2 Chronicles 22-23; 2 Timothy 4; Jeremiah 24 I’m way behind. So behind, in fact, that rather than trying to catch up, I just reenlisted my heart again and picked up where we are in this week’s reading. We have had a lot of staff changes, and the truth is, it’s just been hard to […]

July 23, 2024

Paul’s Final Words: Embracing Humanity and Hope in Faith

Numbers 2-3; Mark 13; Job 13 Have you ever been so lost in your salvation that even the light became dark to you? It’s not something we often hear shared on Sunday mornings, and I, for one, can understand why. Darkness in the light isn’t a celebratory concept. Yet, in my real life, outside the […]

May 13, 2024

Navigating the Dark Night of the Soul: Finding Light in Your Darkest Moments

Genesis 3, 39; Mark 2; Job 2 Before I began my reading for today, I was browsing through the comments on yesterday’s post. My dear friend and devotional contributor, Marcia Thorsell, was reflecting on yesterday’s reading from Job 1. She shared this insight: “I found something interesting as I read Job 1. For some reason, […]

April 30, 2024

Divine Provocations: Unpacking God’s Taunting in the Book of Job

Zechariah 4-6; Revelation 17; Lamentations 1 Has the Lord ever compelled you to step out in great faith? Then you know it’s terrifying. There’s nothing quite like stepping out of the boat and onto nothing but water. There’s nothing reasonable about stepping out of that boat. The Lord calls us into the unknown, and all […]

April 23, 2024

Daring Faith: Embracing the Unknown in God’s Plan

Ezekiel 11-12; 2 Corinthians 11; Proverbs 19 The early church was just as messed up as we are today. I don’t know if that’s good news or bad, really, but nevertheless, here we are. As we peer into the struggles and entanglements of the first-century church, it’s evident that we need to keep careful watch […]

March 25, 2024

Exposing Super Apostles: Navigating the Pitfalls of Modern Church Idolatry

Devotional Guest Post: Blake Hodge Nehemiah 12-13; 2 Corinthians 5; Proverbs 13 Thoughts from Nehemiah 12 & 13: If we were being honest, we see a list of names in Scripture and we often gloss over it. They are usually names we can’t pronounce, and we are so removed from their stories, that we use […]

March 18, 2024

From Ruins to Revival: Embracing God’s Transformative Work in Our Lives

Nehemiah 10-11; 2 Corinthians 4; Proverbs 12 Guest Post:  Marcia Thorsell I found Chapter 4 of 2 Corinthians to be chocked full of gems; however, when I got to verses 16-18, I was reminded again of something that really works as we walk this life out.  2 Cor. 4:16-18  TPT So no wonder we don’t […]

March 16, 2024

What’s Your Perspective? Shifting Views for a Life Beyond Limits