Restful Living Devotional 2016-11-18T13:15:53+00:00

Restful Living Devotional


“Enlarge the place of your tent…lengthen your cords, strengthen your stakes”  (Isaiah 54:2) Lengthening your cord in this verse means making your life big. Lengthening is stretching. If you want your “tent”, that is, the place of your dwelling to expand, then you will have to stretch it. Lengthening means “making your life big. ItRead More
“Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.”  (Matthew 6:34) There is no way we are going to enjoy the NOW if we live our lives worrying about tomorrow. (Note: I did not say don’t plan for tomorrow) Worrying about tomorrow is likeRead More
“Enlarge the place of your tent…lengthen your cords, strengthen your stakes”  (Isaiah 54:2) The implication of the text above suggest that, “if you want to have a big life (lengthening) then you have to strengthen your capacity to contain that great life”. Your heart will take you places, but it is your strength that willRead More
“Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.”  (Matthew 6:34) Most people live in the past or the future, and occasionally visit the reality of the present, that is, the NOW! What we have to do is live in the “NOW” and occasionallyRead More
“And she said, As the Lord thy God liveth, I have not a cake, but an handful of meal … that I may go in and dress it for me and my son, that we may eat it, and die.”  (1 Kings 17:12) 2nd Kings 17:8-16 is a story of someone who was stuck atRead More