THE CAGE

By Anita Mondragon

As many of you know, my dad was a Baptist Preacher for over 40 years.  He used many illustrations in his sermons to get his point across.  He likened them to parables that Jesus used in the Bible so that folks could understand more easily.

The following, is based on one of the illustrations he used.  I heard it many times during my growing up years, and turned it into a poem for my grandchildren. -anita

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REVELATION

By Anita Mondragon

“From now on you will catch men.”  Luke 5:10 

 Also read: Luke 5:1-10

Christ sends us out to bring others in. -Unknown

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BY CHANCE? … OR ON PURPOSE?

By Anita Mondragon

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord.  Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”  Jeremiah 29:11

 

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WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME…?

By Anita Mondragon
I don’t know about you, but I don’t have the luxury of waiting until the New Year comes to make a list of resolutions.  If I did wait, the list would be unending.  Seems like I need to make a new list every morning when I rise because I sure didn’t keep my promise to myself and God with the things I resolved to do today!

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TALENTS…OUR GIFTS…OUR SKILLS

By Anita Mondragon
I found this little excerpt on the internet while searching for verses regarding ‘talents’.  Take a look…

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YOU REEK OF YOUR FATHER!

By Anita Mondragon
“Yes, I am the fragrance of Christ to God, diffused among those who are being saved, and those who are perishing alike…” -2 Cor. 2:15 GNT

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“DON’T YOU HATE ME?”

By Anita Mondragon
 
Have you ever wandered so far from the Lord, you feel you’ve gone to a place unreachable for even His mercy?  I know I have…a few times! But God’s grace and mercy are boundless!

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WHERE THE BLOOD FELL…

By Anita Mondragon
 

As many of you already know, movies speak to me.  I can see Biblical applications in almost any movie I watch.  

Having said that, I was watching a Star Wars movie the other night…for the umpteenth time, when a phrase I’d never picked up on fell on my ears.

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LIFE COACHES…HOW DO YOU FIND THE BEST ONE?

By Anita Mondragon
 
Now days…you hear a lot about Life Coaches.  Everyone wants their own, ‘personal” life coach.  I know I need to make some changes in my own life…so I went to google to find out exactly just what a life coach really is.  Here’s what google told me….

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THE PAGES OF YOUR STORY…

By Anita Mondragon
 
Yesterday, in-between loads of laundry, I watched a movie called, Priceless.  It was about human trafficking.  I don’t want to share the whole story with you…you need to watch it, but let’s just say there was a guy trying to make a quick buck, and he unknowingly got entangled in this awful business.

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One Response to “Forgiven- A Daily Devotional”

  1. Anita says:

    What a great prayer! As Believers, this is the kind of stuff we should be seeking God for on a daily basis!
    Thanks for the reminder sister Francine!
    -anita

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