It’s Hard to be Right

Verse: Ephesians 4:3-6 3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. 4 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when you were called; 5 one Lord, one faith, one baptism; 6 one God and Father of all, who is...

Humility, Pride, and Our Old Nature

Verse: Ephesians 4:2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Devotion Humility has never been my strong suit. To be honest it’s kind of been a confusing subject for me. False humility vs true humility…being able to take a...

Live Your Best Life

Verse: Ephesians 4:1 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. Thoughts People love to tell us that we should “live our best life.” I wonder what Paul would say (or Jesus for that matter) if they...

More, Through You

Verse: Ephesians 3:20-21 20 Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power at work within us, 21 to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever. Amen. Devotion God...

Good Friday: No Greater Love

Verse: John 15:13 There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. Devotion I’ve heard some people say, “How could a loving God send his Son to be brutally beaten and crucified just to satisfy his anger? I’m not sure I can...

God’s Big Family

Verse: Ephesians 3:14-15 14 For this reason I kneel before the Father, 15 from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name. Devotion For what reason? Paul has said “for this reason” twice now. In verse 1 and again here. If you read it all...