Daily Devotional

Make It Count For Eternity

May 24, 2019

“What is more, I consider everything a loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost all things. I consider them garbage, that I may gain Christ.” Philippians 3:8 “For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.” Philippians 1:21 Every human has…

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A Rapturously Happy God

May 23, 2019

“…which God will bring about in his own time—God, the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings and Lord of lords, who alone is immortal and who lives in unapproachable light, whom no one has seen or can see. To him be honor and might forever. Amen.” 1 Timothy 6:15-16 In today’s Scripture, Paul…

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The Way You Live Today

May 22, 2019

“‘Well done, my good servant!’ his master replied. ‘Because you have been trustworthy in a very small matter, take charge of ten cities.’” Luke 19:17 As we live each day to please God, heaven takes notice, and we have the opportunity to earn eternal rewards. Scripture tells us, “We must all appear before the judgment…

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The Strength For Today

May 21, 2019

“So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.” Hebrews 10:35-36 Have you ever felt like throwing in the towel? Especially when an unresolved problem or a season of pain saps…

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The Best Me I Can Be

May 20, 2019

“I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.” Galatians 2:20 I’m glad when I can wake up before my helper—my “get-up girl”—arrives…

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The Good That Comes From Trials

May 19, 2019

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.” Matthew 7:7-8 We can’t always see the good that comes from our…

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Prone to Wander

May 18, 2019

“He refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake.” Psalm 23:3 A life that pleases the Lord is never a smooth road. Today’s Scripture tells us that our Shepherd guides us along the right paths—paths of righteousness. That is true, but sadly, we often shake off His guiding hand.…

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Help Me Feel Thankful

May 17, 2019

“Go through his open gates with great thanksgiving; enter his courts with praise. Give thanks to him and bless his name.” Psalm 100:4 (TLB) When I first became paralyzed, I thought it was hypocritical to express thanks to God when I didn’t feel thankful. And it would have been hypocritical had I thanked God only…

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Seek Help From His Spirit

May 16, 2019

“Just as the living Father sent me and I live because of the Father, so the one who feeds on me will live because of me.” John 6:57 Have you ever tried to accomplish something for God without first seeking help from His Spirit? It can feel so desolate! Nothing is more mechanical than when…

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Spiritual Adulthood

May 15, 2019

“We know that the law is spiritual; but I am unspiritual, sold as a slave to sin. I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do. And if I do what I do not want to do, I agree that the…

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