The God Of All Hope

Posted on May 31 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.”Romans 15:13 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHTThere is hope and then there is HOPE. At first it would seem that the […]


True Transformation

Posted on May 30 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “Let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think.” Romans 12:1 (NLT) “Instead, let the Spirit renew your thoughts and attitudes.” Ephesians 4:23 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT Our Christian life is a renewal process. We should be constantly growing in our relationship with Christ. This life of transformation happens […]


Really Love

Posted on May 29 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them.” Romans 12:9 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT Paul starts in the twelfth chapter of Romans pleading with us to serve God with all our hearts. He encourages us to present our lives as a “living” sacrifice. And then he writes, “In his grace, God has given […]


Christ’s Love

Posted on May 28 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “Christ’s love controls us.” II Corinthians 5:14 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT We can let a lot of things control us. Fear, anger, lust, greed, pride are just a few emotions vying for the control of our heart. Painful emotions are powerful motivators. Regulating them is a full time job. But Paul knew the secret […]


Remain In Him

Posted on May 27 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing.” John 15:5 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT Christianity is a way of life. It is so much more than church on Sunday and a few […]


He Knows My Name

Posted on May 24 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “I would not forget you! See, I have written your name on the palms of my hands.” Isaiah 49:15-16 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT I am deeply moved every time I sing the worship song, “He Knows My Name”. It makes me think of today’s verse. The Israelites doubted the love of God and Isaiah […]


Overflow With Joy

Posted on May 23 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “I have told you these things so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, your joy will overflow! This is my commandment: Love each other in the same way I have loved you.” John 15:11-12 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT We were meant for joy. Instead we settle for comfort. We look everywhere […]


The One Thing

Posted on May 22 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “The one thing I ask of the LORD—the thing I seek most—is to live in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, delighting in the LORD’s perfections and meditating in his Temple.” Psalms 27:4 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT What is your “one thing”? We all have one. It may not […]


Heal My Inner Self

Posted on May 21 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

Heal My Inner Self TODAY’S VERSE “Even if my father and mother abandon me, the LORD will hold me close.” Psalms 27:10 (NLT) TODAY’S THOUGHT We live in a fallen world and many of us suffer from early childhood trauma that has left us emotionally immature. It seems that we are constantly using negative ways […]


He Will Never Forsake You!

Posted on May 20 , 2013 in Daily Devotional

TODAY’S VERSE “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5 (KJV) TODAY’S THOUGHT There are many promises in the Bible, but I think the one that is most precious to me is when He promises that He will never leave me or forsake me. It boggles my mind to think that God promises […]