Devotionals
Would you like to read the Word daily, but don’t know how to begin? Reading our Daily Devotionals is a good way to develop the habit of studying the scriptures. Visit this page to find a scripture-based teaching for every day of the year, complete with practical advice for applying the principles to your everyday life. It is possible to enjoy reading the Bible. Simply set time aside each day, and soon daily Bible reading will become a lifestyle!
December 10, 2019
“Teach me to do your will…my God.” Ps 143:10 NIV Through the act of surrender, you receive power that you cannot receive any other way.  Through submission, you receive freedom that you will otherwise never know.  The 12-Step Program of re...
December 03, 2019
“Offer your bodies as a living sacrifice…to God.” Ro 12:1 NIV Paul writes, “Offer your bodies as a living sacrifice…pleasing to God.”  During a Jewish sacrifice, an animal would be killed and then its body placed on the altar to b...
November 26, 2019
“In my distress I cried out to the Lord.” Ps 18:6 NLT There are times in life when the best thing you can do is cry out to God from the depths of your being.  Don’t worry about looking undignified, or having people think you have no faith.  ...
November 19, 2019
“Not what I will, but what you will.” Mk 14:36 NIV Because surrender is so closely connected to our wills, often a price is attached.  You can feel devoted to God, yet when it comes time to act you discover that your surrender is only skin-deep.&...
November 12, 2019
“If any of you want to be my followers…you must…take up your cross.” Mt 16:24 CEV Surrender is not the same thing as passivity.  God’s will for your life involves exercising creativity, making choices, and taking initiative.&n...
November 05, 2019
“I no longer live, but Christ lives in me.” Gal 2:20 NIV John Calvin defined surrender in these words:  “To have no other will, no other wisdom, and to follow the Lord wherever He leads.”  To do this, you will have to face your greate...
October 29, 2019
“Suffer the little children to come unto me.” Mk 10:14 Can you imagine how these children felt when Jesus rebuked His own disciples for pushing them away, and said, “Come unto me?”  How many destinies were changed that day because He ...
October 22, 2019
“Pick me up and throw me into the sea…and it will become calm.” Jnh 1:12 NIV When Jonah boarded a ship going in the opposite direction to God’s will, the crew discovered there’s a high price to pay for allowing the wrong person into your life.&nbs...
October 15, 2019
“He was manifested to take away our sins.” 1Jn 3:5 When you refuse to confront your sins and deal with them, you become a well-marked target for the Enemy.  And by looking at someone else and saying, “I would never do that,” you fail to build a...
October 08, 2019
“Let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think.” Ro 12:2 NLT   Sometimes our culture markets misinformation and half-truths.  And since our parents grew up in that culture, they handed us the same guide for interpreting life.&...
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