Daily Devotions

08/04/2018

Posted by Chris Reed on

Chris Reed   Let love be genuine. Romans 12:9   This verse has been rattling around a lot in my head lately. Over the last few years, I have been really challenged in my definition of what it means for love to be genuine.    See, I was raised in the polite Midwest...

08/03/2018

Posted by Skip Lloyd on

Skip Lloyd   My life is constantly being pulled from simplicity to complexity. When my life become increasingly complex, it pulls me to being out of balance. Let me give you a very simple illustration.    I like to listen to music when I run. So, it appeared to me the simplest...

08/02/2018

Posted by Tiffany Fulk on

Tiffany Fulk   This past week, I listened to an amazing sermon by this lady named Alex Seeley. She talked about how we let people’s words become our identity, and how satan uses those words to change the way God really intended for us to be. She also talked about forgiveness, and...

08/01/2018

Posted by Lori Parrish on

Lori Parrish   As a third-generation professional worrier, Pastor Matthew’s recent message on James 4:13-17 really convicted me. I’ve been working really hard at “letting go, and letting God.” Back in April, I found myself without a job. Coming from someone...

07/31/2018

Posted by Brooke Singleton on

Brooke Singleton    Look carefully then at how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are evil. Ephesians 5:15-16   My youngest daughter and I love peace and quiet. We even drive in silence when it's just the two of us in the car...

07/30/2018

Posted by Brandon Leitnaker on

Brandon Leitnaker   Have you ever bitten into an apple or another piece of fruit and expected it to be fresh, but actually it was rotten? I did this just the other day and it took me by surprise. The outside appearance of an apple I was trying to eat looked just fine, but immediately when...

07/29/2018

Posted by Alyssa Brandon on

Alyssa Brandon   Worship. As Christians, we’re familiar with worship. It’s what we do on Sunday mornings, right? It’s how we kick off a service. It’s part of our routine. It’s a time when we lift our hands and sing to Jesus, celebrating who He is, celebrating...

07/28/2018

Posted by Skip Lloyd on

Skip Lloyd   Do you struggle with your perceived connection with God? Do you sometimes have the tendency to think that other Christians have a closer relationship with God than you?   Since I was a little boy, I’ve struggled with the thought that most other Christians are...

07/27/2018

Posted by Katie Iser on

Katie Iser   Ever have an experience that was so grand it became the standard you judged all other experiences against? Maybe a vacation or a movie or even a house? Do you desire to recreate how you felt in those exact moments? I could tell you about a family vacation we had that all...

07/26/2018

Posted by Danielle Disbennett on

Danielle Disbennett   I have been really struggling with my identity and my purpose the past few months. I have been feeling insecure in a few areas of my life, and feeling as if I am not making an impact. I am extremely good at putting the mask on that “everything is fine,&rdquo...