Tag Archives: Christ

4 Minute Devotions: Faithful Love

Is God a Great Santa in the sky who laughs and lovingly indulges everything that we do? Or is there more to faith, love, and life?   Psalm 89:14    Righteousness and justice are the foundation of your throne; love … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: The Duchess

Keira Knightley perfectly plays the Duchess of Devonshire in her new movie, “The Duchess.” What lessons of faithfulness can we learn from such a movie?   Podcast version here   Nehemiah 9:33           In all that has happened to us, … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Sonrise

Autumn sunrises are beautiful to behold. They remind me of the power of God and the healing that Christ brought into the world.   Podcast version here   Malachi 4:2    But for you who revere my name, the sun … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Faithfulness

It’s only through God’s faithfulness to His Word, that we can ever be restored to His favor and love.   Podcast version here   1 Corinthians 1:9 God, who has called you into fellowship with His Son Jesus Christ our … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Doctor Who

Ever since I started watching Doctor Who as a boy, I have loved the notion of Time Travel. Nowadays, as a Christian, I am confident of placing my future in Christ’s hands.   Podcast version here   I love the … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Dogmatic Dinosaur

If we accept Christ and His teaching, can we adopt a world view that all religions are equal and bring us to God?   Podcast version here   Titus 1:9         He must hold firmly to the trustworthy message as … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Stoning Jesus

Should we as Christians give up some of our sacred beliefs about Christ in order to accommodate other peoples’ beliefs?   Podcast version here   Last week, our General Assembly in its own way, tried to begin the peace process … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Scattering Gifts

We all want to change the world and make a difference in the lives of others. Last year, I came across a charitable website that enables donors to do this. A short devotion on Psalm 112 v 9.   Podcast … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Gospel Musketeers

Alexandre Dumas’ famous Musketeers have been a favorite of mine since I was a boy. Their motto “All for One, and One for All” is a great message for our churches today. Christ died for all, so therefore all should … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Small Fish in Jelly Jars

When I was a kid, I used to love visiting Springburn Park in Glasgow, Scotland. It had three massive ponds, full of sticklebacks, minnows, and perch. The park was about three miles from my home and, during the long days … Continue reading

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