Category Archives: Devotions & Meditations

How can I live in the presence of God?

Christ is the end of the law so that there may be righteousness for everyone who believes.   ~ Romans 10:4 If you want to live in the presence of a holy, perfect, and righteous God, then you need to be … Continue reading

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Come follow me

After John was put in prison, Jesus went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God. “The time has come,” he said. “The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!” As Jesus walked beside the Sea … Continue reading

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Caught in our “secret places”

“Can anyone hide in secret places so that I cannot see him?” declares the Lord. “Do not I fill heaven and earth?” declares the Lord. ~ Jeremiah 23:24 It was early evening at the birthday party. The adults were seated … Continue reading

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Talking to God

I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people ~ 1 Timothy 2:1 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests … Continue reading

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Heaven is open

During the night Paul had a vision of a man of Macedonia standing and begging him, “Come over to Macedonia and help us.” ~ Acts 16:9 How long will eternity last? Seriously, stop and think about that question. When you … Continue reading

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Beyond words

The Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that words cannot express. ~ Romans 8:26 Ever wish there was a special word … Continue reading

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Labor Day Prayer

Gracious heavenly Father, as the United States pauses to rest and contemplate the freedom to work and the employment opportunities that are available to us, may we never lose sight of the fact that it is only because of your … Continue reading

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