Daily Devotion from Today
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We Have an Extremely Kind Father
by Scotty Smith on January 18, 2020 at 10:19 am
“Don’t be afraid,” David said to him, “for I will surely show you kindness for the sake of your father Jonathan. I will restore to you all the land that belonged to your grandfather Saul, and you will always eat at my table. Mephibosheth bowed down and said, “What is your servant, that you should notice a dead dog like me?” 2 Sam. 9:7-8 (NIV) Heavenly Father, though we’ve never been “dead dogs” to pity, we have been dead in our sins and trespasses—utterly dependent upon a total-grace salvation. Being rich in mercy, you raised us from the dead, saved us by Jesus’...