S O A P / 29.07.2021

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Isaiah 57:13c But whoever takes refuge in me will inherit the land and possess my holy mountain. O-bservation: The prophet Isaiah speaks for God, and in the previous portions of verse 13, he condemns the Israelites who have turned their backs on the Lord during their captivity in Babylon. He tells them that their combined idols cannot rescue them from the slightest winds of adversity. But then he tells the people, “If you take your refuge in the Lord, you will inherit the land and possess God’s holy mountain.” A-pplication: Obviously, in context, this was a prophetic word for the people living in Isaiah’s day and a future generation experiencing the same turmoil. Yet today, we as a people who once were founded on godly principles have as a nation collectively turned to other gods that are by nature no gods at all. I believe that this promise for the remnant who had not turned their backs on God during Isaiah’s day is a promise for all of us in our day who refuse to bow a knee to any of the Baal gods being offered by the devil right now.  It’s time that we stand firm...