Daily Devotions

09/10/2018

Posted by Tiffany Fulk on

Tiffany Fulk   In Children’s Ministry, we are teaching kids how to worship God. We usually have hand motions, dancing, and jumping during the worship song. Some of the kids are embarrassed to do the motions but will sing the songs. Some will be all in, singing and doing the...

09/09/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   I picked up a copy of Max Lucado’s new book Anxious for Nothing a few weeks ago, and have been reading a few pages at a time so I can soak up all of the knowledge he’s sharing. Anxiety creeps into my life when I let my guard down. The moment I decide that...

09/08/2018

Posted by Kenny Burcham on

Kenny Burcham   Read Matthew 14:13 – 21.   In the Bible, the disciples described where they were as “a desolate place,” a place where Jesus is helping people and talking with people. The disciples say, “Jesus, this place is miserable. There are no food...

09/07/2018

Posted by Katie Iser on

Katie Iser   My earliest childhood memory is one from kindergarten. It was a half-day morning class, and every day we would come in and need to remove our chair from the top of the table. One evening after school, I fractured my wrist. It was only the first week of school and my...

09/06/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   “Remain calm.” I can remember my mom using that phrase countless times as I was growing up. I was raised a worrier, and I give partial credit to my grandmother for that special “skill.”  I worried about the weather. I worried about my pets. I...

09/05/2018

Posted by Dylan Sain on

Dylan Sain   My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. Psalm 73:26   When I look around, all I see are things that can tempt us, whether they are alcohol, drugs, getting in arguments on social media…I could list things...

09/04/2018

Posted by Stacey Crawford on

Stacey Crawford   For God is not unjust. He will not forget how hard you have worked for him and how you have shown your love to him by caring for other believers, as you still do. Hebrews 6:10 NLT   As a staff, we gather together every Monday morning for a time of prayer. One...

09/03/2018

Posted by Brandon Leitnaker on

Brandon Leitnaker   During a conversation with a dear friend of mine the other day, we talked about his son, who had recently made the step to follow Christ in his life. He mentioned that prior to making that commitment, his son would come to church more out of obligation than a desire to...

09/02/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   I was recently visiting my sister and brother-in-law in Charleston, South Carolina. After a long day lounging on the beach, we decided we’d spend the evening watching TV and relaxing. One of the shows we watched was a reality show that, in this particular episode...

09/01/2018

Posted by Lauren DuBois on

Lauren DuBois   I’m just going to be honest. This week has been a rough one...I guess these past few months have been rough. It has been a lot of up-and-down emotions and days. I have gone from feeling happy to sad within a matter of hours. I have let my emotions control my...