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May 20, 2021

Suggested Reading: John 20:19-29 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus—Philippians 4:7 Think of the peace of God as your personal, spiritual sentinel. The definition of a sentinel is “a soldier or guard whose job it is to […]

May 18, 2021

Suggested Reading: Luke 10:38-42 And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teachings–Luke 10:38,39 When Jesus entered their home, nothing was more important to Mary than spending time with him and […]

May 15, 2021

Suggested Reading: James 4:1-17 So whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin.—James 4:17 The Scriptures break sin down for us in pretty simple terms and plain language. Sin is often described as that which starts in the mind (our thoughts), […]

May 14, 2021

Suggested Reading: Romans 15:1-13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing., so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.—Romans 15:13 Why is being hopeful such a courageous, extravagant way to live life? Consider how pervasive and massive […]

May 12, 2021

Suggested Reading: Acts 1:1-11 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you—Acts 1:8 Waiting until the Spirit arrives on the scene and into our being is courageous living. Jesus was very precise with these instructions. There had to be a reason he warned his disciples […]

May 10, 2021

Suggested Reading: John 5:1-17 Get up, take up your bed, and walk. And at once the man was healed, and he took up his bed and walked.—John 5:8,9 Living from our healed or whole places is a courageous way to live. Jesus healed the man waiting by the pool. John […]

May 9, 2021

Suggested Reading: Proverbs 31:10-31 Give her of the fruit of her hands, and let her works praise her in the gates—Proverbs 31:31 Praising others is a courageous way to live. King Lemuel was certainly courageous in how he praised the woman of God openly, which was a rarity and exception […]

May 8, 2021

Suggested Reading: Philippians 4:4-7 In these days he went out to the mountains to pray, and all night he continued in prayer to God—Luke 6:12 Being prayerful is a courageous way to live. It is a lifestyle mirroring the way Christ Jesus lived. Paul said never give up on prayer. […]

May 7, 2021

Suggested Reading: John 15:1-11 I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit.—John 15:1-2 How does a person who is hate-filled […]

May 6, 2021

Suggested Reading: John 15:1-17 No longer do I call you servants –John 15:15 It takes a lot, not just to be a friend, but to be a good, great, or wonderful friend. Not everyone is friendship material. Some people are better kept at arm’s length or as acquaintances. While other […]