Devotional Audios / 22 posts found

The Wisdom Of Thanksgiving

by Church Of God Temple
Today’s lesson comes from “1st Thessalonians 5:16-18” which says “Rejoice always and delight in your faith; be unceasing and persistent in prayer; in every situation [no matter what the circumstances] be thankful and continually give thanks to God; for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus. Today’s thought is “The Wisdom In Thanksgiving” A story is told about a happy and cheerful little man who once captured a bird and placed it in a cage. “Give…

Fight To The Finish In Faith

by Church Of God Temple
Today’s lesson comes from “2nd Timothy 4:7” which says, “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: Today’s thought is “Fight To The Finish In Faith” A story is told about John Akhwari who was sent to represent Tanzania in the marathon at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. While competing in the marathon in Mexico City, Akhwari cramped up due to the high altitude of the city because he was not use to running at such…

Keep Walking In Obedience To Your Calling

by Church Of God Temple
Today’s lesson comes from “Philippians 3:12-16” in which the Apostle Paul said, “Not that I have now attained [this ideal], or have already been made perfect, but I press on to lay hold of (grasp) and make my own, that for which Christ Jesus (the Messiah) has laid hold of me and made me His own. I do not consider, brethren, that I have captured and made it my own [yet]; but one thing I do [it is my one aspiration]: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what…

Your Mountains Can’t Get Bigger But Your Faith Certainly Can

by Church Of God Temple
Today’s lesson comes from “Romans 10:17″ which says ” So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God”. The Amplified Bible says, “So faith comes by hearing [what is told], and what is heard comes by the preaching [of the message that came from the lips] of Christ (the Messiah Himself). Today’s thought is “Your Mountain Can’t Get Any Bigger, But Your Faith Can!” A story told in January 2000 in the Seattle Times spoke about…

You Are Closer To Victory Than You Think

by Church Of God Temple
We are all running a race – and running to win; either we’re competing on our jobs for a promotion; racing to raise our kids properly; racing to get important things done in our lives; or we’re racing to achieve those things that God has put us on the earth to do. When challenges and setback occur, the first reaction is often to quit and walk away – but champions know they must keep going to win. Always remember, you are often much closer to victory than you think. Keep pushing!