Daily Devotions

04/09/2019

Posted by Meghan McPherson on

Meghan McPherson   Gretchen (age 9): Mom? Which child is your favorite? Me: I don’t have a favorite child. I love you all equally. Gretchen: Come on, Mom. You gotta have a favorite! Me: Nope. I don’t. You all are unique and have different personalities, and I love those...

04/08/2019

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   “Assume good intent.” My long-time career mentor used to tell me this frequently. It’s so easy to become skeptical, questioning the motives of the people on the other side of the table. “But what if they take advantage of me or throw me under the...

04/07/2019

Posted by Brooke Singleton on

Brooke Singleton   Keep your life free from love of money, be content with what you have, for He has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?” Hebrews 13:5-6...

04/06/2019

Posted by Mary Johnson on

Mary Johnson   We live in a world that is constantly changing. Something new is always around the bend.  Upgrades are always happening, products are “new” or “improved.” I believe that change can be a good thing. Change can mean growth. As people, I think we...

04/05/2019

Posted by Chris Reed on

Chris Reed   Bridging The Gap: One of the greatest truths of scripture is that it is “alive and active,” meaning it boasts of being able to speak to each and every one us. This is absolutely 100% true, but jumping straight to our own situations can cause trouble with...

04/04/2019

Posted by Stacey Crawford on

Stacey Crawford   Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord will personally go ahead of you. He will be with you; he will neither fail you nor abandon you. Deuteronomy 31:8 NLT   There is a story in the Bible about three individuals who stood up for their beliefs. It is...

04/03/2019

Posted by Danielle Disbennett on

Danielle Disbennett   Without delay I hurry to obey your commands. Psalm 119:60   Pastor Matthew has been talking about being obedient to God. He has made this statement quite a few times: “Delayed obedience is disobedience.” This statement has been weighing on me...

04/02/2019

Posted by Brandon Leitnaker on

Brandon Leitnaker   If you have ever watched news coverage of a hurricane or tornado, you are likely to see these crazy weathermen who place themselves right in the middle of the storm, in hopes of giving the audience a very real picture of what the weather looks like inside a storm...

04/01/2019

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   I am a list maker. In fact, I often make sub-lists that go with my main list. If it’s on the list, I don’t finish my week without getting it checked off. I realize that may sound extreme, but it’s the rhythm of my life, and it keeps me going.   As I...