Daily Devotional 10-6-17

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in Daily Devotional, General

FORGET NONE OF HIS BENEFITS “. . . whenever you hear a word from My mouth, warn them from Me.” -Ezekiel 3:17 Casually Drifting to Hell Once upon a time there was a family-a father, mother, and three children. All the children were in their teens. The entire family was very excited about their week long rafting trip down a mighty river. They had planned the trip for months, and finally the day for the trip had come. They thought they had all the supplies they...

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Daily Devotional 6-26-16

Posted by on Jun 26, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

Don’t Worry—Be Happy By Scott Keith – Last week on the Jagged Word, I read an article by the Mischievous Muse that got me thinking. The article was entitled “Happiness is for Babies.” It was an insightful look into our current culture of endless narcissism and pursuit of all things self. My only criticism is I think what the Mischievous Muse described in her article was selfishness, not happiness. I agree with her on almost every point. We are not, indeed, the...

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Daily Devotional 5-22-16

Posted by on May 22, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

Before Abraham Was… By Paul Koch – Today the church calendar calls for us to focus our attention on the teaching of the Holy Trinity. Now of all the days that this ancient calendar brings into focus, this one is quite unique. After all, every other day has to do with an event. Christmas, Easter, The Baptism of our Lord, Pentecost, Palm Sunday, these are all events that we then examine and learn from. But today is not an event at all. Today is the one time that we focus...

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Daily Devotional 4-23-16

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

view in browser Advice for Better Bible Memory Jimmy Needham / April 22, 2016 A couple years ago, I was part of a conference about global missions called CROSS. David Platt was one of the speakers, and preached an incredibly inspiring message from Romans. Early on in his talk, he asked us all to turn to the beginning of the letter. You could hear pages flipping as his voice rang out, “Paul, a bondservant of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle, set apart for the gospel of...

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Daily Devotional 2-29-16

Posted by on Feb 29, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

To the Bishops, Clergy, and People of the Anglican Church in North America: Bless the Lord who forgives all our sins! His mercy endures forever. Amen. As we travel our Lenten pilgrimage, repenting of our sins, reconciling with our brothers and sisters, reproducing followers of Jesus, and expressing relentless compassion to those in our communities, I would like to ask you to consider an important project for your community. I would like to invite you to gather with members...

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