Putting Betrayal in Perspective

“But behold, the hand of the one betraying Me is with Me on the table.” Luke 22:21, NASB Jesus “resolutely set His face to go to Jerusalem” (Luke 9:51) as His ascension drew near. But why did He need such determination? Because before Jesus could ascend, He had to undergo the most excruciating death known to mankind: crucifixion. And His path to the cross lurched forward with the heart-wrenching agony of betrayal. I can’t imagine what it must have been like. Jesus Christ, the sinless […]

When Hope Runs Out

“The LORD’S lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Thy faithfulness.” Lam. 3:22-23, NASB Maybe you watched my Devotions for Women: NO WATER! segment yesterday. If so, you’re aware that water is currently unavailable at the Wickham household. I like camping, but really, not in my own house. Yet the trial continues … a third repairmen is scheduled to investigate the issue tomorrow morning. I pray he’ll be able to correct it. Sadly I discovered that the […]