Devotional – DEBTLESS

Devotional – DEBTLESS

DEBTLESS They called him “Father Grande.” On hot, sweaty days, he would give kids lifts in his jeep through tall fields of sugarcane. Most of these rides were joyous moments of laughter shared among friends. One, however, wasn’t. Today’s devotional is the story of...
Devotional – DEBTLESS

Devotional – FEASTING

FEASTING For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated by the idea of the Bible as an actor. I don’t just want to know what the Bible is, I want to know what it does. How does the Bible work? What is God trying to do through it? How should it make me feel? I’ve...
Devotional – DEBTLESS

Devotional – MANY

MANY Last week, we talked about what can be gained by sticking together, even when it means we might sometimes rub each other the wrong way. Togetherness, we said, goes to the heart of who we are as human beings. We need each other. We’re fundamentally social people....
Devotional – DEBTLESS

Devotional – TOGETHER

TOGETHER Being in community together isn’t always comfortable, especially when being together means talking about important issues that matter in our lives and our world. As we approach another big election season, passions are going to rise and tensions are going to...
Devotional – DEBTLESS

Devotional – SILENCE

SILENCE This Saturday will be three years since the tragedy of Charlottesville, when a Unite the Right rally, frustrated by the Virginian city’s attempt to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee, became violent. A white nationalist drove his car into a gathering of...