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Weekend Word: Rest is a Gift from God

[Today’s devotion on rest is part of the Weekend Word devotional series. Come back every Saturday for fresh insights from God’s Word to jumpstart your week.] Today’s Scripture: 1 Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain. 2 In vain you rise early and stay up late,… Continue reading Weekend Word: Rest is a Gift from God

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Weekend Word: Transformation is Messy

[Today’s devotion on transformation is part of the Weekend Word devotional series. Come back every Saturday for more insights from God’s Word to jumpstart your week.] Today’s Scripture: “Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus” (Philippians 1:3,… Continue reading Weekend Word: Transformation is Messy

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Weekend Word: When Love Runs Dry

[Today’s devotion on loving others is from the Weekend Word devotional series. Come back every Saturday for more insights from God’s Word.] Today’s Scripture: “I have made you known to them, and will continue to make you known in order that the love you have for me may be in them and that I myself… Continue reading Weekend Word: When Love Runs Dry

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Weekend Word: Relinquishing Control

[Today’s devotion on control is part of the Weekend Word devotional series. Come back every Saturday to get refreshed through the reading of God’s Word.] Today’s Scripture: “Lord, I know that people’s lives are not their own;     it is not for them to direct their steps” (Jeremiah 10:23, NIV). Jeremiah started out as a reluctant… Continue reading Weekend Word: Relinquishing Control

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Weekend Word: Stop Doing the Devil’s Job for Him

[This devotion on negativity is a part of the Weekend Word devotional series. Come back every Saturday to get refreshed through the reading of God’s Word.] Today’s Scripture: 10 Then I heard a loud voice in heaven say: “Now have come the salvation and the power     and the kingdom of our God,     and the authority of his Messiah.… Continue reading Weekend Word: Stop Doing the Devil’s Job for Him

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Weekend Word: What Does it Mean to Trust God?

[Today’s devotion on trusting in God is a part of the Weekend Word devotional series. Stop by every weekend to get refreshed through the reading of God’s Word.] Today’s Scripture: 3 You keep him in perfect peace     whose mind is stayed on you,     because he trusts in you. 4 Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord… Continue reading Weekend Word: What Does it Mean to Trust God?

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Weekend Word: Stagnant Water

Today’s Scripture: “Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness — without it no one will see the Lord. Make sure that no one falls short of the grace of God and that no root of bitterness springs up, causing trouble and by it, defiling many.” — Hebrews 12:14-15 I enjoy taking walks in the local park… Continue reading Weekend Word: Stagnant Water