A Clay Jar

Encouraging, comforting, and urging you to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory. (1 Thess. 2:12 NIV)


This is a collection of devotional posts from the book of Philemon. They are sorted according to when they were written, with the most recent first. To see them in their biblical order, select them from the menu.

Gather together as the church

The Church that Meets in Your Home – Philemon 1:2



The church is wherever believers are. It is good to gather together in our homes and be united in heart, mind, and spirit.

Onesimus: from Useless to Useful

Onesimus: from Useless to Useful – Philemon 1:11



Onesimus story is the story of every believer. At one time we were useless, sold to sin. But now we have been freed and have become useful.