The Stick

A Northern Grace Youth Camp devotional
  1. But they are exceedingly wise
    “There are four things which are little on the earth, But they are exceedingly wise:” (Proverbs 30:24 NKJV) Wisdom can be found in odd places. The proverbs below notes that though the ants are very small yet they are wise in stocking up food before winter comes. Sometimes you may feel helpless and small – […]
  2. Things that are never satisfied
    “The leech has two daughters—Give and Give! There are three things that are never satisfied, Four never say, “Enough!”:” (Proverbs 30:15 NKJV) Camp has been referred to as the black hole of maintenance. No matter how much you do, there is always more to be done. By the time we finish replacing all the roofs […]
  3. There is a generation
    “There is a generation that curses its father, And does not bless its mother. There is a generation that is pure in its own eyes, Yet is not washed from its filthiness.” (Pr 30:11-12 NKJV) “There is a generation that curses its father, and does not bless its mother.” When I read this I thought […]
  4. Two things I request of You
    “Two things I request of You (Deprive me not before I die): Remove falsehood and lies far from me; Give me neither poverty nor riches—Feed me with the food allotted to me;” (Proverbs 30:7-8 NKJV) “Lest I be full and deny You, And say, “Who is the LORD?” Or lest I be poor and steal, […]
  5. Every word of God is pure
    “Every word of God is pure; He is a shield to those who put their trust in Him.” (Proverbs 30:5 NKJV) “Do not add to His words, Lest He rebuke you, and you be found a liar.” (Proverbs 30:6 NKJV) “Every word of God is pure.” Think about that for a minute. Pure like gold. […]