Daily Devotionals

Forgotten War: Week 1 - Saturday

When you forgive this man, I forgive him, too. And when I forgive whatever needs to be forgiven, I do so with Christ's authority for your benefit, so that Satan will not outsmart us. For we are familiar with his evil schemes. 2 Corinthians 2:10-11 This week in this Forgotten War series, we have...

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Forgotten War: Week 1 - Friday

Then the devil took him to Jerusalem, to the highest point of the Temple, and said, "If you are the Son of God, jump off! For the Scriptures say, ‘He will order his angels to protect and guard you.'" Luke 4:9-10 What did you do after you got baptized? Did you have a party with your family...

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Forgotten War: Week 1 - Thursday

The serpent was the shrewdest of all the wild animals the Lord God had made. One day he asked the woman, "Did God really say you must not eat the fruit from any of the trees in the garden?" Genesis 3:1 My kids can often twist my own words. For instance, the other week I told them, "You can't...

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Forgotten War: Week 1 - Wednesday

For you said to yourself, ‘I will ascend to heaven and set my throne above God's stars. I will preside on the mountain of the gods far away in the north.' Isaiah 14:13 Buried back in the pages of the Old Testament, Isaiah sees a vision of what is a taunt for the King of Babylon. At the...

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Forgotten War: Week 1 - Tuesday

The thief's purpose is to steal and kill and destroy. My purpose is to give them a rich and satisfying life. John 10:10 Some of us refuse to fight. We don't like the effort that it takes. It is easier to make peace rather than going to battle. It can be at work when you know someone has been...

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Forgotten War: Week 1 - Monday

For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places. Ephesians 6:12 The average person will interact with and encounter thousands of germs...

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Road Trip: Week 3 - Saturday

He said to his disciples, "The harvest is great, but the workers are few. So pray to the Lord who is in charge of the harvest; ask Him to send more workers into His fields." Matthew 9:37-38 Every week when I walk into my office at our church, I am overwhelmed with the task that is at hand. We...

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Road Trip: Week 3 - Friday

Lord, remind me how brief my time on earth will be. Remind me that my days are numbered—how fleeting my life is. Psalm 39:4 Every day when I wake up in the morning, I am reminded that I am growing older. In fact, the other day when I was sitting in a small group of people, a lady looked...

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Road trip: Week 3 - Thursday

"I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. You shall have no other gods before me." Exodus 20:2-3 There are some changes that are worth making. When you decide to get off the couch and start exercising, slowly you will begin to see that your health...

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Road Trip: Week 3 - Wednesday

But Martha was distracted by the big dinner she was preparing. She came to Jesus and said, "Lord, doesn't it seem unfair to you that my sister just sits here while I do all the work? Tell her to come and help me." Luke 10:40 Imagine this situation. You have invited Jesus, the God of the...

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