Devotional 10/17

I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, … Continue reading Devotional 10/17

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Devotional 10/3

Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. Ephesians 6:11 We have all fallen, but the word says now we stand. Stand up against the wiles of the devil. God gets no glory in your misery, your defeat, your hopeless feelings. He is … Continue reading Devotional 10/3

Devotional 9/30

And I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever. John 14:16 I need the Holy Spirit to interpret what I want. Steven Furtick What's God's will for your life? We may know some details, but I am confident that there is so much more we … Continue reading Devotional 9/30

Devotional 9/23

For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands. 2 Timothy 1:6 Self in all its forms is a hindrance to our spiritual growth. Horatius Bonar During our youth campaign this weekend, I was reminded that every believer experiences spiritual lows. Timothy … Continue reading Devotional 9/23

Devotional 9/19

Today I am giving you a choice: you can choose life or death. Life and death have I set before you, blessing and cursing. So choose life! Deuteronomy 30:19 He who fears is not perfect in love, for love inspires trust, joy and peace, while fear is accompanied by anxiety. St. Mary Euphrasia When we … Continue reading Devotional 9/19

Devotional 9/7

Do you know that all over the provinces of both Macedonia and Achaia believers look up to you? The word has gotten around. Your lives are echoing the Master’s Word, not only in the provinces but all over the place. The news of your faith in God is out. We don’t even have to say … Continue reading Devotional 9/7

Devotional 9/6

By the divine power of Jesus, we have been given everything we need to live a life devoted to God. We have these things because we know him. Jesus chose us by his glory and goodness... 2 Peter 1:3 God does not exist to answer our prayers, but by our prayers we come to discern the mind … Continue reading Devotional 9/6

Devotional 8/26

We are only foreigners living here on earth for a while, just as our ancestors were. And we will soon be gone, like a shadow that suddenly disappears. 1 Chronicles 29:15 Be patient... Just like a puzzle, it takes time for all the pieces of your life to come together. Have you ever felt like a … Continue reading Devotional 8/26

Devotional 8/20

Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. … Continue reading Devotional 8/20

Devotional 8/19

... but they turned to the LORD God of Israel in their distress. When they sought him, he let them become reacquainted with him. 2 Chronicles 15:4 Never be afraid to start over, it's a chance to rebuild your life the way you've always wanted. Relationships are conditional: dependent on standards upheld by us, individually. People may love … Continue reading Devotional 8/19

Devotional 8/18

The Lord is pleased by those who worship Him and trust His love. Psalm 147:11 Most of the mistakes in thinking are inadequacies of perception rather than mistakes of logic. Edward de Bono Have you noticed that 9 of 10 times you are your own worst enemy? Why do you react to things in the … Continue reading Devotional 8/18

Devotional 8/2

Whoever believes in him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned already because they have not believed in the name of God's one and only Son. John 3:18 I have noticed that even people who believe in predestination, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before crossing the street. … Continue reading Devotional 8/2