Devotional – Captive Missionary

  Daniel. If there was ever a missionary’s hero, it’s this guy. He didn’t actually sign up for missions—he was just a captive college kid. But God gifted him with exactly what he would need for his lifetime of service in the mission field of Babylon: intelligence, influence, health, and even good looks. But most…

Devotional – Stay Faithful

The meditative special music was over and the organ had started up the “time-for-lunch” tune. I had turned to talk to my friends next to me about an afternoon hike when the elderly lady on my other side reached out to greet us. I did not know her, but had enjoyed her presence through the…

Devotional: Silent Night

It was a silent night.  A very long, dark, silent night.  For nearly 400 years, God’s people heard nothing from Him.  There were no more messages, no more deliverers.  There was only a promise, and only a few who still dared to hope.  Rome seemed to be more present than God, but still, they carried…