OUR DAILY BREAD MAY 18 2021 MINISTRIES DEVOTIONAL — Facing the Darkness

Our daily bread ministries

OUR DAILY BREAD MAY 18 2021 MINISTRIES DAILY — Facing the Darkness

Our Daily Bread Ministries Daily Devotional

OUR DAILY BREAD 18 MAY 2021 MINISTRIES DAILY DEVOTIONAL

(Tuesday 18 MAY 2021 )

TOPIC: Facing the Darkness

More Of Our Daily Bread Ministries Messages here

You May Also like: Its Slippery Out Here by Our Daily Bread Ministries

Bible in a Year:

1 Chronicles 4–6 John 6:1–21
The people walking in darkness have seen a great light.

Isaiah 9:2
Today’s Scripture & Insight:

Isaiah 9:2–6

OUR DAILY BREAD 18 MAY 2021 MINISTRIES DAILY DEVOTIONAL

MESSAGE:

In the mid-1960s, two people participated in research on the effects of darkness on the human psyche. They entered separate caves, while researchers tracked their eating and sleeping habits. One remained in total darkness for 88 days, the other 126 days. Each guessed how long they could remain in darkness and were off by months. One took what he thought was a short nap only to discover he’d slept for 30 hours. Darkness is disorienting.

OUR DAILY BREAD 18 MAY 2021 MINISTRIES DEVOTIONAL

The people of God found themselves in the darkness of impending exile. They waited, unsure of what would take place. The prophet Isaiah used darkness as a metaphor for their disorientation and as a way of speaking about God’s judgment (Isaiah 8:22). Previously, the Egyptians had been visited with darkness as a plague (Exodus 10:21–29). Now Israel found herself in darkness.

OUR DAILY BREAD 18 MAY 2021 MINISTRIES DEVOTIONAL

But a light would come. “The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness a light has dawned” (Isaiah 9:2). Oppression would be broken, disorientation would end. A Child would come to change everything and bring about a new day—a day of forgiveness and freedom (v. 6).

Jesus did come! And although the darkness of the world can be disorienting, may we experience the comfort of the forgiveness, freedom, and light found in Christ.

By: Glenn Packiam

OUR DAILY BREAD 18 MAY 2021 MINISTRIES DEVOTIONAL

Reflect & Pray
What would it look like to embrace a new day of freedom and forgiveness? How can you welcome the light of Christ today?

Dear Jesus, shine Your light into my life. Bring forgiveness and freedom. Help me to live in the light of Your arrival.

You May Also like: An Old Clay Pot by ODB

You May Also like: Life Changes by Our Daily Bread Ministries

Please don’t forget to share with your friends and families on social media so they can be blessed and be blessings to others. God bless you

OUR DAILY BREAD 18 MAY 2021 MINISTRIES DEVOTIONAL

The sweetest and biggest thing to ever happen to you is to make a decision to be saved through JESUS CHRIST. If you have not made that decision. Please make that decision now and say ” Lord Jesus forgive me for my sins and have mercy on me, thank you for dying for me on the cross, take me as your son / daughter and be my father. THANK YOU FOR SAVING ME, in JESUS CHRIST NAME AMEN.
If you just prayed this prayer of salvation now, you can contact our daily bread through the following:
(+234) 906 402 7516 Voice Only
(+234) 708 777 4778 SMS Only  
(+234) 805 462 7884 – Voice, SMS & WhatsApp
Mail: [email protected]
You can also please find a bible believing church where you can grow in the love and the Word of God and fellowship with them. God bless you

Click here for more OUR DAILY BREAD DEVOTIONAL

This Daily Devotional was written by Our Daily Bread Ministries whose mission is to make the life-changing wisdom of the Bible understandable and accessible to all.

livingscepter.com

Impossible Is Not God

OUR DAILY BREAD MAY 18 2021 MINISTRIES DEVOTIONAL — Facing the Darkness
Spread the love
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •  
Scroll to top