Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us. Hebrews 12:1 *This devotional is geared toward teens, but I believe it can be applied and can be a help to all of us. In ages of war gone by (particularly when most armies were largely transported on foot) ba
And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28 George Washington didn’t start his military career as supreme commander of all of the Continental forces during the American War for Independence. He “cut his teeth” as a colonel in the French and Indian War almost thirty years earlier. His career and his life nearly ended during that time when he co
And Saul said to David, Thou art not able to go against this Philistine to fight with him: for thou art but a youth, and he a man of war from his youth…So David prevailed over the Philistine with a sling and with a stone, and smote the Philistine, and slew him.
1 Samuel 17:33,50 The “David and Goliath” analogy has been around in sports for quite so
Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him. James 1:12 From the time you were little, doctors have probably poked you with needles in the form of shots and vaccinations. In fact, if you could see your shot record, it would make you wonder how you haven’t lost all your bodily fluids through the many holes poked in your skin. But they have all been for a purpose: vacci