A collection of Scripture-based devotionals about God, Jesus, and the Bible.

The Beginning of Wisdom

Ah-choo! “God bless you!” And “Gesundheit!” (German for “To your health!”) It’s that time of year again: allergies. In the past, I rarely suffered from seasonal allergies but this year, something snapped and wham! I was abducted into the House of Perpetual Sneezing. Desperate for […]

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Is Forgiveness Really the Greatest Gift?

Have you ever forgiven a loved one who wronged you and said they were sorry? It’s not easy, but to save the relationship, most of us can find it in our hearts to forgive – especially if the other person is sincerely sorry. But what […]

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Jesus Completed God’s Punch List

(I am honored to partner with CBN. This article serves as today’s Daily Devotion on CBN.com) It never fails. No matter what the construction project, no job is ever finished until the completion of the Punch List: a list of mistakes and imperfections that must […]

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What Does Evil Look Like?

(I am honored to partner with CBN. This article serves as today’s Daily Devotion on CBN.com) Some things seem to automatically conjure up feelings of fear, revulsion, and warning. Take snakes, for example. For most people, snakes almost always invoke a sense of evil and […]

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God’s Love Never Fails

“Happy Singles Awareness Day!” the newscaster blurted out through the car radio. It was the first time I had heard the expression, which made me laugh and nearly spit out my coffee. I thought about it all the way to work that day – it […]

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Whose Side Are You On?

(I am honored to partner with CBN. “Whose Side Are You On” serves as today’s daily devotion on CBN.com) The excitement is in the air and the signs are everywhere: people sporting their favorite team’s jersey, heightened chatter on the news, at work, and at […]

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Let God Redeem Your Past

Give God all the Broken Pieces

Abuse? Alcoholism? Bullying? Do you believe God can’t use all the broken pieces of your past? Think again! During my seminary studies, I was fascinated by a story of a missionary named Mary Slessor whom God used to save the lives of abandoned infants in […]

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Who Is Jesus Christ?

Who is Jesus Christ? There’s a lot of controversy these days surrounding Christmas. Merely greeting someone with “Merry Christmas” is on its way to being grounds for legal action. This should not be surprising, however. On the very day Jesus was born, the world was […]

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Is Jesus Knocking on the Door of Your Heart?

Recently, I had a new front door installed on my home. Upon inspecting the door, the contractor asked if I wanted a peephole installed, assuring me it would only take a few extra minutes. While he was busy drilling the hole, I made a quick […]

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Our Heart’s True Home

I have a friend who feels blessed that she was adopted as a child into a loving Christian home. Recently, after a long search, she had an opportunity to meet her birth mother. She explained that her life was wonderful and full but something within […]

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