Devotions

God Uses Ordinary People

“When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished, and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.”– Acts 4:13 Peter and John were on their way to the local temple (they were going to church) to pray one day when they…

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Embrace His Presence

“As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said.” – Luke 10:38-39 While Mary sat, Martha stewed. She marched around the kitchen, gathering…

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Stepping Out in Faith

“So do not worry, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them.”– Matthew 6:31-32 I found this story and decided to share it with you. I hope it encourages you. Deidre…

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The Most Important Thing

When a Samaritan woman came to draw water, Jesus said to her, “Will you give me a drink?”– John 4:7 It’s noon and the sun is high in the sky. Jesus has been on His feet for hours already and He’s tired. He takes a moment to rest at the well and waits. A few…

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What Discipleship Means

Then Jesus said to his disciples, “If any of you want to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross and follow me. If you try to hang on to your life you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake you will save…