Devotions, General Devotions

A Purpose for the Pain–Seeing the Big Picture within the Mess

“Israel said to Joseph, ‘Your brothers, you know, are pasturing the flocks at Shechem. Get ready. I’m sending you them.” Genesis 37:13 “[His brothers] saw [Joseph] in the distance, and before he had reached them, they plotted to kill him. They said to one another, ‘Here comes that dreamer! Come on, let’s kill him and… Read More A Purpose for the Pain–Seeing the Big Picture within the Mess

Devotions, General Devotions

Don’t panic!

Today’s Scripture passage: “ Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone, and the boat was already… Read More Don’t panic!

Devotions, General Devotions

Pay Attention! Four ways for Christians to Fend off Spiritual Attacks in their Lives!

Pay Attention! Four ways for Christians to Fend off Spiritual Attacks in their Lives! Paying Attention: Important in Dodge Ball and in Life “Be alert, be on watch! Your enemy, the Devil, roams around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.” 1 Peter 5:8 While at a local trampoline park, my oldest daughter… Read More Pay Attention! Four ways for Christians to Fend off Spiritual Attacks in their Lives!