Daily Devotions

10/20/2018

Posted by Ross McClure on

Ross McClure   This morning, I went to the gym and did an intense workout. During the workout, I felt as if I was going to pass out. My world was spinning at times, I felt exhausted, and I just was not feeling like myself. After the workout, my trainer came up to me and asked what was...

10/19/2018

Posted by Stacey Crawford on

Stacey Crawford   Blessed is the person who keeps on going when times are hard. After they have come through hard times, this person will receive a crown. The crown is life itself. The Lord has promised it to those who love him. James 1:12 NIRV   The two weeks leading up to...

10/18/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   During one of the pre-service prayer times this summer, Michael played a song I had not heard before, and it really spoke to me. In the song, it says “Great things He has done; Great things He’ll continue to do. You keep your promises.” (Incidentally, I...

10/17/2018

Posted by Tiffany Fulk on

Tiffany Fulk   Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay...

10/16/2018

Posted by Skip Lloyd on

Skip Lloyd   When I was a little boy, I was really into “Monster’ models. Monster models were small plastic figures, Frankenstein, The Werewolf, Dracula-type monster movie figures, you painted and glued together. I was meticulous in the detail of painting their hair, hands...

10/15/2018

Posted by Natalie Widener on

Natalie Widener   Faithful: 1. loyal, constant, and steadfast. 2. true to the facts or the original.   I have been in constant reflection lately of God’s faithfulness. When I have a need, God responds, every time. I hope many of you have experienced this as well! Thinking...

10/14/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   This is a big world. When Jesus commissioned us to “Go out and make disciples of all nations” in Matthew 28:19, He was giving us a pretty big assignment. ALL nations. ALL people.    I remember back in the early 90’s when I was in college, I had...

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...