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Police Devotional

Helpful articles by Brian Miller, Retired Police Sergeant, CPD

Police Devotion 10-7-2016

October 7, 2016

“For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure” (Philippians 2:13). Matthew 9:36 says, “But when he [Jesus] saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd.” The Lord came from heaven, where…

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Police Devotion 9-30-2016

September 30, 2016

“And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will…

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Police Devotion 9-16-2016

September 16, 2016

“Mine eye affecteth mine heart because of all the daughters of my city.” (Lamentations 3:51) In Lamentations, Jeremiah talks of how God’s people were taken captive because of their chronic sin. Maybe he wrote these words because he was heartbroken at seeing the young ladies, the “daughters of my city,” taken as captives because of…

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Police Devotion 9-8-2016

September 8, 2016

“…who knoweth whether thou art come to the kingdom for such a time as this?” (Esther 4:14). In the book of Esther, the Persian King, Ahasuerus, held a party, got drunk, and told his lovely wife, Vashti, to come and show her beauty—she refused and he dumped her. Later on, he held a contest to…

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Police Devotion 8-30-2016

August 30, 2016

“My son, God will provide himself a lamb for a burnt offering:” (Genesis 22:8) Abraham and Sarah wanted a child, but Sarah was unable to bear children. God promised one day that they would have a son, and eventually, God made it happen—Isaac was born. Later on, God tested Abraham when He told Abraham to…

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Police Devotion 8/26/2016

August 26, 2016

“Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah.” (Psalm 62:8) When you read the Bible, think about what you’re reading. 1 Timothy 4:15 says to “meditate upon these things”—things from the Bible. Don’t just plow through it so you can say that…

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Police Devotion 8-15-2016

August 16, 2016

“Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: Whom resist stedfast in the faith” (1 Peter 5:8, 9a). One day in a police academy, an instructor confronted a recruit about some unsatisfactory paperwork.  The instructor yelled at him in front of the other…

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Police Devotion 8-9-2016

August 9, 2016

“My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me:” (Hosea 4:6). Without a doubt, many people have been saved from choking to death by someone using the Heimlich maneuver. As a cop, you may have used the Heimlich…

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Police Devotion 7-27-2016

July 27, 2016

“Now his elder son was in the field: and as he came and drew nigh to the house, he heard music and dancing. And he called one of the servants, and asked what these things meant. And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he…

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Police Devotion 7-21-16

July 21, 2016

“Thy word is true from the beginning:” (Psalm 119:160) In February, 2014, Ken Ham debated Bill Nye, “the Science Guy,” about the earth’s origin. Ham is a Bible-believer and creationist; Nye, an evolutionist [info taken from youngearth.org]. Both men presented evidences. However, neither position can be scientifically proven because the earth’s origin cannot be re-created.…

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Police Devotion 6-30-2016

June 30, 2016

“But refuse profane and old wives’ fables, and exercise thyself rather unto godliness. For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.” (1 Timothy 4:7-8) The statement, “bodily exercise profiteth little,” doesn’t mean that exercise is bad.…

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Police Devotion 6-22-16

June 22, 2016

“And the scribes and Pharisees brought unto him a woman taken in adultery; and when they had set her in the midst, They say unto him, Master, this woman was taken in adultery, in the very act. Now Moses in the law commanded us, that such should be stoned: but what sayest thou? This they…

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