Devotions

Finding Common Ground, Part 1

What if our common ground upon which we can find peace with others is found in our weakness, not in our strengths?

Devotions

Be the Tree, Part 2

Let's consider what it means for part of our role in the church to be keeping other members from becoming detached and spiritually starved.

Devotions

Answers to Friends, Part 2

What can we learn from messages that Jesus shared with His friends in private, rather than to the crowds?

Devotions

Show, Don’t Tell

If we love someone enough to tell them the truth, how can we show them that we are indeed doing so out of love?

Birds in Formation
Devotions

Not Alone

Ever felt the loneliness of being stood up? Jesus knew what it was like to be abandoned, but He made sure that we never had to be alone again.

Devotions

Those We’ve Never Met

Can God bless those we've never met, when we would rather pray for them than for the people we do know?

Devotions

All Crispy Brownies

Are we surrounding ourselves with the warmth that brings life, or with a harsh fire that consumes us and others nearby?

Devotions

Wasting Our Time

It's one thing to be stuck without something to pass the time. Are there cases where we're busy doing something that looks productive, but is actually pointless?

Devotions

Still in Charge

Even if I know the person who is in charge, if he or she is a good leader, I still have to follow the rules.

Sermon Study Guide

Fluff vs. Foundation

If we want to accomplish great things with others, we may not be able to get there by remaining at a surface level in our relationships.

Devotions

The Ministry of Asking for Help

We recognize those who do good things for others, but have we ever stopped to think about those who ask for help?

Birds on Ice-Coated Tree
Devotions

Watching Over Each Other

Just like we sometimes need someone to watch our back, others need that from us, as well.

Devotions

The Doo-Wop Gospel Message

Even pop music writers can't miss the realities of love, but God does it best.

Devotions

Living in Jeans

Wouldn't we be more comfortable when living as we are intended, rather than trying to imitate something that we were never intended to be?