Devotional 1/16

Then Jesus went to work on his disciples. “Anyone who intends to come with me has to let me lead. You’re not in the driver’s seat; I am. Don’t run from suffering; embrace it. Follow me and I’ll show you how. Self-help is no help at all. Self-sacrifice is the way, my way, to finding… Continue reading Devotional 1/16

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Devotional 1/13

Summing it all up, friends, I’d say you’ll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gracious—the best, not the worst; the beautiful, not the ugly; things to praise, not things to curse. Philippians‬ ‭4:8 Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed… Continue reading Devotional 1/13

Devotional 1/1

If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit who dwells in you. Romans 8:11 Resurrection means that the worst thing is never the last thing. Frederick Buechner There are no… Continue reading Devotional 1/1

Devotional 12/30

We walk by faith, not by sight. 2 Corinthians 5:7 Faith is taking the first step, even when you don’t see the whole staircase. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The Lord speaks to us, and treats us according to our capacity. He will not publicly rebuke anyone, unless He has done so numerous times in private.… Continue reading Devotional 12/30

Devotional 12/29

Arise and eat, for the journey ahead is too great for you. 1 Kings 19:7 If you are not growing, you are dying. Steven Furtick God is not the dismissive kind, but a God who calls us to do what we are capable of doing. God knew Elijah was in a cave, and He knew… Continue reading Devotional 12/29

Devotional 11/26

Then he said to me, "Prophesy to the wind; prophesy, son of man, and say to it, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: Come, breath, from the four winds and breathe into these slain, that they may live.'" Ezekiel 37:9 Anything dead coming back to life, hurts. Toni Morrison The Lord told Ezekiel, 'prophesy… Continue reading Devotional 11/26

Devotional 10/25

Anyone you forgive, I also forgive. And what I have forgiven—if there was anything to forgive—I have forgiven in the sight of Christ for your sake, so that Satan does not take advantage of us, because we do not ignore His schemes. 2 Corinthians 2:11 The will of God and our wellbeing are synonymous to… Continue reading Devotional 10/25