“Stay Focused, Daddy! Go Get the Pizza!”

John 4:34 reflection: My daughter requested that I go get pizza for dinner for the children. As I was leaving the house, I stopped to have a conversation with someone else. That is when I heard the words, “Stay focused, Daddy! Go get the pizza!” [Click title or image to read the full post.]

The Blessings of Obeying God

John 2:5 reflection: Professions of faith mean little without confirming acts of obedience that are in response to our relationship with Jesus. Our obedience proves that we love him. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

You Can Shine Like a Star Forever!

Daniel 12:3 devotional: You have the potential to be a star for eternity, shining in all of the brilliance of a glorified body. Those who are engaged in turning many to righteousness will shine even more brilliantly. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

From Weakness to Son Power

1 Corinthians 15:42–44 devotional: When we are born of the Spirit of God, we are infused with a new power, the resurrection power of Jesus Christ. This power helps us see through the schemes and deceptions of Satan as he seeks to weaken us in our endeavors for the Lord. We are raised in power from weakness. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

All Things Have Become New

2 Corinthians 5:17 devotional: We serve a God who is always doing something new! God’s very presence is renewing. As we spend time in God’s Word, the Holy Spirit changes our attitudes and gives us new opportunities to serve him and expand his kingdom. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Focus on God’s Word

Psalm 19:7–8 devotional: Meditating on the promises of God revives our soul, makes us wise, brings joy to our heart, and gives us insight. It is time for us to “get in tune” with God’s desires. Each of us has a role to play in helping to save the lost people of this world. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Our Battle Is the Spirit’s Battle

2 Chronicles 20:15 devotional: God is able to tear down the strongholds of those things that exalt themselves against him. God is the One who melts away the enemy by his Spirit working in our life. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Born Of the Spirit

John 3:8 devotional: Oh, how we want the Spirit to move greatly in our life so we can be productive in the kingdom of the Lord! [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Christ is the Power of God

1 Corinthians 1:24–25, 27–29 devotional: The kingdom of God has a different value system than the world does. All the things the world considers important are perishable. They are in the process of passing away, having no value in the world to come. Salvation is imperishable. Life in heaven with God is everlasting. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Divine Power

Zechariah 4:6 devotional: The sufficiency for living the Christian life is provided to us by God. The Holy Spirit reveals what God wants us to know. The Spirit intervenes on our behalf. He also leads, guides, counsels, and helps us live the divine life as we trust in him, asking him to control our thoughts, feelings, and actions. [Click title or image to read the full post.]