Take Time to Be Holy

Thursday, November 9, 2017 Daily reading assignment – Ecclesiastes 5-6 When I was young and with a lifetime ahead of me, reading the Book of Ecclesiastes was a chore.   I confess; I read its verses, but did not relish its truths.  The ponderings of Solomon, his youth...

Spiritual Bullies and Silent Saints

September 2, 2017 Scripture Reading – John 10-12 Today’s Bible reading sets the final stage for Christ’s appointment with the Cross.   I am always struck by the wickedness of the religious leaders in Christ’s day.   While there were some who were sincere in their...

An imbalanced emphasis on “Grace” and “Liberty” has encouraged a culture of carnality and produced lawless believers.

Friday, July 07, 2017 Daily reading assignment – Ezekiel 19-24 Dear “From the Heart of a Shepherd” readers, Today’s devotional reading is Ezekiel 19-24. I may have opportunity to post a devotional commentary before this day passes; however, in the...