Devotional – SILENCE

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...
Devotional – SILENCE

Devotional – Love

DISCIPLESHIP & LOVE This is our last week in our short series on discipleship, and today we’re going to look at the one thing that Paul says stands head and shoulders above everything else. Without it, discipleship doesn’t work. Without it, salvation doesn’t even...
Devotional – SILENCE

Devotional – CHARACTER

DISCIPLESHIP & CHARACTER This week, our conversation about discipleship looks to the important issue of character and holiness. If discipleship is mirroring Christ, then that includes living and acting like him. Fortunately, we’ve got help. Prayer Holy God — our...
Devotional – SILENCE

Devotional – SUFFER

DISCIPLESHIP & SUFFERING For our discussion about discipleship this week, let’s take a look at the role suffering plays in our call to mirror Christ, the one who suffered and died — and then rose again — for us.  Prayer Holy God — our Creator, Redeemer, and...
Devotional – SILENCE

Devotional – DISCIPLINE

DISCIPLINE Over the next three to four weeks, I’d like us to engage in some hands-on Bible study on the topic of discipleship. I’ve always thought “discipleship” took on a whole new meaning when we consider its relationship to the word discipline. It becomes harder,...
Devotional – SILENCE

Devotional – KINDNESS

KINDNESS Prayer God of Love who became of one kind with us and calls us one of your own, guide us this morning by your Word and your Holy Spirit, so that in your light we might see light, and in your truth, we might find freedom, and in your will, we might truly...