Mission Accomplished

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July – August volume for August 30. Passage: Genesis 45:1-18 “ 'It was to save lives that God sent me ahead of you.' ” Genesis 45:5 In many of the conversations we’ve heard in Genesis, we have seen people at odds with one … [Read more...]

The Source of Wisdom

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July – August volume for August 29. Passage: Genesis 41:1-40 “Since God has made all this known to you, there is no one so discerning and wise as you.” Genesis 41:39 The journey from slavery to the Pharaoh’s palace was on a … [Read more...]

Getting Ready to Meet God

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July – August volume for August 26. Passage: Genesis 35:1-15 “ 'Get rid of the foreign gods you have with you, and purify yourselves . . . .'” Genesis 35:2 Growing up on a family farm meant that after chores on Saturday, it … [Read more...]

God Brings Laughter

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July – August volume for August 17. Passage: Genesis 21:1-7 “'God has brought me laughter, and everyone who hears about this will laugh with me.'” Genesis 21:6 When was the last time you really laughed? Did you see something … [Read more...]

Is Anything Too Hard For God?

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July – August volume for August 14. Passage: Genesis 18:1-15 "'Is anything too hard for the Lord? . . . Sarah will have a son.'” Genesis 18:14 Why did it take so long? Why didn’t God give Abra­ham and Sarah a child as soon … [Read more...]

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July – August volume for August 4. Passage: Genesis 7:1-5 "Noah did all that the Lord commanded him." Genesis 7:5 We usually think of a conversation as words that people speak to one another. But every conversation between … [Read more...]

Every Conversation Has a Beginning

We will be posting a number of devotionals written by President Jul Medenblik for the Today series. This devotional originally appeared in the 2006 July - August volume for August 1. Passage: Genesis 1:26-31 “Let us make man in our image . . . and let them rule . . . over all the earth . . . .” Genesis 1:26 Bible scholars differ on whether this passage is the … [Read more...]