4 Rs: The Kingdom of God

Mark 4:26–28 devotional: God’s Word is planted in us as we soak our hearts in it. As we mature, we learn to reject the foolishness of trusting in ourselves to live the Christian life, and to trust in God’s power working within us. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

4 Rs: Plugged in to the Power Source

Ephesians 4:30 devotional: To grieve the Holy Spirit is to live in direct disobedience to the known will of God. When we grieve the Holy Spirit, we cut off our power source for living for God. Learn practical ways to re-connect with God. Click title or image to read the full post.

Seek, Set, and Let

Scripture: Colossians 3:1–3, NLT “Since you have been raised to new life with Christ, set your sights on the realities of heaven, where Christ sits in the place of honor at God’s right hand. Think about the things of heaven, not the things of earth. For you died to this life, and your real life […]

The Word of God is Life Itself!

Scripture: Deuteronomy 8:3, NLT “Yes, he humbled you by letting you go hungry and then feeding you with manna, a food previously unknown to you and your ancestors. He did it to teach you that people do not live by bread alone; rather, we live by every word that comes from the mouth of the […]

What is Written on the Tablet of Your Heart?

Scripture: Proverbs 3:3-4, NKJV “Let not mercy and truth forsake you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart, and so find favor and high esteem in the sight of God and man.” (Proverbs 3:3–4, NKJV) Have you ever thought about what is written on the tablet of your heart? […]

God Does Respond!

Memorize and Meditate “Then he said, ‘Don’t be afraid, Daniel. Since the first day you began to pray for understanding and to humble yourself before your God, your request has been heard in heaven. I have come in answer to your prayer.’” (Daniel 10:12, NLT) Soak your Heart If we would take time to follow […]

The Converterlator Mindset

Memorize and Meditate “Riches don’t last forever, and the crown might not be passed to the next generation.” (Proverbs 27:24, NLT) “These trials will show that your faith is genuine. It is being tested as fire tests and purifies gold—though your faith is far more precious than mere gold. So when your faith remains strong […]

God Rewards Those Who Seek Him

Memorize and Meditate “And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him.” (Hebrews 11:6, ESV) Soak your Heart The first step in soaking our heart in God’s Word is to memorize and meditate on it. […]

Grow with the Increase from God

Memorize and Meditate “For everyone who lives on milk is unskilled in the word of righteousness, since he is a child.” (Hebrews 5:13, ESV) Soak your Heart The Word of God is to our soul what food is to our physical body. When we grasp this truth, we have a tremendous incentive to delve deeply […]

The Richest Life

Memorize and Meditate “Yes, the Almighty will be your gold and your precious silver.” (Job 22:25, NKJV) Soak your Heart For many people, money and earthly wealth become a god. However, as we begin to soak our heart in the Word of God and see it working in us and in our circumstances, a new […]