Jesus welcomed the people, taught them about the Kingdom of God and healed those in need. Luke 9:11

Today's Devotional

Tearing and Healing

When I recently read this scripture, I struggled with it. Here the Lord speaks through Hosea and uses terms that are very shocking because they carry the meaning of God being the one that is tearing and wounding us: ‘He has torn us … He has wounded us’. There is no doubt on the language. God has done this to the very ones the Scripture says He loves. As I prayed about the meaning of the verse and looked up the original term in the Hebrew, I discovered that the word ‘torn’, as it is translated...Read more...