Author Archives: L.B. Cowman

Grow Under the Load

Grow Under the Load

Surely He will save you from the fowler’s snare. — Psalm 91:3 The noblest souls are the most tempted. The devil is a sportsman and likes big game. He makes the deadliest assaults on the richest natures, the finest minds, the noblest spirits. ~ John L. Lawrence Morning Lord! — the fowler lays his net

He has come! We don’t need to weep over the lack of a new covenant, a new testament, a new promise in the personhood of Jesus Christ! He came for you! Rejoice!

He Has Come

  They will call Him Immanuel — which means, “ God with us.” — Matthew 1:23 Prince of Peace. — Isaiah 9:6 There’s a song in the air! There’s a star in the sky! There’s a mother’s deep prayer, And a baby’s low cry! And the star rains its fire While the beautiful sing, For

Revelation 1:18

The Glorious Truth of Easter Day: My Lord Is Living!

I am the Living One; I was dead, and behold I am alive for ever and ever! — Revelation 1:18 Flowers! Easter lilies! Speak to me this morning the same sweet lesson of immortality you have been speaking to so many sorrowing souls for years. Wise old Book! Let me read again in your pages

Through suffering, the strongest emerge

Joy Through Sorrow

The LORD blessed the latter part of Job’s life more than the first.  —  Job 42:12 Job found his legacy through the grief he experienced. He was tried that his godliness might be confirmed and validated. In the same way, my troubles are intended to deepen my character and to clothe me in gifts I

Believing in Hope

Editor’s Note: It’s Sit & Listen Saturday at Devotionals Daily. Enjoy reading as well as listening to this devotion from Streams in the Desert by L. B. E. Cowman. Listen on the blog below or on your Alexa device by enabling the skill and then prompting, “Alexa, ask devotionals to read today’s devotion.” Whatever you

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Strong Hands and Brave Hearts

Editor’s Note: For our American readers, today is Memorial Day. Let’s remember the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces to protect and defend our freedom. Please share with us whom you are honoring. We pause today with great thanks for their service and sacrifice. * That person will receive the crown of

Pray Until You Believe

  “Go,” Jesus replied, “your son will live.” The man took Jesus at his word and departed. – John 4:50 Whatever you ask for in prayer, believe. – Mark 11:24 When you are confronted with a matter that requires immediate prayer, pray until you believe God—until with wholehearted sincerity you can thank Him for the answer. If you

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