Hebrews 6 – Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Hebrews 6 – the theme today is “the danger of not progressing”. The writer continues the encouragement that he began in chapter five. His readers are sluggish, and have been living on milk when they should be having more substantial nourishment. He therefore proposes to leave behind some stuff and go on […]

January 26, 2013

Hebrews 5 – Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Hebrews 5 – the theme of this chapter is the qualifications of a high priest. I should have told you earlier that when you read Hebrews the key word is ‘better’. A book of better things to come. So this chapter compares an earthly high priest with that of Jesus, with a […]

January 25, 2013

Hebrews 4 – Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Hebrews 4 – the theme of this chapter is “Diligence” This particular chapter is in two pieces; the first part carry’s on from the previous chapter. It’s the last few verses I want us to focus on this morning verses 12-16. The Word of God – what a tremendous tool we have […]

January 24, 2013

Hebrews 3 – Daily Devotional

Today’s reading – Hebrews 3 – the theme today is “Jesus greater than Moses” Look today at verses 4-6. “Moses was faithful in God’s house as a servant but Jesus was faithful OVER God’s house as a Son” then it tells us “we are His house”. I love this truth…WE ARE THE BODY OF CHRIST. […]

January 23, 2013

Hebrews 2 – Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Hebrews 2 – theme of the chapter is bringing a warning to believer’s not to neglect our salvation. In the ESV it starts of by warning us to “pay greater attention to what we have heard lest we drift away from it” Oh how easy it is to drift in life, the […]

January 22, 2013

The start of our daily devotional

Welcome to the start of our very own “Emmanuel Daily Devotional”. Over the last sixteen years our journey has had many highs and some terrible lows but we’re still here and trusting God more than ever that “He is the rewarder of those who diligently seek Him” Hebrews 11. I love this verse and so […]

January 20, 2013

Psalm 142 Daily Devotional. Day 346

Today’s Reading – Psalm 142 A maskil of David. When he was in the cave. A prayer. 1 I cry aloud to the Lord; I lift up my voice to the Lord for mercy. 2 I pour out before him my complaint; before him I tell my trouble. 3 When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who watch over my way. In the […]

January 2, 2013