Daily Devotion from Today
Scotty Smith Posts – The Gospel Coalition The Gospel Coalition
Calling Down Grace Instead of Fire
by Scotty Smith on September 30, 2020 at 10:41 am
He will not crush the weakest reed or put out a flickering candle. Isa. 43:2 When James and John saw this, they said to Jesus, “Lord, should we call down fire from heaven to burn them up?” Luke 9:54 Lord Jesus, on this last day of September, we are grateful to know you rule the world with your truth and grace. Perpetually praying for us; powerfully executing sovereignty over nations, nanoseconds, and naysayers; graciously meeting us with your burden-bearing love. When we feel like “weak reeds” or “flickering candles,” you don’t judge us, you welcome us. You don’t roll your eyes;...