Humble

Verse: James 4:6 GNB 6 But the grace that God gives is even stronger. As the scripture says, “God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.” Devotion Humbleness…everyone’s favorite description, right? Not powerful, or well spoken, or charismatic, or...

Choose the Best

Verse: James 2:12-13 GNB 12 Speak and act as people who will be judged by the law that sets us free. 13 For God will not show mercy when he judges the person who has not been merciful; but mercy triumphs over judgement. Devotion When I first read the first verse, I...

Capital “F” Faith

Verse: James 1:12 NIV 12 Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love Him. Devotion So here we are again, speaking of such joyous and yes, blessed...

Grieving Well

Verse: Philippians 4:9 NIV 9 Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me – put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you. Devotion In this verse, it seems like Paul is signing off, like ok guys, it’s been really fun, now it’s...

Suffering

Verse: Philippians 3:10-11 GNB 10 All I want is to know Christ and to experience the power of His resurrection, to share in His sufferings and become like Him in death, 11 in the hope that I myself will be raised from death to life. Devotion Well isn’t that a cheery...