Daily Devotion – Love the Lord and be Faithful to Him

Daily Devotion – Love the Lord and be Faithful to Him

“Love the Lord, all His faithful people! The Lord preserves those who are true to Him, but the proud He pays back in full” Psalm 31:23, NIV Psalm 31:23 encourages believers to love the Lord and to be faithful to Him. Are we doing a good job of that? Have...
Daily Devotion – Deuteronomy 6:4 – The Fierce Love of God

Daily Devotion – Deuteronomy 6:4 – The Fierce Love of God

Who God Is Open your Bible and start by reading Deuteronomy 6:4. This verse is known as the Shema (which means hear in Hebrew). To boil it down, it describes who God is. He is one God, existing in three Persons. He is self-sufficient, perfect, and the One and Only....
Daily Devotion – 1 John 4:8 – God is Love

Daily Devotion – 1 John 4:8 – God is Love

He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love. 1 John 4:8 KJV This school year I took a job at a Christian k-8 school, as the principal and English teacher. My responsibilities come with the task of teaching the bible. I have been a public school teacher for...
Daily Devotion – 1 Cor 13:12 – Seeing Things Imperfectly

Daily Devotion – 1 Cor 13:12 – Seeing Things Imperfectly

Now we see things imperfectly as in a poor mirror, but then we will see with perfect clarity.  1 Corinthians 13:12 NLT This is the love chapter of Scripture. Here the Apostle Paul describes for us what God’s love is like. He strives to help us understand that we...
Daily Devotion – How to Feel Complete

Daily Devotion – How to Feel Complete

The movie The Notebook features a beautiful contemporary love story between a man and a woman who fall so deeply for each other that they can’t live without one another and grow old together. As romantic and moving as this film may be, it is yet another example of how...
Daily Devotion – What the World Needs Now

Daily Devotion – What the World Needs Now

The other day I reminisced about a song from my childhood called “What the World Needs Now.”  Those of you who remember this song will surely remember its signature refrain. As I reminisced over these words, the thought struck me: “What exactly was...