Opening Kingdom Doors

John Miltenberger BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS, BIBLICAL ANSWERS, BODY OF CHRIST, FAMILY, FEATURED ARTICLES 0 Comments

By John Miltenberger 5/1/2017 Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, [1 Peter 5:6; NKJV] This morning was another adventure in prayer for me, and I have to confess I’m getting addicted to them! Stumbling down four flights of dark stairs, I arrived in my prayer chair about ready to go back to sleep, and not having any idea of where to begin, I simply …

The Pattern for Servanthood

Greg Holt BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS 0 Comments

Matthew 20:25-28 In the world’s thinking, great men are the ones with authority, prominence, and power. Though Jesus Christ had all that, He gave it up to become a servant (Isa. 42:1). Jesus gave Himself completely to fulfill the Father’s plan of redemption, even though the beneficiaries—namely, each of us—were undeserving. God is holy and righteous, and He cannot be in the presence of sin. Therefore, He must separate Himself from those who are stained …

The Service of Motherhood

Greg Holt BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS 0 Comments

May 7 Philippians 2:1-11 Children are a blessing from the Lord (Ps. 127:3-5). Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves. Sometimes this constant serving can be exhausting and …

David A Model of Servanthood

Greg Holt BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS 0 Comments

April 18/19 2 Samuel 8:1-16 David served God in many capacities–from simple shepherd boy to heroic ruler. Looking at the various stages of his life, we can see clearly how his godly devotion allowed the Lord to use him mightily. Shepherd: David was anointed king long before commanding anything other than sheep (1 Sam. 16:1-13). Protecting the sheep was a job he took seriously, even killing a lion and a bear to do so. During those …