Police Devotional

Helpful articles by Brian Miller, Retired Police Sergeant, CPD

Police Devotion 11-12-15

November 12, 2015

“Now the word of the LORD came unto Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry against it; for their wickedness is come up before me.” (Jonah 1:1-2) Nineveh was a city in Assyria. The Assyrians were warlike and cruel. God told Jonah to go to Nineveh and…

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Police Devotion 11-2-15

November 4, 2015

“Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, answered and said to the king, O Nebuchadnezzar, we are not careful to answer thee in this matter. If it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of thy hand, O king. But if not,…

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Police Devotion 10-22-15

October 22, 2015

“Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort; Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.” 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 The…

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Police Devotion 9-24-2015

September 24, 2015

“Now these are the nations which the LORD left, to prove Israel by them, even as many of Israel as had not known all the wars of Canaan; Only that the generations of the children of Israel might know, to teach them war, at the least such as before knew nothing thereof; Namely, five lords…

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Police Devotion 8/19/2015

August 19, 2015

“And there came a messenger unto Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them: And the Sabeans fell upon them, and took them away; yea, they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.” Job 1:14-15 Job was a…

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Police Devotional 8-12-15

August 12, 2015

“When I thought to know this, it was too painful for me; Until I went into the sanctuary of God”  (Psalm 73:16-17) John 5:19 says, “…the whole world lieth in wickedness.” Cops understand the truth of that statement far better than most people. As a cop, you see some of the vilest human behavior on…

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Police Devotional 8/6/2015

August 6, 2015

“For he is the minister of God to thee for good. But if thou do that which is evil, be afraid; for he beareth not the sword in vain: for he is the minister of God, a revenger to execute wrath upon him that doeth evil.” (Romans 13:4) The word “police” isn’t used in this…

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Police Devotional

July 22, 2015

“It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house…It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman.” (Proverbs 21:9, 19) Solomon, one of King David’s sons, wrote the book of Proverbs. He was known for wisdom. However,…

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Police Devotional

July 9, 2015

“Seek ye out of the book of the LORD, and read.” (Isaiah 34:16) One reason police work is so interesting is because it deals with real people in real situations. Some of them are tragic, some dramatic, some funny, some dangerous, and some bizarre, but they’re all real. The Bible is about real life, too.…

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Police Devotional

June 23, 2015

“And when king David came to Bahurim, behold, thence came out a man of the family of the house of Saul, whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera: he came forth, and cursed still as he came. And he cast stones at David…And thus said Shimei when he cursed, Come out, come out, thou…

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Police Devotional

June 17, 2015

“For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with thee.” (Psalm 5:3) One of the most disgusting things you’ll do as a cop is go into a roach-infested residence. When you first walk into a “roach motel,” it looks and smells filthy. You can almost guess that it…

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Police Devotional

June 1, 2015

“Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall.” (1 Corinthians 10:12) In police work, you see how sin can ruin people’s lives, including officers’ lives. So you need to learn not to play games with temptation. Sin can ruin your marriage, family, career, and reputation. You may have heard of Samson…

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