Aslea Massie

Articles by Aslea Massie

A Different Plan

Have a life of significance. “The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.” Proverbs 16:9 (ESV) God’s plans for us may be markedly different than anything we want or expect out of life. I vividly remember wanting a career related to the degree I received, and I wanted to be successful within that career. […] Read More >

Called to Give

If you have a bank account, you have a calling. http://thelife.com/dailydevotions/called-to-give #LifeDevo “Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, in proportion to our faith; if service, in our serving; the one who teaches, in his teaching; the one who exhorts, in his exhortation; the one who […] Read More >

Content With the Present

Why me? http://thelife.com/dailydevotions/content-with-the-present #LifeDevo “Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.  Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, […] Read More >

Continuously at Work

“O LORD, how long shall I cry for help, and you will not hear? Or cry to you ‘Violence!’ and you will not save…Look among the nations, and see; wonder and be astounded. For I am doing a work in your days that you would not believe if told.” Habakkuk 1:2 & 5 (ESV) Do you ever […] Read More >

Doubting

“All that the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never cast out.” John 6:37 ESV I’ve read numerous biographies about famous missionaries and preachers from ages past. Many of those biographies told stories of men and women who were sure that though they had repented of their sins and […] Read More >

God Keeps His Word

25 years later, a promise is still a promise. http://thelife.com/dailydevotions/god-keeps-his-word #LifeDevo “When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the LORD appeared to him and said, ‘I am God Almighty; walk before me faithfully and be blameless. Then I will make my covenant between me and you and will greatly increase your numbers.’ Abram fell facedown, and God […] Read More >

God’s Perfect Timing

You and God are in different timezones. http://thelife.com/dailydevotions/gods-perfect-timing #LifeDevo “Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ill. So the sisters sent to him, saying, ‘Lord, he […] Read More >

Identified as Israel

God believes in aliens. http://thelife.com/dailydevotions/identified-as-israel #LifeDevo See what God has to say about the Gentiles in the Old Testament by checking out one of these handy study guides! “‘So you shall divide it by lot for an inheritance among yourselves and among the aliens who stay in their midst, who bring forth sons in your […] Read More >

Listening to God’s Will: The Struggle

God’s will or yours? http://thelife.com/dailydevotions/listening-to-gods-will-the-struggle #LifeDevo “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.” Romans 12:2 ESV This is the time for new directions. Many high school students and college students will be graduating soon, […] Read More >

Only from Christ

Find satisfaction in Christ, check out this blog post. “Satisfy us in the morning with your steadfast love, that we may rejoice and be glad all our days.” Psalm 90:14 (ESV) I recently and unexpectedly lost one of my well-loved jobs. The type of job I had lost could only be applied for at a specific time of the […] Read More >