Devotionals

09 Sep Matthew 15:35-36

35 And He directed the people to sit down on the ground; 36 and He took the seven loaves and the fish; and giving thanks, He broke them and started giving them to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the people. Similar to the feeding of...

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08 Sep Matthew 15:33-34

33 The disciples *said to Him, “Where would we get so many loaves in this desolate place to satisfy such a large crowd?” 34 And Jesus *said to them, “How many loaves do you have?” And they said, “Seven, and a few small fish.” What was the disciples’...

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07 Sep Matthew 15:32

32 And Jesus called His disciples to Him, and said, “I feel compassion for the people, because they have remained with Me now three days and have nothing to eat; and I do not want to send them away hungry, for they might faint on the...

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06 Sep Matthew 15:31

31 So the crowd marveled as they saw the mute speaking, the crippled restored, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing; and they glorified the God of Israel. What was the result of Jesus’ miraculous work among the people gathered on the mountain? What was the...

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05 Sep Matthew 15:29-30

29 Departing from there, Jesus went along by the Sea of Galilee, and having gone up on the mountain, He was sitting there. 30 And large crowds came to Him, bringing with them those who were lame, crippled, blind, mute, and many others, and they laid them...

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03 Sep Matthew 15:28

28 Then Jesus said to her, “O woman, your faith is great; it shall be done for you as you wish.” And her daughter was healed at once. How did Jesus reward the woman’s persistence and “great faith?” Do you recognize Jesus for who He is? Do...

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02 Sep Matthew 15:26-27

26 And He answered and said, “It is not good to take the children’s bread and throw it to the dogs.” 27 But she said, “Yes, Lord; but even the dogs feed on the crumbs which fall from their masters’ table.” What word picture did Jesus use to...

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01 Sep Matthew 15:24-25

24 But He answered and said, “I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.” 25 But she came and began to bow down before Him, saying, “Lord, help me!” What was Jesus’ explanation for not immediately responding to the woman’s needs? How did...

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31 Aug Matthew 15:23

23 But He did not answer her a word. And His disciples came and implored Him, saying, “Send her away, because she keeps shouting at us.” What was Jesus’ initial response to the woman? What did the disciples suggest Jesus do with the woman? How do you...

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30 Aug Matthew 15:22

22 And a Canaanite woman from that region came out and began to cry out, saying, “Have mercy on me, Lord, Son of David; my daughter is cruelly demon-possessed.” Describe the woman who approached Jesus. How did she address Jesus? What was her request of Jesus? Although...

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