Daily Devotionals

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Posted by Pastor Greg Olson on

2 Timothy 4:7 I have had the privilege to serve as a pastor at Southwood for 23 years.  It has been a blessing to both me and my family. In that time, I have grown close to many of the people that call our church their church home.  As a Pastor, I’m invited into the most intimate...

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Posted by Nile Buch on

Acts 4:31 When they were finished praying, the place where they were meeting was shaken. They were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to proclaim God’s message with boldness.  Acts 4:31 (GNT) It is the word “boldness” in this text that captures my attention.  I...

Friday, May 25, 2018

Posted by Scott Kiefer on

John 14:25-27 All this I have spoken while still with you. But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you. Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world...

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Posted by Grayson Wegener on

Romans 8:14 “For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God” Romans 8:14 (NIV). The Holy Spirit is very much ALIVE. In the darkest moments.. . When I can feel His presence within and around me… The Holy Spirit is part of God’s promise that we will...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Posted by Faye Koehn on

1 Corinthians 13:11-13 When we were children, we thought and reasoned as children do. But when we grew up, we quit our childish ways. Now all we can see of God is like a cloudy picture in a mirror. Later we will see him face to face. We don’t know everything, but then we will, just as God...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Posted by Evi Wusk on

1 Corinthians 13:1 If I speak . . . but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. 1 Corinthians 13:1 (NIV) If you have Netflix, you know the feeling.  One show is over and the next episode box awaits, the play triangle spinning and beckoning you saying, "Just one...

Monday, May 21, 2018

Posted by Grace Johnson on

Genesis 11:1-9 At one time all the people of the world spoke the same language and used the same words. As the people migrated to the east, they found a plain in the land of Babylonia and settled there. They began saying to each other, “Let’s make bricks and harden them with...

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Posted by Drew Jagadich on

Acts 2:1-11 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.  And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting.  Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue...

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Posted by Lori Changstrom on

Matthew 4:1-4 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. He fasted forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished. The tempter came and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread.” But...

Friday, May 18, 2018

Posted by Julie Jorgensen on

Isaiah 30:15-18 For the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel, says: Only in returning to me and waiting for me will you be saved; in quietness and confidence is your strength; but you’ll have none of this. Yet the Lord still waits for you to come to him so he can show you his love; he will...