Grace Moments http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments Daily Devotions en-us Mon, 22 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Sun, 21 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Sat, 20 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Thu, 18 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Tue, 16 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Mon, 15 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Sun, 14 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 Copyright (c) 2018 Time of Grace I am so broke http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/I_am_so_broke http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/I_am_so_broke Mon, 22 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 Billie Holiday got it cold: “Money, you’ve got lots of friends they’re crowding around your door; but when you’re gone and spending ends they don’t come no more.” Do you know the fear, the shame,... Internship http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/internship http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/internship Sun, 21 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 We’re all so absorbed in the struggle to survive, caught up in the here and now, that we don’t always pay attention to how God is describing our future life in heaven. Heaven won’t be... A text for the ages http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/text_for_the_ages http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/text_for_the_ages Sat, 20 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 My children are irritated that I don’t have a smartphone or GPS. I tell them I have a phone on the wall that seems pretty smart and there are maps in my head. I think... I feel cheated http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/I_feel_cheated http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/I_feel_cheated Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 As you know, when you begin a Monopoly game, everybody gets $1,500 in start-up cash. Everybody’s bank account is the same. The score in every major league baseball game since Abner Doubleday’s time is always... I'm afraid of all the violence in society http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/afraid_of_all_the_violence http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/afraid_of_all_the_violence Thu, 18 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 Have you ever had your car broken into? Have you ever been mugged or sexually abused? Has your home ever been broken into? Not only can sad events like those hurt you materially and physically,... Appreciate the queen http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/appreciate_the_queen http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/appreciate_the_queen Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 It has been my experience in life that men tend to be task-oriented and women are wired more for relationships. Do you agree? Think about it—is there male or female handwriting on most of the... Time to confess http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/time_to_confess http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/time_to_confess Tue, 16 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 One of the upsides to growing up with siblings is that you can blame them—especially when they aren’t around. The cartoon Family Circus captured kids’ typical reactions by featuring a little ghost named Not Me.... Is it your dream too? http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/is_it_your_dream_too http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/is_it_your_dream_too Mon, 15 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 Racism is a terrible social issue, and it has been part of our country’s story from the beginning. Giving preferential treatment to some and denying opportunity to others is cruel and immoral. It stifles social... I'm going to be fired http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/Im_going_to_be_fired http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/Im_going_to_be_fired Sun, 14 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 These days when a corporate firing takes place, it’s abrupt. No warning. A security guard escorts you to your desk, watches as you clean it out, takes your keys, and escorts you to the parking... How your story ends http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/how_your_story_ends http://www.timeofgrace.org/moments/how_your_story_ends Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0600 So often as I listen to Bible stories, I can’t help but be jealous. I mean, almost all of them end well. Ruth and Naomi had no idea how they would survive, yet they ended...