How Ya Feeling?

Read: John 11:33-36 I’m not a very emotional person. So much so that I actually get made fun of by being called “the robot” at work.  However, emotions can be a good thing that God has created in us.  My danger is constantly answering...

The Doubt of Others

Read: Luke 23:32-34 Gandhi once said, “I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.” It is a sad truth that much of Jesus’ reputation is formed by other people. I’ve had instances in my life where people I trusted and...

The Doubt of Self (Pt. 1)

Read: Luke 15:11-32 Life has a way of humbling us through an inescapable event that we must all face: failure. Failing, or the fear of failing, is often the source of our self-doubt.  When I fail in my pursuits and goals, it is so easy to doubt myself and my...

The Benefit of Doubt

Read: Mark 9:23 It is a shame there is so much bad press around doubt. It is hardly spoken of in church and rarely is it seen as a part of the faith journey. Many of us are never honest about our doubts for fear of being criticized or being perceived as “weak.” It...

My Peace is in Jesus

Read: Romans 15:4 Psalms 23:1-6 Devotional DAY 5 – Most older Americans can remember where they were on 9/11.  It was a time of devastation, panic and fear for so many.  Can you think of a time when God brought peace in a moment of fear?  God is omniscient. He...

Peace in the Neighborhood

Read: Ephesians 4:1-3 I’m not a big fan of word games like Scrabble or Words with Friends but so many people I know love them.  One person told me, it’s fun to piece together words from other words.  For example, when you look at the word community, you...
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