By Jim Cymbala
Satan’s main strategy with God’s people has always been to whisper,
“Don’t call, don’t ask, don’t depend on God to do great things.
You’ll get along fine through your own cleverness and energy.” The truth of
the matter is that the devil is not terribly frightened of our human efforts and
credentials. But he knows his kingdom will be damaged when we lift up our hearts
Here’s Today’s Devotional from The Vine…
His mother said to the servants, “Whatever he says to you, do it.” - John 2:5
“Whatsoever He saith.” We belong to Christ because He has redeemed us. He is our only Lord and Master.
“Whatsoever He saith.” We may not choose some of His commands for obedience and some for neglect, inattention, or rejection. We are not to do the pleasant things He bids us to…
By Carter Conlon
In Matthew 4, Jesus was led into the wilderness by the Holy Spirit. He had been
without food for forty days when Satan came to Him and said, “If You are the
Son of God, command that these stones become bread” (Matthew 4:3). In other
words, “If You are God’s Son, must You go through hardship? You shouldn’t
have to suffer and be deprived. Just command these stones to be turned into