Posts by Carl Miller

O Lord, How Long?

“O Lord, how long shall I cry, and You will not hear? Even cry out to You, “Violence!” and You will not save. Why do You show me iniquity, and cause me to see trouble? For plundering and violence are before me; There is strife, and contention arises. Therefore the law is powerless, and justice never goes forth. For the wicked surround the righteous;…

Do Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly

To watch a video edition of this devotion, click here. “He has shown you, O man, what is good; And what does the Lord require of you but to do justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 Israel was a mess throughout much of it’s history regarding its covenant faithfulness to God. They were recipients of…

God is Just

“For I proclaim the name of the Lord: Ascribe greatness to our God. He is the Rock, His work is perfect; For all His ways are justice, a God of truth and without injustice; Righteous and upright is He.” Deuteronomy 32:3-4 God is holy. God is also just. What does it mean that He is just? God is perfectly righteous in how He treats His creatures. He doesn’t…

Be Holy in All Your Conduct

To watch the video edition of this devotion, click here. “But as He who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct, because as it is written, “Be holy, for I am holy.”” 1 Peter 1:15-16 God is holy. He is thrice holy. The Father is holy. The Son is holy. The Spirit…

God is Holy

To watch the video edition of this devotion, click here. “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of hosts; The whole earth is full of His glory!” – Isaiah 6:3 When God called Isaiah to be His prophet, God did so through a vision given to Isaiah. This was a vision where Isaiah saw the throne room of Almighty God. He not…

God Gives Wisdom

To watch the video edition of this devotion, click here. “My son, if you receive my words, and treasure my commands within you, so that you incline your ear to wisdom, and apply your heart to understanding; Yes, if you cry out for discernment, and lift up your voice for understanding, if you seek her as silver, and search for…

God is Wise

“to God, alone wise, be glory through Jesus Christ forever. Amen.” Romans 16:27 These are the final words the Apostle Paul wrote to the church in Rome. Paul taught the saints many wonderful things in this epistle. It’s wonderful to note how he couldn’t but break into doxology as he concluded the letter in magnificent praise, giving all…

God Is Good

“The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; And He knows those who trust in Him.” – Nahum 1:7 As we go through days of trouble, pain and hardship, we often need to consider and be reminded of the divine attribute of God’s goodness. At all times, and especially in those moments, our attention must be drawn…

Jealous Over His People

“For I am jealous for you with godly jealousy. For I have betrothed you to one husband, that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.” 2 Corinthians 11:2 Last week, we considered God, whose name is Jealous, and His jealousy. If you recall, when we talk about jealousy, we do so considering two kinds: 1) The jealousy that…

God Is Jealous

“Take heed to yourself, lest you make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land where you are going, lest it be a snare in your midst. But you shall destroy their altars, break their sacred pillars, and cut down their wooden images (for you shall worship no other god, for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God)” Exodus 34:12-14 When we think about the word…