Daily Devotional 9-25-16

Posted by on Sep 25, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

Awake and at War Joining Jesus in the Greatest Fight Article by John Piper Founder & Teacher, desiringGod.org Blessed be the Lord, my rock,who trains my hands for war,and my fingers for battle.–Psalm 144:1Two thousand years ago, “the Lord of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel” (1 Samuel 17:45) sent his Son to earth on a new kind of mission among his enemies (Romans 8:7; Ephesians 2:3, 16). He would defeat them not by killing, but by dying, and he would gather...

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Daily Devotional 9-8-16

Posted by on Sep 8, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

SEPTEMBER 8, 2016 The Haunted Hayride of Human Approval Article by Marshall Segal Staff writer, desiringGod.org If we are always concerned with what people think about us, we will always be reluctant to tell them about Jesus. Perhaps the single most significant hindrance to Christian witness in the world today is our hunger for human approval. By nature, we think more about what people think of us than about what they think of Jesus. We crave acceptance and dread rejection...

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Daily Devotional 8-23-16

Posted by on Aug 23, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

Wait to Date Until You Can Marry Article by Marshall Segal Staff writer, desiringGod.org When should young people begin to date? Your answer probably hangs on why you think you (or anyone else) should date in the first place. Anyone can see that the costs are often high — crushing breakups, sexual sin, shocking betrayal, sudden rejection, devastating heartbreak — the pain of love that never walked the aisle. So why do so many of us still dive so quickly into dating?...

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