Devotionals

Sep
25
2018

Brokenness and Glory, 1 Peter 1, part 2

Continue reading 1 Peter 1:3-9 slowly, allowing your spirit to connect with the Spirit of truth and grace in this passage. Verses 3-6 were highlighted in last week’s devotional available on our website. 1 Peter 1:7. “These have come so that your faith, of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire, […]
Sep
19
2018

Brokenness and Glory, 1 Peter 1

Don’t miss the weight of these words from God, one phrase at a time. Let your spirit lead in connecting with the Holy Spirit of truth in this passage. Peter 1:3 “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a […]
Sep
11
2018

What To Do When You Have Been Wronged

David knew what it was like to be treated unjustly. In Psalm 35 he describes his condition. People he had once befriended now fought against him (v. 1), sought his life and plotted his ruin (v. 4), built a trap for him to fall into (v. 7), ruthlessly made false accusations (v. 11,20), jeered and […]
Sep
5
2018

An Invitation To Trust

“Why are you downcast, Oh my soul? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God” (Ps. 43:5). “But I trust in your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in your salvation. I will sing to the Lord, for he has been good to […]
Aug
28
2018

10 Things To Remember

When you wake up in the morning where does your mind go? Is it the list of things that need to get done? Regrets of what happen the day before? Or perhaps before you get out of bed you reach for your phone to see what you missed out on while you were asleep? Nothing […]
Aug
14
2018

Psalm 91 God’s Protecting Presence

If you had certainty and security that you could not be defeated, how would you live your life differently? Psalm 91 describes Biblical confidence and poise. In some Bibles, it is subtitled “The Security Of The One Who Trusts In The Lord.” The heart of it is the protected place of abiding safely in God, […]
Aug
8
2018

Praying For Children Moving Away From Home

It is humorously said that God could not be everywhere, so He made mothers. From the earliest times when we sent the children off to Grandma’s, to camp, or to a night at a friend’s house, we have to admit a wrenching relinquishment of our watchful care into the hands of another. There comes a […]
Jul
31
2018

Jeremiah 2: Where do you run?

Jesus came to give us abundant life, to fill us to overflowing with every ounce of His living water. And yet when we go about life in our day-to-day world, we seem to come up short. We grow weary and exhausted. We are not as patient as we need to be. We do not feel […]
Jul
24
2018

Be Refreshed

Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint” (Isa. 40:31). For with you is the fountain of life” (Ps. 36:9). When you feel exhausted and at the end of your endurance, receive God’s holy […]
Jul
17
2018

Good News For You

With all the negative news in the media, I want to share with you some good news. God is still God, and He knows the plans that He has for you. That doesn’t mean that life will get easier. The famous verse in Jeremiah we like to quote was written to people in captivity for […]
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