21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 19

Forever Unforgiven Opening Thought: If there was no resurrection, am I even forgiven? Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:17, Hebrews 10:16-18 Devotion: I believe that the phrase “Forever Unforgiven” is the saddest thing I have ever heard. Everything about Christianity revolves around Christ. The fact that he came to earth and died for our sins, but his […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 18

Dishonest Disciples Opening Thoughts: If there was no resurrection, who do I live for? Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:15, Matthew 7:15-20 Devotion: In Ezekiel 13:1-4, the Lord tells Ezekiel to prophesy against false prophets. 1 Corinthians 15:15 tells us that if there was no resurrection, then we are no better than these and every other person […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 17

Fruitless Faith Opening Thoughts: If there was no resurrection, what would faith look like? Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:14, Hebrews 11:6 Devotion: The scripture continues to tell us what our Christian life would be like if there was no resurrection. In 1 Corinthians 15:14, the end of the verse tells us that our faith would be […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 16

Empty Evangelism Opening Thoughts: If there was no resurrection, what would be the result of preaching? Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:14, Romans 10:14-15 Devotion: 1 Corinthians 15:14 again answers the question, “what if there was no resurrection?” The answer is that all of our preaching would be in vain. It would be just empty words. In […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 15

Christ is Risen! Opening Thoughts: If there was no resurrection, what would Christianity look like? Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:12-13, Luke 24:1-6 Devotion: In 1 Corinthians 15:13, the bible answers this question for us. It states that if there were no resurrection then Christ is not risen. This statement alone should depress us. The resurrection of […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 14

Poured Out on Purpose Opening Thoughts: Isaiah 53:12 states “…he poured out his soul to death…” I am overwhelmed that the Lord would choose to suffer and die for me. Scripture: Prophecy: Isaiah 50:6, 53:12, Fulfilment: John 10:11, 17-18 Devotional: I believe one of the most amazing aspects of the crucifixion is the fact that […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 13

Blood & Water Opening Thoughts: Did you ever wonder what was meant when the soldier pierced Jesus’s side, and out of the wound flowed blood and water? Scripture: Prophecy: Zechariah 12:10, Fulfillment: John 19:37 Devotional: I’m sure there is a medical reason why blood and water flowed out of Jesus’s side. Some say He died […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 12

Sticks & Stones But No Broken Bones Opening Thoughts: The soldiers and religious rulers thought that they were in charge of Jesus’s crucifixion, but the Bible shows us that they were not. Scripture: Prophecy: Exodus 12:46, Numbers 9:12, Psalm 34:20, Fulfilment: John 19:36 Devotion: From the beginning of the sinless sacrifice, the picture of Christ’s death […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 11

Being Watched from a Distance Opening Thoughts: Struggles and difficulties in life are hard enough to bear when you have a support group at your side, but to go through these times alone makes the suffering even worse. Scripture: Prophecy: Psalm 38:11, 88:8, Fulfillment: Luke 23:49 Devotion: Jesus had poured his life into his disciples […]


21 Days Sufferings and Victories Day 10

His Last Words Opening Thoughts: I have a book in my office that is entitled, All the Last Words of Saints and Sinners. Some of the most profound words ever spoken are someone’s last words. Scripture: Prophecy: Psalm 31:5; Fulfillment: Luke 23:46 Devotional: “Father into your hands I commit my spirit!” These were the last […]