Stop the Blaming Game

“You have bereaved me of my children… all these things are against me.” (Genesis 42:29-38, NASB) It’s easy to blame people, things, and circumstances for the misfortunes in our lives. We do not realize that God may have grander things working behind the scene. We can see Jacob doing this in today’s devotional. The sons … More Stop the Blaming Game

Sometimes People Feel Like God Is Punishing Them

“What is this that God has done to us?” (Genesis 42:18-28, NASB) Sometimes people feel that God is punishing them. They believe that bad things are happening in their lives because God is punishing them for their wrongdoings. It’s a superstitious belief that if they do good God will bless them, and if they do … More Sometimes People Feel Like God Is Punishing Them