Category Archives: Daily Devotion

May 05, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 21:1 – Ruth 1:22 John 4:4-42 Proverbs 14:25 “Waging War” “But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere.”[2nd Corinthians 2:14] Here above all we must know that God is […]

May 04, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 19:1-20:48 John 3:22-4:3 Proverbs 14:22-23 “The Chief Sin” “Now if I do what I do not want, it is no longer I who do it, but sin that dwells within me.”[Romans 7:20] This is the original sin, or the sin of the nature or the sin of […]

May 03, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 17:1-18:31 John 3:1-21 Proverbs 14:20-21 “The Humility of Peter” “That is true. They were broken off because of their unbelief, but you stand fast through faith. So do not become proud, but stand in awe.”[Romans 11:20] Peter’s temptation to deny Christ happened Peter in his own person, […]

April 30, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 11:1-16:31 John 1:1-2:25 Proverbs 14:13-19 “God Reveals His Glory” “And he was afraid and said, “How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God,and this is the gate of heaven.”[Genesis 28:17] Therefore we should acknowledge, and make much of the boundless glory […]

April 29, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 9:22-10:18 Luke 24:13-53 Proverbs 14:11-12 “The Greatest Love” “And early in the morning all the people came to him in the temple to hear him.”[Luke 21:38] The love of God is so great that we are able to have confidence on the Day of Judgement, on which […]

April 28, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 8:18-9:21 Luke 23:44-24:12 Proverbs 14:9-10 “Help in the Midst of Trouble” “Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you preserve my life; you stretch out your hand against the wrath of my enemies, and your right hand delivers me.”[Psalm 138:7] When they think they are already […]

April 27, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 7:1-8:17 Luke 23:13-43 Proverbs 14:7-8 “Grace to Hear It” “I give them eternal life, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand.”[John 10:28] Your claim that is Christ is a judge who punishes sinners severely, and that therefore I must […]

April 26, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 6:1-40 Luke 22:54-23:12 Proverbs 14:5-6 “With Malice Toward None” “Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.”[Colossians 3:13] All kinds of flaws and unpleasant things must crop up among […]

April 23, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Judges 1:1-5:31 Luke 21:29-22:53 Proverbs 13:24-25 “Faith Takes Hold” “For with the heart one believes and is justified, and with the mouth one confesses and is saved.”[Romans 10:10] Faith takes hold of Christ and has Him present, enclosing Him as the ring encloses the gem. And whoever is […]

April 22, 2021

Day by Day with Martin Luther Read: Joshua 24:1-33 Luke 21:1-28 Proverbs 13:20-23 “None But Christ” “And you will be hated by all for my name’s sake. But the one who endures to the end will be saved.”[Matthew 10:22] The Christian people are externally recognized by the holy possession of the sacred cross. They must […]