Posts with the category “devotional-prayer”
Take My Yoke
March 24th, 2023
Day 5 of 5 • This day’s readingMatthew 11:28-30Hebrews 4:1-11Take My YokeJesus regularly invited people to follow him. Normally, his invitation sounded something like, “Whoever wants to be my apprenti...
Hurry is Incompatible with Peace
March 23rd, 2023
Day 4 of 5 • This day’s readingJohn 14:22-27Colossians 3:15-17Hurry is Incompatible with PeaceAs we end our week of un-hurry, we come to the final third of the kingdom triumvirate of love, joy, and pe...
Hurry is Incompatible with Joy
March 22nd, 2023
Day 3 of 5 • This day’s readingJohn 16:19-24Philippians 4:4-9Hurry is Incompatible with JoyLove is the highest value in the kingdom economy, but it’s not the only value. The triumvirate of love, joy a...
Hurry is Incompatible with Love
March 21st, 2023
Day 2 of 5 • This day’s readingJohn 13:34-351 Corinthians 13James 1:19-22Hurry is Incompatible with Love Jesus set love as the highest value in his kingdom’s economy. When asked what the greatest comm...
Un-Hurry to the Pace of Jesus
March 20th, 2023
Day 1 of 5 • This day’s readingMatthew 9:18-26Matthew 11:28-30Un-hurry to the Pace of Jesus The philosopher Dallas Willard once called hurry “the great enemy of spiritual life in our day,” and urged f...
Step into Purpose through Selfless Service
February 17th, 2023
Step into Purpose Through Selfless ServiceDevotionalPaul calls the Galatians to live a life that expresses selfless generosity that stands in contrast to a self-centered world. The freedom which we ha...
Perseverance in Faith
February 16th, 2023
Perseverance in FaithDevotional There have been so many incredible heroes who have gone before us, stepping into their purpose to make a difference, shaping the world to what we know it today. Some na...
A Simplified Purpose
February 15th, 2023
Simplified PurposeDevotionalThe idea of “purpose” is something many people are confused about these days.How does God want to use me? When will I find out? What am I supposed to do until then? We wou...
Purpose in the Waiting
February 14th, 2023
DevotionalPurpose in the Waiting We are living in a microwave generation. Everything has to happen right now. We can’t wait, and results have to be instant. The same can be with how we see our purpose...
Step into Purpose
February 13th, 2023
DevotionalUntil You Can’t Touch the GroundVision is so crucial for stepping into your purpose.Ezekiel 47 tells of the river that flows out from the temple, from the Holy of Holies (see Isaiah 6:1-6). ...
7 Days of Prayer, Day 7
January 29th, 2023
God would never do anything to cause us to wander from him....
7 Days of Prayer, Day 6
January 28th, 2023
OOOO, this one is getting close to home! Now we're asking God to do something based on our actions....
7 Days of Prayer, Day 5
January 27th, 2023
Today we finally get to ask him for something! Our daily bread. But was Jesus just talking about food for the day?...
7 Days of Prayer, Day 4
January 26th, 2023
Devotional"Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven" We dealt with "your kingdom come" in yesterday's devotional. We saw that Jesus wasn't just talking about a kingdom to be established here on ...
7 Days of Prayer, Day 3
January 25th, 2023
"Thy kingdom come" Jesus is speaking here of the kingdom of God. That is a kingdom where Jesus rules and reigns....
7 Days of Prayer, Day 2
January 24th, 2023
Today we move to the second phrase of our prayer "Hallowed be your name". "Hallowed" is synonymous with "holy", and means set apart. For us, that means there is nothing else that can take its place,...
7 Days of Prayer, Day 1
January 23rd, 2023
"Our Father who is in Heaven . . ." It sounds like a simple statement: we have a daddy who lives in heaven. But I don't think that Jesus intended to be that simple when he was instructing his discip...
Bible Reading PlanDevotional for Week of January 9By chance? Or by God?The Word for You TodayDevotional for January 16When Your Best isn't Good Enough7 Days of Prayer, Day 17 Days of Prayer, Day 27 Days of Prayer, Day 37 Days of Prayer, Day 47 Days of Prayer, Day 57 Days of Prayer, Day 67 Days of Prayer, Day 7