Subject: December 12th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 12th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 12th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

By faith Jacob, when he was dying, blessed each of the sons of Joseph; and worshipped, leaning upon the top of his staff. Hebrews 11.21. God in His word makes a remark here concerning Jacob’s staff. Throughout his life—whether it was leaving ...

December 11th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 11th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

For I, Jehovah, change not. Malachi 3.6. God never changes, neither does the work of the Lord Jesus know any change, nor does the Holy Spirit ever change. A child in his ignorance thinks that the sun has disappeared on a rainy day. So he asks hi ...

December 10th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 10th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus made me free from the law of sin and of death. Romans 8.2. What is the nature of this law of life? Such a nature will operate spontaneously along certain lines. For instance, the ear will spontan ...

December 9th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 9th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

Rise and enter into the city, and it shall be told thee what thou must do. Acts 9.6. What the Lord meant by this was: I will not tell you what you are to do, but somebody else will do so. The Lord used someone else to tell Paul. This is a revela ...

December 8th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 8th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

Let both grow together until the harvest: and in the time of the harvest I will say to the reapers, Gather up first the tares, and bind them in bundles to burn them; but gather up the wheat into my barn. Matthew 13.30. Wheat needs to be dried (i ...

December 7th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 7th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

And he saith unto them, It is written, My house shall be called a house of prayer. Matthew 21.13. When we talk about the prayer of the church we are no less concerned with private prayer nor sense any less the importance of personal prayer. Yet ...

December 6th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 6th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

Go unto my brethren, and say to them, I ascend unto my Father and your Father, and my God and your God. John 20.17. This tells us that we have both God and a Father. What then is the difference between God as Father and God as God? The Bible sho ...

December 5th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 5th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

And the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly. Romans 16.20. We believers who have been chosen by the Lord should never forget this purpose of our being involved in destroying the works and the power of the devil. Whatever we d ...

December 4th — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 4th, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

Now faith is assurance of things hoped for, a conviction of things not seen. Hebrews 11.1. This is a definition of faith given by the Bible. What is “assurance”? In Greek (hupostasis) it means “a standing under,” a “support.” It is t ...

December 3rd — Daily Devotional by Watchman Nee

December 3rd, 2019 at 4:00 am EDT

Every one therefore that heareth these words of mine, and doeth them, shall be likened unto a wise man, who built his house upon the rock. Matthew 7.24. The wise man is he who does the words of the Lord, while the foolish man is one who does not ...