Category Archives: Devotional Thoughts

Fire!

They took Jesus command seriously. They waited expectantly for the Holy Spirit to be poured out. They devoted themselves to praying together. And then it happened: Fire! Continue reading

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One Accord

Armin Gesswein often said, “When Jesus built a church, he first built a prayer meeting.” Acts chapter 1 is the record of that truth. Continue reading

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Feed My Sheep

Our failings are not lost on God. From the broken place, we learn to rely on God’s strength rather than our own. Continue reading

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I Have Seen the Lord!

To the disheartened disciples, Jesus’ resurrection brought peace and joy.To the doubting, like Thomas, Jesus resurrection brought new hope to believe. Continue reading

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It is Finished!

It is finished! Continue reading

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The Spirit is Willing But . . .

Peter’s adventurous spirit of faith was undeniable.┬áBut while the spirit is willing, the flesh is weak.┬áPeter was about to learn that lesson in a humbling but life changing way. Continue reading

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Making Plans

Planning is important. To fail to plan is no virtue. Yet, in every plan God has the last say. He is the one who directs and establishes our steps. Continue reading

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Jesus’ Unanswered Prayer

There are so many good agendas that seem to get in the way of Jesus’ prayer being answered. Continue reading

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Whatever

Whatever you ask. These are among the most amazing words from the mouth of Jesus Continue reading

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Busy or Abiding?

Slow down and abide in the presence of Jesus. There you will find joy. There you will find strength. There your priorities will be adjusted. There you will be sharpened to accomplish greater things so that you may bear much fruit. Continue reading

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