Author Archives: jimdavenport

About jimdavenport

Jim Davenport resides in the USA in Northeast Georgia, is a member of a Southern Baptist Church and is a retired Christian business man. Jim and his wife Charlotte have one son and daughter in law, Keven and Amy, four grandchildren – Ashlyn (Davenport) & Josh Murphy, Mason & Rebecca (Knight) Davenport and four great-grandchildren. Jim and Charlotte own a mountain get-away home located on Lookout Mountain in Alabama where they spend many spring, summer and fall days working in their raised bed organic garden. Jim has served as a Deacon and Trustee in his local church most of his adult life and on the Executive Committee and Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees of Shorter University, an intentionally Christian institution located in Rome, Georgia. Jim has a passion for the word of God and has always believed that Christian principles should guide every aspect of his life. He also loves Christian music and often served as a tenor soloist in his church. One of the highlights of his life was the nearly 20 years he spent singing with The Good News, a Southern Gospel quartet. Jim served as an Information Technology professional his entire working career of 50 years holding senior positions in and consulting with hundreds of world-class organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. Jim remains as President and CEO of InfoSys Solutions Associates, Inc. and is a retired partner of IT Governance Partners, LLC, both of which are “Trusted Advisor” technology and business consulting firms. Jim has authored a number of books available at His blog has ben read by readers from more than 170 countries. Jim holds both a BS and an MS in Mathematics from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia and completed Management Development Training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Two Gates, Two Paths, Two Destinations

This gallery contains 2 photos.

As Jesus was wrapping up The Sermon on the Mount, recorded in the Bible by Matthew in chapters 5-7, He presented the crowds with the opportunity to make an important personal decision.  Hearers were presented with a life altering choice … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

His Way

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Background: In the last days before His brutal crucifixion, agonizing death, glorious resurrection, and ascension back to Heaven, Jesus and His disciples gathered for the Feast of the Passover.  During supper, knowing that the appropriate time had come and in … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Eternal Life Secured

This gallery contains 1 photo.

The Gospel writer John records the words of Jesus describing Himself as The Good Shepherd in John 10. Jesus uses a remarkable analogy that would have been totally familiar to those  following Him through the Temple during the Feast of … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Growing in Wisdom

This gallery contains 1 photo.

My hearts desire in the coming year is to”grow in wisdom.” Wisdom doesn’t just grow with age. Wisdom is not simply acquired through education. Admittedly, some wisdom is learned through life experiences.  But “true” wisdom is a gift from God. … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Hope for 2019

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Thinking about the New Year and new opportunities for 2019, I was reminded of the letter the prophet Jeremiah sent to the Jewish exiles that Nebuchadnezzar had carried off to Babylon after sacking Jerusalem in 587 BC. In that letter … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

God Will Provide

Christian, I have good news upon which you can rely. Whatever the situation might be, God is in control. God always hears your prayers. God always has THE answer for ALL of your troubles. GOD WILL PROVIDE!! The Bible records … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Lamb of God

This gallery contains 2 photos.

Of all the names ascribed to Jesus in the Bible, perhaps the most significant one is the “Lamb of God.”  Without the fulfillment of the role of Jesus as the perfect sacrificial lamb, there would be no eternal forgiveness of … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Names of Jesus Devotions

The Names of Jesus Devotions “Yeshua” – The Name Above Every Name “Immanuel” – God With Us The Son of God – How will That Be? The Son of Man The Good Shepherd The Light of the World The Author … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

20 – Songs of Thanksgiving

This gallery contains 2 photos.

Jeremiah prophesied during the seventh century BC and into the sixth century BC.   His direct call from God came in the thirteenth year of the reign of King Josiah of Judah in 626 BC (Jeremiah 25:3).  The prophets Zephaniah, Habakkuk, … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thanksgiving Praise Devotions

If you are looking for a series of devotions for the Thanksgiving season, then check out my Thanksgiving Praise series at the following links: 1 – How Majestic Is Your Name 2 – How Great Are Your Works 3 – The Mountain … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment