Devotionals

02 Mar Matthew 25:24-30

24 "And the one also who had received the one talent came up and said, 'Master, I knew you to be a hard man, reaping where you did not sow and gathering where you scattered no seed. 25 'And I was afraid, and went away...

Read More

01 Mar Matthew 25:19-23

19 "Now after a long time the master of those slaves came and settled accounts with them. 20 "The one who had received the five talents came up and brought five more talents, saying, 'Master, you entrusted five talents to me. See, I have gained...

Read More

28 Feb Matthew 25:16-18

16 "Immediately the one who had received the five talents went and traded with them, and gained five more talents. 17 "In the same manner the one who had received the two talents gained two more.   18 "But he who received the one talent went...

Read More

27 Feb Matthew 25:14-15

14 "For it is just like a man about to go on a journey, who called his own slaves and entrusted his possessions to them. 15 "To one he gave five talents, to another, two, and to another, one, each according to his own ability;...

Read More

25 Feb Matthew 25:12-13

12 But he answered, ‘Truly I say to you, I do not know you.’ 13 Be on the alert then, for you do not know the day nor the hour. The parable ends with those unprepared standing before the Lord pleading with Him to let them in. As...

Read More

24 Feb Matthew 25:10-11

10 And while they were going away to make the purchase, the bridegroom came, and those who were ready went in with him to the wedding feast; and the door was shut. 11 Later the other virgins also came, saying, ‘Lord, lord, open up for us.’ When the...

Read More

23 Feb Matthew 25:7-9

7 Then all those virgins rose and trimmed their lamps. 8 The foolish said to the prudent, ‘Give us some of your oil, for our lamps are going out.’ 9 But the prudent answered, ‘No, there will not be enough for us and you too; go instead to...

Read More

22 Feb Matthew 25:5-6

5 Now while the bridegroom was delaying, they all got drowsy and began to sleep. 6 But at midnight there was a shout, ‘Behold, the bridegroom! Come out to meet him.’ It was a custom that bridesmaids would wait on the bridegroom to arrive back at his home...

Read More

21 Feb Matthew 25:3-4

3 For when the foolish took their lamps, they took no oil with them, 4 but the prudent took oil in flasks along with their lamps. Only a few of the bridesmaids were prepared for what was to come. Some prepared for the short term. The extra oil...

Read More

20 Feb Monday – Matthew 25:1-2

25 “Then the kingdom of heaven will be comparable to ten virgins, who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. 2 Five of them were foolish, and five were prudent. This parable compares attendants at a wedding to unpreparedness for the Lord’s return. Of those...

Read More