Devotions

Being a Fixer

Being a Fixer

Kathy Sercel | Apr 18, 2021

I know that you can do all things; no purpose of yours can be thwarted. Job 42:2Be still, and know that I am God. Psalm 46:10DEVOTIONI am a natural-born fixer. If there is something out of place or broken, I want to fix it. I...
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Finding Joy in the Trials

Finding Joy in the Trials

Teresa Peden | Apr 11, 2021

Consider it nothing but joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you fall into various trials. Be assured that the testing of your faith [through experience] produces endurance [leading to spiritual maturity, and inner peace]....
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He Is Risen, Indeed!

He Is Risen, Indeed!

Cindy Western | Apr 4, 2021

Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, ...
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DAY 40 – APRIL 3

DAY 40 – APRIL 3

| Apr 3, 2021

“In such a short time you are nearly persuading me to become a Christian.” Paul replied, “I pray to God that both you and those here listening to me would one day become the same as I am.” - Acts 26:28-29 TPT Father God, so ...
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DAY 39 – APRIL 2

DAY 39 – APRIL 2

| Apr 2, 2021

But we continue to preach because we have the same kind of faith the psalmist had when he said, “I believed in God, so I spoke.” We know that God, who raised the Lord Jesus, will also raise us with Jesus and present us to him...
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DAY 38 – APRIL 1

DAY 38 – APRIL 1

| Apr 1, 2021

And how will anyone go and tell them without being sent? That is why the Scriptures say, “How beautiful are the feet of messengers who bring good news!” - Romans 10:15 NLT Dear God, with Easter approaching, there is an oppor...
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DAY 37 – MARCH 31

DAY 37 – MARCH 31

| Mar 31, 2021

This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life. God didn’t go to all the trouble o...
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DAY 36– MARCH 30

DAY 36– MARCH 30

| Mar 30, 2021

Therefore, as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude. - Colo...
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DAY 35 – MARCH 29

DAY 35 – MARCH 29

| Mar 29, 2021

From his abundance we have all received one gracious blessing after another. - John 1:16 NLT Dear God, I can’t count the number of times I’ve prayed for—and received—grace, but I do know there are many more times you have gi...
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DAY 34 – MARCH 27

DAY 34 – MARCH 27

| Mar 27, 2021

He withdrew about a stone’s throw beyond them, knelt down and prayed, “Father, if you are willing, take this cup from me; yet not my will, but yours be done.” An angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him. And bei...
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DAY 33 – MARCH 26

DAY 33 – MARCH 26

| Mar 26, 2021

And yet, O Lord, you are our Father. We are the clay, and you are the potter. We all are formed by your hand. – Isaiah 64:8 NLT O Lord, what an amazing thought that you have made me, shaped me as if clay, for your purpose. Y...
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DAY 32 – MARCH 25

DAY 32 – MARCH 25

| Mar 25, 2021

Calling the crowd to join his disciples, he said, “Anyone who intends to come with me has to let me lead. You’re not in the driver’s seat; I am. Don’t run from suffering; embrace it. Follow me and I’ll show you how. Self-help...
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DAY 31 – MARCH 24

DAY 31 – MARCH 24

| Mar 24, 2021

“Be still, and know that I am God!” – Psalm 46:10a NLT. Heavenly Father, you are God. I know you are God, but I struggle to merely sit with that knowledge. Calm my spirit, quiet my mind, steady my breath until I cease strivi...
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DAY 30 – MARCH 23

DAY 30 – MARCH 23

| Mar 23, 2021

Yet the news about him spread all the more, so that crowds of people came to hear him and to be healed of their sicknesses. But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed. – Luke 5:15-16 NIV Dear God, I know I am able ...
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DAY 29 – MARCH 22

DAY 29 – MARCH 22

| Mar 22, 2021

Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he...
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DAY 28 – MARCH 20

DAY 28 – MARCH 20

| Mar 20, 2021

“Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to set their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy. Instruct them to do good, to be rich in go...
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DAY 27 – MARCH 19

DAY 27 – MARCH 19

| Mar 19, 2021

“Sitting across from the offering box, he was observing how the crowd tossed money in for the collection. Many of the rich were making large contributions. One poor widow came up and put in two small coins—a measly two cents....
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DAY 26 – MARCH 18

DAY 26 – MARCH 18

| Mar 18, 2021

“As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace.” - 1 Peter 4:10 ESV Heavenly Father, you have been so generous to lavish me with grace. The gift of grace that brings with it...
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DAY 25 – MARCH 17

DAY 25 – MARCH 17

| Mar 17, 2021

“In all things I have shown you that by working hard in this way we must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he himself said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’” - Acts 20:35 ESV Lord, duri...
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DAY 24 – MARCH 16

DAY 24 – MARCH 16

| Mar 16, 2021

“For you were called to freedom, brothers and sisters; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love. For the whole Law is fulfilled in one word, in the statement, ‘You sh...
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DAY 23 – MARCH 15

DAY 23 – MARCH 15

| Mar 15, 2021

“… just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” - Matthew 20:28 NIV Jesus, when I come to you in prayer, it is so often about my needs, or more truthfully, my wa...
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DAY 22 – MARCH 13

DAY 22 – MARCH 13

| Mar 13, 2021

I ponder all you’ve done, Lord, musing on all your miracles. It’s here in your presence, in your sanctuary, where I learn more of your ways. For holiness is revealed in everything you do. Lord, you’re the one and only, the gr...
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DAY 21 – MARCH 12

DAY 21 – MARCH 12

| Mar 12, 2021

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. - Romans 12:2 NIV Dear God, just...
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DAY 20 – MARCH 11

DAY 20 – MARCH 11

| Mar 11, 2021

The Spirit searches all things, even the deep things of God. For who knows a person’s thoughts except their own spirit within them? In the same way no one knows the thoughts of God except the Spirit of God. What we have recei...
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DAY 19 – MARCH 10

DAY 19 – MARCH 10

| Mar 10, 2021

In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. He existed in the beginning with God. God created everything through him, and nothing was created except through him. The Word gave life ...
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