Remix: Student Devotionals

Godly Friendships Week 2, Day 2

Brag on Your Strengths (Friendship) Let’s break down our definition of friendship today and make sure you understand the words coming out of my mouth. A friend is someone who brags on your strengths, covers your weaknesses, and never talks behind your back. 1. They brag on your...

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Godly Friendships Week 2, Day 3

Cover My Weaknesses (Weaknesses) A friend is someone who brags on your strengths, covers your weaknesses, and never talks behind your back. Let’s talk about what it means to cover each other’s weaknesses because, honestly, you are looking pretty weak. No one likes to admit it, but...

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Godly Friendships - Week 1, Day 1

Go, Go, Go (Friends Shape Who You Are) I was 18 years old. There was only one week left before I would be going to the college of my dreams. I was heading home from a student ministry party, my last one with my good friend Shaun. Now Shaun was the kind of friend who was a little rowdy and liked...

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Godly Friendships - Week 1, Day 2

One Tragic Mistake (Choose Your Friends Carefully) Jeff woke up one morning a totally different person than when he had fallen asleep the night before. Why? Because that morning, Jeff was starting his senior year of high school. Jeff, his mother screamed for him to get out of bed. Jeff slowly...

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Godly Friendships - Week 1, Day 3

Top Ten List (True Friend) There seems to be a lot of confusion in our society today about friendships. What we sometimes forget is that friendships generally make or break us. As a result, we end up in relationships that aren’t healthy or good for us, and it messes our lives up. I...

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Becoming a Disciple - Week 6, Day 1

Guidelines for Grey Areas (7 Key Questions) Do you ever have those moments in your life when you just don’t know what to do or which direction to go? You know, the times in your life when you are unsure if what you are about to do is right or wrong? Well, I have, multiple times, and to be...

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Becoming a Disciple - Week 6, Day 2

Could You Please Say...(Listening to God) Years ago, I had a conversation with my daughter McKenzie, who was 4 ½ months old at the time. It was great. She was taking a bath, kicking the water all over my pants and drooling everywhere. I began to tell her how much I loved her and how much...

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Becoming a Disciple - Week 6, Day 3

You Too Can Have a...(How to Have a Great Walk) Students ask me all of the time what the secret is to living a healthy and exciting Christian life. I look that student right in the eyes, and I say, “What is the matter with you, you moron? How long have you been going to church? And what...

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Becoming a Disciple - Week 5, Day 1

What is a Christian? (How to Know You're Saved) I went to church every week as a kid, and I sat in the back row and played tic-tac-toe or hangman or MASH. Remember that game? I didn’t really pay attention. I was certain that I would go to heaven because I had decent attendance at church...

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Becoming a Disciple - Week 5, Day 2

Don't Call Me a Christian! (I Follow Jesus) The word “Christian” has severely lost its meaning in our culture today. Some people honestly think they are Christians when, in reality, they might not be. A few years ago, I was sitting in the airport waiting for my plane when I looked...

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