devotional: still. always.

Luke. Chapter 15. Today, it brought an unexpected surprise to my time with Jesus. there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents (Luke 15:7) in the same way, there is joy in the presence of God’s angels over one sinner who repents. (Luke 15:10) But we had to celebrate and rejoice,… Continue reading devotional: still. always.

Devotions, Winter

faithful, loving, co-laboring in 2017

Dear friend, you are showing faithfulness by whatever you do for the brothers, especially when they are strangers. They have testified to your love in front of the church. You will do well to send them on their journey in a manner worthy of God, since they set out for the sake of the Name, accepting nothing from pagans.… Continue reading faithful, loving, co-laboring in 2017

Devotions, Summer

encountering God

"Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, worn out from His journey, sat down at the well. It was about six in the evening.  A woman of Samaria came to draw water." John 4:6-7 "Meanwhile, Moses was shepherding the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian. He led the flock to the far side of the… Continue reading encountering God

Devotions, Summer

our crowd

"When He saw the crowds, He felt compassion for them, because they were weary and worn out, like sheep without a shepherd.  Then He said to His disciples, “The harvest is abundant, but the workers are few.  Therefore, pray to the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest.” Matthew 9:36-38 I… Continue reading our crowd

Devotions, Summer

give no advantage

"If you forgive anyone, I do too. For what I have forgiven—if I have forgiven anything—it is for you in the presence of Christ. I have done this so that we may not be taken advantage of by Satan. For we are not ignorant of his schemes." 2 Corinthians 2:10-11 Paul is talking to the… Continue reading give no advantage

Devotions, Summer

don’t be lazy

"Now we want each of you to demonstrate the same diligence for the final realization of your hope, so that you won’t become lazy but will be imitators of those who inherit the promises through faith and perseverance." Hebrews 6:11-12 We go to church every week, spend our quiet time with Jesus almost every day,… Continue reading don’t be lazy