Category Archives: Daily Devotion

October 04, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Matthew 10:7-13 // Psalm 142 “Acquire no gold nor silver nor copper for your belts, no bag for your journey, nor two tunics nor sandals nor a staff, for the laborer deserves his food.”Matthew 10:9-10 You Can Take Him with You Today is the Feast of Assissi, […]

September 02, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Exodus 15:1-21 // Psalm 88 “Singing to one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,”Ephesians 5:19-20 The Urge […]

September 30, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Zechariah 4:1-6 // Psalm 143 “When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth…”Job 16:13 On Being Filled with the Spirit Someone asked Martin Luther, “sir, do you feel you are saved?” He answered, “no, I don’t feel I am saved; I […]

September 29, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Genesis 32:22-32 // Psalm 28 “The people of Israel do not eat the sinew of the thigh that is on the hip socket, because he touched the socket of Jacob’s hip on the sinew of the thigh.”Genesis 32:32 Sacred Scars He walked with a limp. It could […]

September 28, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: 1st Corinthians 10:11-13 // Psalm 73 “God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, … ”1st Corinthians 10:13 He Cares for You At times, the weary Christian feels that God is asking too much. Illness, loss of job, and deep sorrow […]

September 27, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Matthew 28:16-20 // Psalm 119:137-144 “Whomever speaks, as one who speaks oracles of God; whoever serves, as one who serves by the strength that God supplies – in order that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ.”1st Peter 4:11 Say Something! There is no doubt […]

September 26, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Psalm 23 “For you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness.”James 1:3 A Result of Faith Who has patience these days? What some people call patience is properly called a lack of interest, apathy, or just plain laziness. The believer in Jesus Christ has patience. […]

September 23, 2022

September 23, 2022 The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Acts 14:8-18 // Psalm 19 “And God saw everything that Had made, and behold, it was very good.”Genesis 1:31 Alive – To the Physical World To see the physical world through the eyes of faith is to see the Creator behind the creation, and […]

September 22, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Isaiah 41:1-10 // Psalm 105:1-11 “Fear not, I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.”Isaiah 41:10 Upheld by God’s Right Hand A friend once told me that faith is not […]

September 21, 2022

The Best of the Portals of Prayer Read: Matthew 13:24-30 // Psalm 126 “Let both grow together until the harvest.”Matthew 13:30 Seeds and Weeds Each year it happens. Our lawn begins to grow as it is watered with the spring rains. We eagerly await the lush green growth. Then the dandelions and crabgrass appear. They […]