32-34
2015-09-25 FAITHFULNESS THROUGH PERSECUTION1 Peter 4:12-19
2015-09-21 “I KNOW THAT I HAVE YOU”Ephesians 4:1-6
2015-08-26 LIVING AMONG LIARSPsalm 120
2015-08-16 SAFE AND SOUNDPsalm 91
2015-08-12 GOD IS ON OUR SIDEPsalm 46
2015-08-04 A LIVING DESERTPsalm 22
2015-07-05 MOSES AND JOSHUA: MOVING PAST JEALOUSYNumbers 11:28-29
2015-07-04 JOSEPH AND HIS BROTHERS: SEEING GOD’S PLANGenesis 45:1-15
2015-06-17 SUFFERINGColossians 1:21-29
2015-05-13 THE FATHER’S COMPASSIONPsalm 103:8-14
2015-05-05 “ABBA, FATHER”Romans 8:12-17
2015-04-22 THAT’S WHY WE SING1 Corinthians 15:50-57
2015-04-15 REJOICING IN SUFFERING?Acts 5:27-42
2015-04-12 THE PROMISE OF POWERActs 1:6-11
2015-04-04 SECRET FOLLOWERSJohn 19:38-42
2015-01-13 SOMETHING NEW: AUTHORITYMark 1:21-28
2014-12-09 THE PROBLEM OF ENEMIESLuke 1:57-58, 67-79
2014-12-03 BEYOND EXPECTATIONSLuke 1:11-19
2014-11-10 PRAYING FOR PROTECTION2 Thessalonians 3:1-5
2014-11-03 WITNESS IN DISTRESS2 Corinthians 1:3-7
2014-08-28 THE PROBLEM OF SUFFERINGPsalm 119:65-72
2014-08-24 COMFORTED BY GOD'S WORDPsalm 119:73-80
2014-08-19 PERSECUTION AND PRAISEPsalm 119:57-64
2014-08-03 BATTLING TEMPTATIONMatthew 4:1-11
2014-06-20 HOW CAN WE PROVIDE COMFORT?2 Corinthians 1:3-7
2014-06-19 DEATH DOES NOT HAVE THE LAST WORD1 Corinthians 15:50-58
2014-06-18 SHOULD CHRISTIANS BE AFRAID OF DEATH?Psalm 23
2014-06-17 IF JESUS HAD BEEN THEREJohn 11:1-7, 17-25
2014-06-16 WHY DO BAD THINGS HAPPEN?Judges 6:1-14
2014-06-09 THE BULLY ON THE BLOCK1 Corinthians 15:12-28
2014-04-21 NAME RECOGNITIONJohn 20:11-18
2014-03-23 NO SORROW LIKE HIS SORROWMark 15:22-27; Isaiah 53:3-10
2014-03-20 MOCKED AND MOCKED AGAINMark 14:65; 15:16-32
2014-03-15 CURSING UNDER PRESSUREMark 14:66-72
2014-03-13 DISCIPLESHIP FAILUREMark 14:51-52; 16:5-7
2014-03-08 WATCHINGMark 13:34-37; 14:41
2014-02-12 RUNNING FOR YOUR LIFE1 Kings 19:1-18
2014-02-09 JACOB IN EGYPTGenesis 47:7-12
2014-01-21 ARE WE DONE YET?Nehemiah 6:15-19
2014-01-20 BE ALERTNehemiah 6:1-14
2014-01-16 LET'S REBUILDNehemiah 2
2014-01-06 HELPEzra 5:1-2
2014-01-05 ENEMIESEzra 4:1-5, 24
2013-12-14 PEACE OF GODMicah 5:2-5a
2013-12-09 MIGHTY GOD AND OUR ENEMIESRomans 8:31-39
2013-12-08 MIGHTY GOD AND HARDSHIPSJohn 16:28-33
2013-10-26 GOD THE GIVERMatthew 7:7-11
2013-10-25 KEEPING PEARLS AWAY FROM PIGSProverbs 9:7-9
2013-10-24 DEALING WIH THE DIRT IN OUR EYESMatthew 7:1-5
2013-10-18 LOVING THOSE YOU HATEMatthew 5:43-48
2013-10-09 BEING HAPPY WHEN YOU'RE HARASSEDMatthew 5:10-12
2013-10-03 THROUGH TEARS, COMFORTMatthew 5:3-5
2013-09-25 GIVE WHAT YOU HAVE, AT HOME1 Kings 17:7-16
2013-08-26 TIMES OF DROUGHTJeremiah 17:5-9
2013-08-19 STILLING THE STORMMark 4:35-41
2013-08-18 "THE KINGDOM OF GOD IS NEAR"Luke 21:25-36
2013-08-11 HELP IN STORMPsalm 107:23-32
2013-06-15 SHALOM2 Kings 4:18-37
2013-05-29 BEING GRATEFUL1 Thessalonians 5:16-24
2013-05-18 ABIDING IN THE VINEJohn 15:1-8
2013-05-02 COMMUNITY BUSTERGenesis 3
2013-04-28 PRACTICING PATIENCEJames 5:7-12
2013-03-24 THE WHOLE WORLD?John 12:12-19
2013-03-22 I AM HEJohn 18:1-11
2013-03-21 BELIEVE IN GOD AND IN MEJohn 13:33-14:6
2013-03-14 WHERE ARE THE OTHER NINE?Luke 17:11-19
2013-03-13 THE WHY OF HIS COMINGMatthew 20:20-28
2013-03-12 NOT LISTENING AGAIN?Matthew 20:17-19
2013-02-13 WHAT ENVY DOES1 Corinthians 13:4-6
2013-02-12 WITHOUT ENVY1 Corinthians 13:4; Galatians 5:13-26
2013-01-21 WHERE IS GOD WHEN IT HURTS?Psalm 139:7-12
2013-01-19 NEVER AFRAID?Psalm 27
2013-01-17 THE PEACE OF GOD IN STRESSFUL TIMESPsalm 4
2013-01-15 DOES GOD HEAL ALL DISEASES?Psalm 103:1-18
2013-01-12 ON HOLY GROUNDPsalm 71:1-6, 19-24
2013-01-11 DO CHRISTIANS GET DEPRESSED?Psalm 42
2012-12-09 WHERE RIGHTEOUSNESS DWELLS2 Peter 3:11-18
2012-12-08 HOPEFUL GRIEVING1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
2012-10-18 WISE AND FOOLISH DEFINEDMatthew 7:24-27
2012-09-27 A STRONG TOWERPsalm 88
2012-09-24 HEALINGMatthew 8:14-17
2012-07-21 NO OTHER OPTIONLuke 9:38-45
2012-07-10 DO I HAVE YOUR ATTENTION?John 6:16-21
2012-07-02 TRUE SAFETYJohn 20:19-23
2012-07-01 WELCOME BACKJohn 21:1-14
2012-06-30 SUPERNATURAL PEACEJohn 14:23-27
2012-06-01 CRYING FOR PEACELuke 19:37-44
2012-05-18 CHANGED FOCUSMatthew 14:22-33
2012-04-10 WHY ARE YOU CRYING?John 20:11-18
2012-03-12 GOOD, SIMPLE, STRONG WORDSPsalm 37:1-8
2012-03-02 THE UNSEEN SEESGenesis 16:1-13
2012-02-20 PASS IT ON2 Corinthians 1:3-11
2012-02-16 THE COST OF HOLINESS2 Timothy 3:10-17
2012-01-08 THE PAIN OF PRUNINGJohn 15:1-8
2012-01-07 STRENGTHENED BY HARDSHIPHebrews 12:7-11
2011-07-09 PRESSED INTO NEW MINISTRYActs 8:1-4
2011-06-23 LIVING AND SUFFERING1 Peter 2:18-25
2011-01-08 CURSES INTO BLESSINGSJob 2
2010-12-14 JESUS CAME TO COMFORTMark 5:21-24, 35-43
2010-07-31 "PEACE BE WITH YOU"Luke 24:36-43
2010-07-30 THE MISTAKE OF TWO DISCIPLESLuke 24:13-35
2010-07-29 ONE CRIMINALLuke 23:32-43
2010-07-28 SPIRITUALLY AWAKELuke 22:39-53
2010-07-27 A SIGN OF THE END TIMESLuke 21:7-36
2010-07-26 USING TIME WISELYLuke 19:11-27
2010-07-25 THE ROAD TO ETERNAL LIFELuke 18:18-23; 19:1-10
2010-07-24 HOW DO WE PRAY?Luke 18:9-14
2010-07-23 GOD LISTENSLuke 18:1-8
2010-07-22 LIVING THANKFULLYLuke 17:11-19
2010-07-21 GOOD FATHERLuke 15:11-24
2010-07-20 IF WE DO NOT REPENTLuke 13:1-9
2010-07-19 DON'T WORRYLuke 12:13-34
2010-07-18 "TEACH US TO PRAY"Luke 11:1-4
2010-07-17 SPIRITUAL EXPERIENCELuke 9:27-36
2010-07-16 CONTRADICTORY TRUTHLuke 9:21-27
2010-07-15 LORD OVER ALLLuke 8:22-25
2010-07-14 CARING FAMILYLuke 8:19-21
2010-07-13 TELL ME A STORYLuke 8:4-15
2010-07-12 SIMON'S SPIRITUAL APATHYLuke 7:36-50
2010-07-11 HAVE COMPASSIONLuke 7:11-17
2010-07-10 A CENTURION'S FAITHLuke 7:1-10
2010-07-09 REWARD FOR DISCIPLESHIPLuke 6:12-19
2010-07-08 OWNER OF THE SABBATHLuke 6:1-11
2010-07-07 MINIMUM COSTLuke 5:17-26
2010-07-06 CAST THE NETS!Luke 5:1-11
2010-07-05 THE BENEFITS OF TRIALSLuke 4:1-13
2010-07-04 "IN MY FATHER'S HOUSE"Luke 2:41-52
2010-07-03 SELECT THE WEAKLuke 2:8-20
2010-07-02 "THE LORD IS WITH YOU"Luke 1:26-38
2010-07-01 YOUR PRAYER IS HEARDLuke 1:5-17
2009-04-30 BY FAITH: CONFESSING OUR FAITH TODAYHebrews 11:32-40
2009-04-29 BY FAITH: CONSIDERED RIGHTEOUSJoshua 2:1-21
2009-04-28 BY FAITH: BRINGING DOWN THE WALLSJoshua 5:13-6:16, 20
2009-04-27 BY FAITH: BAPTISM1 Corinthians 10:1-5
2009-04-26 BY FAITH: FEARLESSExodus 1:8-2:2; Hebrews 11:23
2009-04-25 BY FAITH: CHOOSE!Exodus 2:1-14; Hebrews 11:24-26
2009-04-24 BY FAITH: BLESS YOUR CHILDRENGenesis 28:1-4
2009-04-23 BY FAITH: TRUST AND OBEYGenesis 22:1-19; Hebrews 11:17-19
2009-04-22 BY FAITH: GOING HOMEHebrews 11:8-16
2009-04-21 BY FAITH: SAVEDGenesis 6; Hebrews 11:7
2009-04-20 BY FAITH: WALKING THE WALKGenesis 5:18-24; Hebrews 11:5-6
2009-04-19 BY FAITH: LIVING FOR GODGenesis 4:1-12
2009-04-18 BY FAITH: GIVING TO GOD WITH OUR HEARTGenesis 4:1-16; Hebrews 11:4
2009-04-17 BY FAITHHebrews 11:1-3, 6
2009-04-16 WHO AM I?Luke 9:18-27
2009-04-15 THE GOD OF THE LIVINGMark 12:18-27
2009-04-14 EASTER EYESLuke 24:13-32
2009-04-13 WE WILL BE CHANGED1 Corinthians 15:50-58
2009-04-12 HE HAS RISEN!Matthew 28:1-8
2009-04-11 TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE?John 19:38-42
2009-04-10 IT IS FINISHEDJohn 19:28-30
2009-04-09 "JESUS, REMEMBER ME"Luke 23:32-43
2009-04-08 FORSAKENMatthew 27:45-49
2009-04-07 THE SUN STOPPED SHININGLuke 23:44-45
2009-04-06 FATHER, FORGIVE THEMLuke 23:32-34
2009-04-05 THE DONKEY-KINGMatthew 21:1-10
2009-04-04 SWORDSMatthew 26:47-56
2009-04-03 LET THIS CUP PASSLuke 22:39-46
2009-04-02 NEVER SAY "NEVER"Matthew 26:31-35
2009-04-01 FALLING AND RISINGLuke 2:28-34
2008-08-31 EVERYONE WELCOME?REALLY!Luke 14:15-24
2008-08-30 DO NOT BE DISCOURAGEDJoshua 1:1-11
2008-08-29 THE ROAMIN' CHARIOT1 Corinthians 12:1-7
2008-08-28 USE WHAT YOU HAVEJohn 15:1-8
2008-08-27 WEAKNESS IS STRENGTH2 Corinthians 11:24-30
2008-08-26 STRENGTH IS WEAKNESS1 Corinthians 12:12-26
2008-08-25 YOU ARE GOD'S CHILDGalatians 3:26-29
2008-08-24 THE SILENT ROOMLuke 18:15-17
2008-08-23 HER LOSS WAS HER GAINJohn 19:23-27
2008-08-22 BLESSED BE THE NAMEJob 1
2008-08-21 GOD OF SECOND CHANCESLuke 22:54-62
2008-08-20 HE SAW THE WIND AND SANKMatthew 14:22-32
2008-08-19 A HOLY NOOGYMatthew 21:14-16
2008-08-18 GOD IS STILL AT WORK1 Samuel 1:1-20
2008-08-17 SHE LOVES TO WORSHIPPsalm 150:1-6
2008-08-16 DARK NIGHT OF THE SOULMatthew 28:16-20
2008-08-15 THE BEST POSSIBLE BLESSINGGenesis 32:22-32
2008-08-14 CELEBRATION AND REMEMBRANCE2 Samuel 12:15-25
2008-08-13 JOY IN THE MOURNING2 Corinthians 4:13-18
2008-08-12 A STRONG PROMISE KEEPER2 Samuel 9
2008-08-11 SPIRITUAL JUJITSU2 Corinthians 12:1-10
2008-08-10 JESUS' HIGHEST VALUELuke 22:39-44
2008-08-09 GOD OF INTERRUPTIONSMatthew 6:9-13
2008-08-08 THANK GOD IT's JUST A DENT1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
2008-08-07 GOD'S WORD IS STRONGMatthew 24:32-35
2008-08-06 A WORDLESS TEACHER1 Corinthians 1:18-31
2008-08-05 A WONDERFUL DEMISE1 Samuel 2:1-10
2008-08-04 DANCING TO GOD'S GLORY2 Samuel 6:1-15
2008-08-03 GOD WORKS THROUGH TRIALRomans 8:28-39
2008-08-02 A SHORT AND WORTHY LIFEEphesians 2:1-10
2008-08-01 DID PAUL KNOW WEAKNESS?2 Corinthians 12:1-10

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