Micah 6:8 “He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.” What next? Now that I’m head over heels in love with my savior Jesus Christ what can I do? What will life […]Read more "Lenten Devotional: Saturday, February 28, 2015"
1 John 1:7 “But if we walk in the light as he is in the light we have fellowship with one another and the blood of Jesus his son purifies us from all sin.” As I walk in the light I hope and pray that I will be the light for everyone to see and […]Read more "Lenten Devotional: Friday, February 27, 2015"
1 Corinthians 14:26 “What then shall we say, brothers? When you come together, everyone has a hymn, or a word of instruction, a revelation, a tongue or an interpretation. All of these must be done for the strengthening of the church.” I want to make my body and all its physical action edify God; to […]Read more "Lenten Devotional: Thursday, February 26, 2015"
1 John 2:3-6 “We know we have come to know him if we obey his commands. The man who says, ‘I know him,’ but does not do what he commands is a liar, and the truth is not in him. But if anyone obeys his word, God’s love is truly made complete in him. This […]Read more "Lenten Devotional: Wednesday, February 25, 2015"
(This first appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on September 19, 2014) As God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience. Bear with one another and, if anyone has a complaint against another, forgive each other; just as the Lord has forgiven you, […]Read more "And How Exactly Do We Forgive?"
Mark 14:29 Peter declared, “Even if all fall away I will not.” Peter was in denial when he spoke this. He and I aren’t so far apart when it comes to having trust in Jesus and what can manifest from having a relationship with him. There have been many times when I have turned my […]Read more "Lenten Devotional: Tuesday, February 24, 2015"
Matthew 7:12 [Jesus said] “So in everything do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.” Do unto others? Wow, that’s a concept left behind as we commit our crimes; selfish becomes the addict or thief. To love one another as God loves us […]Read more "Lenten Devotional: Monday, February 23, 2015"