7/28/16: What Messing Up Gets Us

•July 28, 2016 • 1 Comment

My brother Nick has a saying: “Never challenge worse.” Ever since I heard him make that proclamation years ago, I’ve come to understand it to be true. We get ourselves into messes and keep making poor decisions based on the belief that things can’t go more wrong than they are already going. Not true. Things can always take a turn for the worse.

  • If I’m neglecting to do my homework and skating by with D’s, what could be worse? I could end up actually failing classes and missing graduation.
  • If I’m not feeling 100% but I’m taking my vitamins and thinking my health will just naturally get better over time, what could be worse? I could find myself facing a preventable illness turned critical because I refused to get my annual check-ups.
  • If I’m allowing my children’s wild behavior to go unchecked figuring they’re just going through a phase, what could be worse? That unchecked teen could very well turn into an unchecked adult; unable to master his/her own behavior and thereby become a detriment to society.

Yes, if we refuse to check our own behavior, things could get worse. The remnant of the children of Israel found that out when they were allowed to return to Jerusalem to rebuild the wall of the temple. After the job was done, they did some reflecting.

“Here we are, servants today! And the land that You gave to our fathers, to eat its fruit and its bounty, here we are, servants in it! And it yields much increase to the kings you have set over us, because of our sins; also they have dominion over our bodies and our cattle at their pleasure; and we are in great distress” Nehemiah 9:36-37 (NKJ).

What an eye-opening experience it must have been to look around and find themselves servants in a land that should have belonged to them. They were slaves under tribute watching their enemies enjoy the abundance of the land – abundance that should have been theirs alone to enjoy.

images-1That’s what messing up gets us. First Timothy 6:17 tells us that God “…richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment” (NIV), but we can mess that up. If we don’t follow God’s precepts and commandments, we could end up watching our enemies enjoying the blessings that should have been ours. Let’s not let that happen. Love God; live by the Word; enjoy His blessings.

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7/27/16: The Blessing Overflow

•July 27, 2016 • Leave a Comment

imagesWhen returning home from a conference one Saturday, my itinerary called for me to fly from Indianapolis, IN, through Chicago’s Midway airport, and then into Los Angeles. All that previous week, the Midwest had experienced wild thunderstorms. On the Friday before my trip home, I talked to my husband about how I was tired and could hardly wait to get home. He informed me that the news had reported the closure of the Chicago airports that day due to the weather.

Oh no, I thought, I have to get home. It then dawned on me that I knew Someone who could handle just such a situation. During a storm once, Jesus “arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, ‘Peace, be still!’ And the wind (you know, the ones He created) ceased and there was a great calm” Mark 4:39 (NKJ, words in parenthesis are my own). So on Saturday morning before my flight, I prayed. “God,” I said, “I need to get home today. Please do to the thunderstorms over the Midwest as you did to the storm in the Bible. Thanks.”

We took off from Indianapolis on a beautiful, bright, sunny morning, but by the time we reached Chicago, the plane was rocking and rolling in turbulence. As we broke through the cloud bank, rain was hitting the windows. The stewardess even told us to watch our step as we exited the aircraft because the jetway was wet. But I knew what I had prayed.

I had a three-hour layover there in Chicago, so I bought some food and found a seat at my gate facing large windows. I settled in, plugged
in my computer, and started eating my brunch. As time clicked by, I also watched the clouds. With each passing moment, the sky grew clUnknownearer and clearer. More and more blue and less and less clouds were visible. God had said, “Peace, be still,” to the weather just for me. By the time my flight took off, the sky for miles was clear.

It was all I could do to keep from laughing out loud and telling everybody on the plane why they too were getting to Los Angeles right then. It dawned on me that every other plane heading anywhere out of Chicago at that time was doing so because God had heard my little prayer and loved me enough to say, “Okay, my daughter.”

All those people were receiving a blessing overflow. Later that night, as my husband and I watched the news, to my amazement, the weather report was all about the wicked thunderstorms over Chicago. How had the news missed the break in the clouds I knew had happened that day?

A blessing overflow also happened to people traveling with Paul in Acts. Storms were so bad during a sea voyage that survival looked pretty bleak. However, an angel of God appeared to Paul and told him, “Do not be afraid, Paul; you must be brought before Caesar; and indeed God has granted you all those who sail with you” Acts 27:24 (NKJ).

People should want to hang around us believers in Christ because God’s dropping blessings our way. Those who stick close will have no other choice but to receive a blessing overflow.

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7/26/16: Sorry for Sin

•July 26, 2016 • Leave a Comment

images-1Growing up, I remember being taught to say certain words at appropriate times. The “magic word” was “please,” and I was to say it whenever I made a request. “Thank you” was the fitting phrase when that request was granted or whenever someone graced me with an item or compliment. Acknowledgement of someone’s “hello” warranted at least that much in return. And if I accidently bumped a person, stepped on a toe, or otherwise invaded another’s space, the polite response was to be “I’m sorry.”

Perhaps it’s a function of our present societal viewpoint that I have unlimited, personal rights regardless of what I do to hurt others, that this last apt behavioral reply is lacking in our vocabulary when it comes to our relating to God. We do all we can to come up with excuses for our behavior, rather than simply admitting our wrong.

  • I didn’t know that was in the Bible.
  • I’m not as bad as those other people.
  • I do lots of other things right.
  • God knows my heart.
  • I was born this way.
  • Oh well; it’s done now.

Ezra exhibited the correct attitude when he found out about the blatant sin of the Jews returning from captivity. “So when I heard this thing, I tore my garment and my robe, and plucked out some of the hair of my head and beard, and sat down astonished… and I sat astonished until the evening sacrifice. At the evening sacrifice I arose from my fasting; and having torn my garment and my robe, I fell on my knees and spread out my hands to the LORD my God. And I said, ‘O my God, I am too ashamed and humiliated to lift up my face to You, my God; for our iniquities have risen higher than our heads, and our guilt has grown up to the heavens’” Ezra 9:3-6 (NKJ).

Our sin cost God dearly, and we ought to be not just sorry, but extremely sorry when we come to know we’ve sinned against Him. How dare we carry such a cavalier attitude about our missteps. It’s as if we don’t think we need to be sorry anymore because we live on this side of the grace provided by the Cross. Paul had an answer for this. “What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin that grace may abound? Certainly not! How shall we who died to sin live any longer in it? Or do you not know that as many of us as were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death? Therefore we were buried with Him through baptism into death, that just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life” Romans 6:1-4 (NKJ).

Thanks to Jesus, we no longer have to wallow in our guilt, but it’s still abundantly appropriate to be heartily sorry for our sin. Let’s tell God “I’m sorry” and mean it the next time we step on His toe.

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7/25/16: Do Not Let Fear Win

•July 25, 2016 • Leave a Comment

imagesOne of the enemies of success is fear. From the time we are little kids, fear tries its best to exalt itself and hinder our advancement. Bullies in school use it to scare us into giving them our lunch money. Gang members use it to increase their ranks. Abusive spouses use it to keep their wives under their feet. And corrupt political leaders use it to maintain their power.

The archenemy of our soul uses fear too. Satan will do everything he can to intimidate us in order to hinder the advancement of the Kingdom of God. We’ll be scared to step out into ministry, scared to speak out on behalf of the truth, and scared to show up in support of righteousness. We need to realize that the adage is true: F.E.A.R. stands for False Evidence Appearing Real. The only thing that gives bullies, gang members, abusive spouses, corrupt political leaders, and the devil any power is our submission to them.

The remnant of the children of Israel who returned to Jerusalem in the book of Ezra has a message for us in regard to fear. Ezra 3:3 states, “Though fear had come upon them because of the people of those countries, they set the altar on its bases; and they offered burnt offerings on it to the Lord, both the morning and evening burnt offerings” (NKJ). Those folks realized they had a job to do because of the God they served. They would not allow fear to stop them from honoring God.

Step out, speak, show up, and build despite the people all around – despite the fear. Do not let fear become a hindrance to doing what God clearly wants done.

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7/24/16: Live By What We Testify

•July 24, 2016 • 2 Comments

UnknownHave you ever heard people proclaim one thing and then watch them practice something totally different? For example, a person might proclaim that it’s utterly wrong to lie, yet at tax time, that same person’s practice is to hide income so as not to pay the government his/her fair share. A person might say she does not steal, yet she will purchase bootleg videotapes of movies, knowing full well that the actors, producers, and studio will not receive a dime of the money that is rightfully theirs from the sale of their stolen property.

How often do we proclaim something to be true about the Lord and then live out in practice that which is diametrically opposite?

In the book of Ezra, chapters seven and eight, King Artaxerxes allowed Ezra to head up a delegation to go back into Jerusalem and rebuild the temple. Ezra responded, “Blessed be the LORD God of our fathers, who has put such a thing as this in the king’s heart, to beautify the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem… So I was encouraged, as the hand of the LORD my God was upon me…” Ezra 7: 27-28 (NKJ).

After Ezra gathered the men together whom he needed to do the work, he proclaimed a fast to humble themselves before God, and to seek the right way they should do things. Then Ezra must have had a thought. What if their company was ambushed along their way to Jerusalem and all the treasures were stolen that they were carrying back to the temple? I am supposing this unwritten thought, because right after discussing the fast, Ezra said, “For I was ashamed to request of the king an escort of soldiers and horsemen to help us against the enemy on the road, because we had spoken to the king, saying, ‘The hand of our God is upon all those for good who seek Him, but His power and His wrath are against all those who forsake Him…’” Ezra 8:22 (NKJ). Ezra realized he had to practice or live out that to which he had testified. How could he say God’s hand was upon him and then ask a heathen king for protection?

What do we say God can do and then renege by not allowing God to do it? Let’s be mindful today to live by what we testify.

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7/22/16: Give Your Defense and Move On

•July 22, 2016 • 1 Comment

UnknownWhen Paul returned to Jerusalem in Acts chapter 21, “…all the elders were present. When he had greeted them, he told in detail those things which God had done among the Gentiles through his ministry. And when they heard it, they glorified the Lord. And they said to him, “You see, brother, how many myriads of Jews there are who have believed, and they are all zealous for the law; but they have been informed about you that you teach all the Jews who are among the Gentiles to forsake Moses, saying that they ought not to circumcise their children nor to walk according to the customs. What then? The assembly must certainly meet, for they will hear that you have come. Therefore do what we tell you: We have four men who have taken a vow. Take them and be purified with them, and pay their expenses so that they may shave their heads, and that all may know that those things of which they were informed concerning you are nothing, but that you yourself also walk orderly and keep the law. But concerning the Gentiles who believe, we have written and decided that they should observe no such thing, except that they should keep themselves from things offered to idols, from blood, from things strangled, and from sexual immorality” Acts 21:18-25 (NKJ)

Paul had been accused by the hard-line, old-school Jews of teaching some scandalous stuff that disrespected the Law and the temple. Of course, none of that was true. The Jerusalem elders sat and listened to Paul as he told them “in detail those things which God had done among the Gentiles through his ministry.” The elders glorified God when they heard it and they wanted to prove to the naysayers that Paul was okay and was not roaming around like a loose canon teaching things contrary to the Gospel.

As we keep reading in this chapter, we find that everything was going well until some Jews from another region came to town. Even though the elders had backed Paul up, these outsiders stirred the people of Jerusalem into such a frenzy that they almost beat Paul to death because of their false accusations.

What’s my point? No matter what we do, or who is on our side, there are still going to be some times when we are going to have to be able to answer for ourselves concerning what we believe and teach. Some will listen; some won’t. Some will agree; some won’t. First Peter 3:15-17 says, “ But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear; having a good conscience, that when they defame you as evildoers, those who revile your good conduct in Christ may be ashamed. For it is better, if it is the will of God, to suffer for doing good than for doing evil” (NKJ).

Our only responsibility is to be able to clearly communicate the Gospel and let the chips fall where they may.

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7/18/16: God’s Got Your Back

•July 18, 2016 • 1 Comment

images-1My brother Nick is the oldest in our family and I’m the youngest; there are 14 years between us. When I was entering kindergarten, he had already started his Marine Corps career. At 5-years-old, I didn’t know much about how all the military worked, but I knew my big brother was a Marine, protecting the country, and that meant he was protecting me. I carried the notion in my mind that no bully would ever be able to intimidate me because all I needed to do was call my brother and the power of the United States Marine Corps would instantly come to my aid. Because of the relationship I had with my brother, no one could have convinced me otherwise.

When King Sennacherib of Assyria (the bully) decided to attack Judah, he presented a pretty convincing argument to King Hezekiah’s folks questioning God’s ability to defend them against him. He brought up the fact that he and his father before him had conquered many strong nations who had all appealed to their gods for protection but to no avail. In his mind, why should things be any different now? He boasted, “Who was there among all the gods of those nations that my fathers utterly destroyed that could deliver his people from my hand, that your God should be able to deliver you from my hand? Now therefore, do not let Hezekiah deceive you or persuade you like this, and do not believe him; for no god of any nation or kingdom was able to deliver his people from my hand or the hand of my fathers. How much less will your God deliver you from my hand?” 2 Chronicles 32:14-15 (NKJ)

Sennacherib went even farther. He developed a full-blown marketing plan to get his message out that God wasn’t able to help. He dispersed his servants among the people of God to speak against God (like paid public announcements), he wrote letters to revile the Lord (like pop-ups and junk mail), and he even advertised in a loud voice in Hebrew, the people’s own language.

Nevertheless, King Hezekiah reassured the people saying, “Be strong and courageous; do not be afraid nor dismayed before the king of Assyria, nor before all the multitude that is with him; for there are more with us than with him. With him is an arm of flesh; but with us is the LORD our God…” 2 Chronicles 32:7-8 (NKJ). Then he and the prophet Isaiah prayed and cried out to heaven. Sure enough, God routed the Assyrians, causing Sennacherib to flee “shamefaced to his own land,” (vs. 21) only to be murdered in his temple by his own sons.

Don’t let anybody talk you out of trusting God. It doesn’t matter what they say or how loud they say it to the contrary, God is who He says He is and will do what He says He will do. The latter part of Hebrews 11:6 makes this plain, “…he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him” (NKJ). God has got your back.

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©2016 Sharon Norris Elliott. Feel free to forward this devotion in its entirety, including this copyright line. Leave comments, ask questions, read past devotions, or subscribe to receive these devotions daily in your e-mail at www.sanewriter.wordpress.com. Also, periodically check in at www.LifeThatMatters.net to see what’s going on in the ministry.

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  1. Via Paypal through my ministry website: http://www.lifethatmatters.net (Click “Donate”)
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  3. Via Paypal through the HSBN.tv website. (Be sure to let the network know your donation to for Rev. Sharon Elliott.)

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