Devotionals

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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27 Aug Matthew 15:15-20

15 Peter said to Him, “Explain the parable to us.” 16 Jesus said, “Are you still lacking in understanding also? 17 Do you not understand that everything that goes into the mouth passes into the stomach, and is eliminated? 18 But the things that proceed out of the...

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26 Aug Matthew 15:12-14

12 Then the disciples *came and *said to Him, “Do You know that the Pharisees were offended when they heard this statement?” 13 But He answered and said, “Every plant which My heavenly Father did not plant shall be uprooted. 14 Let them alone; they are blind guides...

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25 Aug Matthew 15:7-11

7 You hypocrites, rightly did Isaiah prophesy of you: 8 ‘This people honors Me with their lips, But their heart is far away from Me. 9 ‘But in vain do they worship Me, Teaching as doctrines the precepts of men.’” 10 After Jesus called the crowd to Him, He said to...

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