Daily Devotions

02/28/2019

Posted by Skip Lloyd on

Skip Lloyd   Do you want a better marriage? A happier family life? Not stressed out over money? Everything I know about these topics, I learned from my dad.       My dad grew up in addiction and family dysfunction. One of twelve children, his parents were itinerant...

02/27/2019

Posted by Meghan McPherson on

Meghan McPherson   A few months ago, I picked up my friend’s kid for school. As I stood on her porch, I noticed her mums. They were gorgeous! At that time in the season, mine were getting crusted and looking pretty bad. But not hers! They still looked beautiful. I wondered what she...

02/26/2019

Posted by Kenny Burcham on

Kenny Burcham   And they heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God among the trees of the garden. But the Lord God called to the man and said to him, “Where are...

02/25/2019

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...

02/24/2019

Posted by Brandon Leitnaker on

Brandon Leitnaker   Last week, during one of the polar vortex days, I was working out at the YMCA. I just so happened to glance up at the television and caught the tail end of a commercial that was advertising a “Snow Emergency Sale.” I chuckled to myself because I thought...

02/23/2019

Posted by Natalie Widener on

Natalie Widener   Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1Thessalonians 5:16-18   Recently, we got to enjoy a cute Christmas program at my son’s preschool. There is nothing like...

02/22/2019

Posted by Mary Johnson on

Mary Johnson   When I was younger, the optical illusion books were pretty popular. I even remember getting one of those books as a birthday present one year. If you don't remember, these were books that had pages that looked like a bunch of small dots or swirls, but if you really...

02/21/2019

Posted by Katie Iser on

Katie Iser   Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples, "The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses' seat, so do and observe whatever they tell you, but not the works they do. For they preach, but do not practice.” Matthew 23:1-3   While reading through the...

02/20/2019

Posted by Danielle Disbennett on

Danielle Disbennett   I have a story to tell about my daughter. She is in kindergarten and has been looking forward to something her school does called “The 100th day.” They are supposed to bring in 100 of something of their choosing, and they can even dress up as a...

02/19/2019

Posted by Chris Reed on

Chris Reed   Some Fun Paul Facts: Paul was a Roman citizen and a Jew. Both of these identities made Paul perfect for the mission God would call him to. Paul is introduced to us in Acts 8 as Saul of Tarsus. This would have been his Hebrew name. He was a zealous Pharisee. He would have...