Daily Devotionals

Is God Able: Week 1 - Thursday

All these people earned a good reputation because of their faith, yet none of them received all that God had promised. For God had something better in mind for us, so that they would not reach perfection without us. Hebrews 11:39-40 Grapes prefer rocky soil, Beth Moore writes in her book...

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Is God Able: Week 1 - Wednesday

But the boy's mother said, "As surely as the Lord lives and you yourself live, I won't go home unless you go with me." So Elisha returned with her. 2 Kings 4:30 I have a confession today. I know and believe God is able to demonstrate His power and work in the lives of people. I know and believe...

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Is God Able: Week 1 - Tuesday

In one of the villages, Jesus met a man with an advanced case of leprosy. When the man saw Jesus, he bowed with his face to the ground, begging to be healed. "Lord," he said, "if You are willing, You can heal me and make me clean." Luke 5:12 Nothing is more frustrating to me than when someone...

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Is God Able: Week 1 - Monday

"Then go into your house with your sons and shut the door behind you. Pour olive oil from your flask into the jars, setting each one aside when it is filled." So she did as she was told. Her sons kept bringing jars to her, and she filled one after another. 2 Kings 4:4-5 I have a desk where I...

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Stages of the Cross: Week 2 - Saturday

For God made Christ, who never sinned, to be the offering for our sin, so that we could be made right with God through Christ. 2 Corinthians 5:21 Jesus came to earth and lived a perfect life. He is holy. He never sinned. Knowing all of these things begs the question: why did He leave Heaven...

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Stages of the Cross: Week 2 - Friday

Then Jesus shouted, "Father, I entrust My spirit into Your hands!" And with those words He breathed His last. Luke 23:46 We celebrate Jesus' resurrection every year, as we should, but if we are not careful, we can forget to acknowledge the pain and agony that it took to get to that moment...

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Stages of the Cross: Week 2 - Thursday

For the third time he demanded, "Why? What crime has He committed? I have found no reason to sentence Him to death. So, I will have Him flogged, and then I will release Him." But the mob shouted louder and louder, demanding that Jesus be crucified, and their voices prevailed. Luke...

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Stages of the Cross: Week 2 - Wednesday

Pilate turned to the leading priests and to the crowd and said, "I find nothing wrong with this man!" Luke 23:4 Have you ever been accused of something you did not do? It can be a helpless, defeating, and lonely feeling, to say the least. Imagine how Jesus must have felt when, after He was...

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Stages of the Cross: Week 2 - Tuesday

Then Jesus said to the crowd, "Am I some dangerous revolutionary, that you come with swords and clubs to arrest me? Why didn't you arrest me in the Temple? I was there teaching every day. But this is all happening to fulfill the words of the prophets as recorded in the Scriptures." At that...

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Stages of the Cross: Week 2 - Monday

He told them, "My soul is crushed with grief to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with me." He went on a little farther and bowed with his face to the ground, praying, "My Father! If it is possible, let this cup of suffering be taken away from Me. Yet I want Your will to be done, not...

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