CAROLYN'S COMPOSITIONS

October 22, 2010

26 Devotions Based on the Alphabet: The Letter G

26 DEVOTIONS BASED ON THE ALPHABET:

THE LETTER  G

Monte Holland

Several persons have expressed an interest in having my husband, the Rev. Monte W. Holland, post an online series of devotions. Through their encouragement, Monte will post a weekly devotion on CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS. To read the introduction click on 26 Devotions Based on the Alphabet: Introduction. Click on  26 Devotions Based on the Alphabet: The Letter F    to read the previous post on the letter F.

Return to this site each Saturday to read his devotions.  Carolyn C. Holland

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 ALPHABET OF THE BIBLE – THE LETTER G

      Give, and it will be given to you; good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For the measure you give will be the measure you get back. (Luke 6:38)

     This series of alphabet of Bible verses is intended to cover the gamut of physical and spiritual expressions of our faith. In preceding verses we dealt with acknowledging our sinfulness (Romans 3:23), showing concern for others (Galatians 6:2), sharing our burdens with God (1 Peter 5:7), establishing a stronger relationship with God (James 4:8), praising God (Psalm 100:4), and dealing with fear (2 Timothy 1:7).

     Our G verse moves us in another challenging direction.

     We hear the preceding six verses and at least nod our heads, even if we aren’t ready to live them to the fullest. Stewardship is another matter. Perhaps we handle stewardship of words and time, but stewardship (more…)

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