Devotion in Motion: An Easter Prayer

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6 But he said to them, “Do not be alarmed. You seek Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He is risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid Him. 7 “But go, tell His disciples–and Peter–that He is going before you into Galilee; there you will see Him, as He said to [...]

Devotion in Motion: Hands and Feet on Good Friday

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16 See, I have inscribed you on the palms of My hands;      Your walls are continually before Me.  Isaiah 49:16 (NKJV) By Bro. John L. Cash I’m looking forward to Easter this year. In some ways, Easter is even better than Christmas. At Easter, we experience all the joy without any of the hustle [...]

Devotion in Motion: “His indescribable gift”

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15 Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift!  2 Corinthians 9:15 By Bro. John L. Cash The Lord has richly blessed our family. This week He sent Susan and me our first grandchild. His name is Landon Madison Cash. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and he was 20 inches long. He was born [...]

Devotion in Motion: Stories that inspire

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7 Remember those who rule over you, who have spoken the word of God to you, whose faith follow, considering the outcome of their conduct.   ~  Hebrews 13:7 (NKJV) By Bro. John L. Cash Before VCRs and DVD players were invented, it was a big treat to get to watch a movie at school. School [...]

Devotion in Motion: Flea market logic

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33 Sell what you have and give alms; provide yourselves money bags which do not grow old, a treasure in the heavens that does not fail, where no thief approaches nor moth destroys.   Luke 12:33 (NKJV) By Bro. John L. Cash I’ve been retired from full-time school teaching for two weeks now. I’ve had a [...]

Devotion in Motion: Love is not rude

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4 Fathers, do not exasperate your children;     Instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.  ~  Ephesians 6:4 (NIV) By Bro. John L. Cash When I was a college student, I was asked to fill in for the young-adult-class Sunday School teacher. The appointed text was from Chapter 6 of [...]

Devotion in Motion: The Biblical case for happiness

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7 For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he:    Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his heart is not with thee. ~  Proverbs 23:7 (KJV) By Bro. John L. Cash When I first got my Amazon Kindle, I downloaded a sample of a book called 14,000 Things to be Happy [...]

Devotion in Motion: Richly blessed

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34 Oh, give thanks to the LORD, for He is good!      For His mercy endures forever.    ~  1st Chronicles 16:34  (NKJV) By Bro. John L. Cash This week’s my last full week of teaching school, and it’s been such a busy one that I haven’t taken time to write a devotion.  Instead, I went [...]

Devotion in Motion: He will help you

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Joh 15:5 “I am the vine, you are the branches. He who abides in Me, and I in him, bears much fruit; for without Me you can do nothing.   John 15:5  (NKJV) By Bro. John L. Cash Spencer and Madeline live in a studio apartment in Midtown Memphis. They are social workers. It’s really nice [...]

Devotion in Motion: The practice of good home training

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9 “Only take heed to yourself, and diligently keep yourself, lest you forget the things your eyes have seen, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life. And teach them to your children and your grandchildren.” ~ Deuteronomy 4:9 NKJV By Bro. John L. Cash When I was 3 years [...]