Daily Reading & Prayer

Devotionals Archive

April 17, 2024

Stand Out

Romans 12:2 encourages us not to conform to worldly standards but to stand out through a transformed life that reflects God's will and character, emphasizing that our unique presence and actions in every aspect of life should glorify God and lead others towards Him.

April 16, 2024

Felt like “Fudging”

Proverbs 10:9 emphasizes the security found in walking with integrity and the inevitability of deceit being uncovered, urging us to embrace truth as a steadfast foundation, represented fully in Jesus, who not only guides our lives but offers freedom through His teachings.

April 15, 2024

What Is Success?

Isaiah 26:3 reflects on finding success not through worldly achievements, but through steadfast trust in God and alignment with our unique talents and divine purpose, reminding us that true fulfillment lies in using our gifts to serve and glorify God.

April 14, 2024

Power of Forgiveness

2 Samuel 12:13 and Psalm 32:1-2 showcase the liberating power of God’s forgiveness, as exemplified by David’s repentance and redemption, encouraging us to release our guilt and embrace God’s grace for a restored and hopeful future.

April 13, 2024

Get to the Truth

Psalm 34:13 and Proverbs 19:5 caution against lying, highlighting its universal presence in human behavior and its potential to damage trust and integrity. This reflection encourages honesty and self-examination, advocating for thoughtful communication guided by the T.H.I.N.K. principle to foster sincerity and respect in relationships.

April 12, 2024

How’s That Working for You?

Mark 10:46b-50 exemplifies the power of persistent faith in Jesus through the story of Bartimaeus, who, despite being blind and discouraged by others, boldly calls out to Jesus for mercy and is rewarded for his unwavering belief, encouraging us to choose faith over fear in our own challenges.

April 11, 2024

Stand

Ephesians 6:13-14 encourages us to rely on God's strength and armor to stand firm against life's challenges, reminding us that even when we feel overwhelmed, God has equipped us with everything we need to stand our ground.

April 10, 2024

It’s Not About Me

2 Corinthians 12:9 reminds us that our strength lies not in our perfection, but in embracing our weaknesses and relying on God's grace, which is sufficient and showcases His power in our vulnerability.

April 9, 2024

My Way

Psalm 46:10 and Proverbs 19:21 encourage us to release our need for control and trust in God’s sovereign plan, promising peace and rest in the surrender to His will over our own plans and anxieties.

April 8, 2024

Keep Walking

Joshua 6:14 and Isaiah 55:8-9 remind us that God's plans often defy human logic, urging us to trust and obey Him even when His directions seem puzzling, as victory comes not from our understanding but from our unwavering faith in His higher ways.