Daily Devotional: God is The Ultimate Refuge And Savior of The World

My salvation and my honor depend on God; he is my mighty rock, my refuge. -Psalm 62:7 Growing up, my family would take a yearly trip to the Bahamas. One year, my brother and I decided we were going to get our scuba diving licenses so that we could go on a few excursions while... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Ready, Set, Wait on the Lord

"But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint (Isaiah 40:31, ESV)." We live in a fast-paced culture. Society tells us that we need to exercise more, study harder, work overtime, and keep ourselves... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Give Us Today Our Daily Bread

"Give us this day our daily bread." -Matthew 6:11 What a powerful verse. In just seven words, Jesus makes a profound statement concerning our need for a daily encounter with the living God. As you know, Jesus is the bread of life. His body was broken for you and I when He died on the... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Do Not Be Anxious But Rejoice In The Lord

The book of Philippians was written by the Apostle Paul while he was first imprisoned in Rome around 61 A.D. The clear theme of his letter focused on encouraging believers to rejoice in the Lord. Ironically, here is Paul in prison, being persecuted for his faith---while exhorting believers to rejoice in the Lord. He exemplifies... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: The Gospel Is For Everyone

"There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus (Gal 3:28)." God despises racism. Any type of prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed to a certain racial or ethnic group should never be tolerated. It's clear from Scripture the Lord does... Continue Reading →

Verse of The Day: The Call To Follow Jesus From Luke 5:27

"After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector by the name of Levi sitting at his tax booth. "Follow me," Jesus said to him, and Levi got up, left everything and followed him (Lk. 5:27)." I remember the day God called me to be a disciple of His. Beforehand, I was an unchurched,... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Jesus Is Your Shelter In Life’s Storms

Jesus said, "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." - Matthew 11:28 These comforting words are spoken by Jesus, the Son of God. He reassured his disciples and all who would follow Him that they can find rest for their souls. When we abide in the... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Relationship Triumphs Religiosity

"So Paul stood in the middle of the Areopagus and said, 'Men of Athens, I see that in all ways you are very religious. For while I was passing through and observing the objects of your worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: 'To an Unknown God.' Therefore, what you worship without knowing... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Rejoicing and Mourning With The World

"Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn." -Romans 12:15 The apostle Paul taught us to become all things to all people so that the world will see the light of the glory of God and be saved (1 Cor. 9:22). Here in the book of Romans, Paul reiterates the same concept. He... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Do Not Conform To The Pattern of This World But Put On The Mind of Christ

Have you ever seen the GEIKO commercial where Cynthia advises her new neighbors to conform to the strict guidelines of the Homeowner's Association (HOA) in their neighborhood? It starts with a middle-aged couple talking about how the neighborhood is great, the school district is fantastic, and how the HOA is very involved. In the next... Continue Reading →

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