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Devotionals2021-04-21T13:37:41+00:00

Devotionals by Chaplain (Col) Stephen W. Leonard, USA, Ret.

Sorrow Far Beyond Yours

By Stephen Leonard “My soul is sad even to death.” Matthew 26:38 Nearly everyone has personally experienced deep and agonizing sorrow. It is the very nature of humanity in a fallen world. No one ever completely escapes sorrows. Some become better by them, others bitter. Sorrows truly »

Trinity at the Baptism

By Stephen Leonard “As soon as Jesus was baptized, He went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting on Him. And a voice from heaven said, ‘This is my Son, whom I »

Tribulation in Your World?

By Stephen Leonard “In the world you will have tribulation! But take heart I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 Many of us are worried about the terrible invasion of Ukraine by Russia. We have brothers and sisters in the Lord who are under fierce and deadly »

Life is All Too Brief

By Stephen Leonard “As for man, his days are like grass; he flourishes like a flower of the field; for the wind passes over it, and it is gone, and its place knows it no more.” Psalm 103:15-16 God said to us all, “You are dust, and »

An Intimate Relationship

By Stephen Leonard “The Lord is MY shepherd, I shall not want. He makes ME lie down in green pastures. He leads ME beside still waters. He restores MY soul. He leads ME in the paths of righteousness for His name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley »

Wars and Rumors of Wars

By Stephen Leonard “And you will hear of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not alarmed, for this must take place, but the end is not yet. For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom, and there will be famines and earthquakes, in various »

Incomprehensible

By Stephen Leonard “Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, and His greatness is unsearchable.” Psalm 145:3 “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, even as He chose us »

The Shortest Five

By Stephen Leonard “More to be desired are they [God’s Word] than gold, even much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb. Moreover, by them is your servant warned; in keeping them there is great reward.” Psalm 19:10-11 I read five books of the Bible »

Walking Like Enoch

By Stephen Leonard “Enoch walked with God, and he was not, for God took him.” Genesis 5:24 You have heard people say when someone dies by accident or disease, while yet relatively young, even middle age, that they were taken away “in the prime of life” when »

I Do Not Feel Well

By Stephen Leonard “I am worn out from my groaning. All night long I flood my bed with weeping and drench my couch with tears.” Psalm 6:6 These very words, “I do not feel well,” have been spoken many times over in your life. Some have said »

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