Encouragement · Weekend Word Devotions

Weekend Word: When It Feels Like God Isn’t Coming Through

[Today’s devotion on trusting in God 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: 8 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. 9 “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways… Continue reading Weekend Word: When It Feels Like God Isn’t Coming Through

Growth · Weekend Word Devotions

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

Growth · Weekend Word Devotions

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?

Encouragement · Weekend Word Devotions

Weekend Word: Perspective Turns Defeats Into Victories

[This post is part of the Weekend Word devotional series. Come back every Saturday for a devotional to refresh you over the weekend.] Today’s Scripture:  “16 Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. 17 For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for… Continue reading Weekend Word: Perspective Turns Defeats Into Victories

Growth · Weekend Word Devotions

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

Encouragement · Strength · Weekend Word Devotions

Weekend Word: The Blessing in Perseverance

Scripture Reading: James 5:7-11 “11 As you know, we count as blessed those who have persevered. You have heard of Job’s perseverance and have seen what the Lord finally brought about. The Lord is full of compassion and mercy.” (James 5:11, NIV) Just before 5 a.m. on a Tuesday morning in 2015, the last participant… Continue reading Weekend Word: The Blessing in Perseverance

Encouragement · Weekend Word Devotions

Weekend Word: You Can Endure

[I decided to restart my blog with some weekly devotions. I know for those in ministry weekends can be draining (though still good!), so I wanted to offer these to leaders and anybody else who needs some refreshing over the weekend.] Scripture Reading: “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses,… Continue reading Weekend Word: You Can Endure