Daily Devotions

10/13/2018

Posted by Skip Lloyd on

Skip Lloyd   I’m watching an ultra-series on Amazon Video. Each episode showcases some sort of incredible long-distance endurance race…mountain biking, swimming, running, all kinds of ultra-marathons. Ultra-marathons are 50 kilometers to over 100-mile races. Yes, a little...

10/12/2018

Posted by Katie Iser on

Katie Iser   Over the last few weeks, every day was exciting as things were coming in to help prepare to do ministry in our new building. We had planned and planned, and it was all starting to come together. We weren’t sure if some of it was going to work the way we envisioned in...

10/11/2018

Posted by Brooke Singleton on

Brooke Singleton   For at the right time, Christ died for the ungodly. Romans 5:6   I don't think we have to be familiar with Christ's story for long to realize the path of death Jesus followed was a gruesome one. Jesus, being both man and God, knew what His fate would...

10/10/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   Crayola crayons. The smell of them takes me back to elementary school. At the start of every year, my parents would take me shopping for school supplies, and on a couple of those really lucky years, I was able to bamboozle them into getting me the box of 64 bright, new...

10/09/2018

Posted by Natalie Widener on

Natalie Widener   In my home, it seems someone is always getting hurt, especially my youngest, being as busy as he is. The other day he fell off the end of a grocery cart and got a bump on the head.  As I tried to look through his hair to find it and see what we were dealing with, I...

10/08/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   I’ve been dealing with a lot of disappointment the past few months. It can be crippling if we give the enemy the power to harvest that disappointment into something even more negative in our hearts and minds. I read recently that “disappointment holds the power...

10/07/2018

Posted by Stacey Crawford on

Stacey Crawford    And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them. Romans 8:28 NLT   We all have significant dates that stick out to us in our lives. Some are dates we...

10/06/2018

Posted by Natalie Widener on

Natalie Widener   My body and my heart may grow weak. God, you give strength to my heart. You are everything I will ever need. Psalm 73:26   This morning, as I grabbed my coffee and waited for the littlest to awaken, I opened my Bible to the above scripture. “God, you...

10/05/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   Turmoil. Storms. Stress. Anxiety. Fear. Hurt. Disappointment. Pain. Brokenness. All of these words have something in common: they destroy our peace. They are used by satan to try to steal and destroy the truths of God that we live our lives by every day. God is bigger than...

10/04/2018

Posted by Meghan McPherson on

Meghan McPherson   Relationships can be so hard to navigate, especially when dealing with difficult situations. This year, while in one of those difficult situations, I was praying, “God, how do I love this person who is acting unlovely? How do I look like Jesus to this...