September 24th, 2023

Read Matthew 6:33 But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus made sure to address worrying.  He knows that worrying is part of our human condition: whether it be about our life and health, what we will […]

September 23rd, 2023

Read Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Imagine hiking in a dense forest, with multiple trails and no map. Proverbs 3:5-6 provides a compass, a reliable guide to lead us […]

September 22nd, 2023

Read 2 Corinthians 9:7 “Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.” “Cheerful” in this verse is translated from the Greek word “hilaros” which Strong’s Concordance further explains can mean “propitious or merry (“hilarious”), i.e. prompt or willing: […]

September 21st, 2023

Read Philippians 4:11-12 I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances. I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether […]

September 20th, 2023

Read 1 Timothy 6:10 For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for money, have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs. Today’s verse explains that it’s not money itself that is inherently evil, but rather the intense and unhealthy desire for it, often […]

September 19th, 2023

Read Matthew 6:19-21 Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your […]

September 18th, 2023

Read Matthew 19:16-22 Just then a man came up to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?” “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.” “Which ones?” he inquired. […]

September 17th, 2023

Read: 1 Peter 4:10-11 NLT  God has given each of you a gift from his great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another. Do you have the gift of speaking? Then speak as though God himself were speaking through you. Do you have the gift of helping others? Do it with […]

September 16th, 2023

Read: Isaiah 54:10 NLT “For the mountains may move and the hills disappear, but even then my faithful love for you will remain. My covenant of blessing will never be broken,” says the Lord, who has mercy on you. I love a good “cupid” story, especially the ones I see blossom at church. Over time […]

September 15th, 2023

Read: James 1:16-17 TPT  So my friends, don’t be fooled by your own desires! Every gift God freely gives us is good and perfect, streaming down from the Father of lights, who shines from the heavens with no hidden shadow or darkness. I was so excited. My son was finally at the age when Christmas […]