DEVOTIONS – ACCORDINGLY

Ezekiel 7:27 According to their way I will deal with them; according to their own judgments, I will judge them. (NRSV) What a shocking thing it is to realize that God will judge us just as we judge other people. In a culture where Facebook is used to air our...

DEVOTIONS – WALK IN THE LIGHT

1 John 1:7  “But if we walk in the light as He Himself is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from all sin.” (NRSV) This verse reminds me of a song I used to sing with a group of Christian friends...

DEVOTIONS – LOOKING FORWARD

2 Peter 3:13  “But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness dwells.” (NIV) At times, our world can be a very scary and unpredictable place. Changes challenge us constantly and most folks get...

DEVOTIONS – CHALLENGING THE CHURCH

Today’s Bible readings can be found here: Ezekiel 4:1-17 & 2 Peter 2:1-10. 2 Peter 2:2 Many will follow their depraved conduct and will bring the way of truth into disrepute. (NIV)    I don’t know about you, but sometimes I find the letters at the end of the New...

DEVOTIONS – ALL OUR ANXIETIES

1 Peter 5:7 Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. (NIV) The Greek word for anxiety is ‘merimna’ which means to be distracted, divided, to fall apart, or be split into pieces. It is a good description of something that we all experience when life hits...

DEVOTIONS – FIRST GENERATION

1 Peter 4:19 So then, those who suffer according to God’s will should commit themselves to their faithful Creator and continue to do good. (NIV) The First Christians must have been a very strong, faithful generation. They persevered through times of unjust persecution...
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