Daily Devotionals

Monday, January 21, 2019

Posted by Denise Makinson on

Matthew 18:15-17 “The only reason I knew I’d hurt Steven’s feelings is because he told me so.  One afternoon, in a room at the church we both attended, Steven and I sat face-to-face, a table between us.  I remember it like it was yesterday. He had asked if we could...

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Posted by Pam Dinneen on

Colossians 3:12-17 12 Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. 13 Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone...

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Posted by Deb Raatz on

John 15:9-17 “As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now remain in my love.  If you keep my commands, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commands and remain in his love.  I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy...

Friday, January 18, 2019

Posted by Evann Gardels on

Hebrews 13:1-3 ‘No matter what, make room in your heart to love every believer. And show hospitality to strangers, for they may be angels from God showing up as your guests. Identify with those who are in prison as though you were there suffering with them, and those who are mistreated as...

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Posted by Laura Leger on

Psalm 133 "How wonderful it is, how pleasant, when brothers live together in harmony! For harmony is as precious as the fragrant anointing oil that was poured over Aaron's head, that ran down his beard and onto the border of his robe. Harmony is as refreshing as the dew from Mount Hermon that...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Posted by Colbi Schuster on

Romans 12:15-16 A new employee will often progress through a training program or perhaps get some specific on-the-job training.  They watch, listen, & learn what is expected of them and how to be successful in their new role. They are soon on their own to practice what they’ve...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Posted by Julie Jorgensen on

Ecclesiastes 4:8-12 Integrated Teamwork—Collective Collaboration—Cooperative Learning—Interactive Synergy. Sometime during the mid ‘80s/early ‘90s, these terms became teacher-speak (and possibly corporate-speak) for the truism “two are better than one.&rdquo...

Monday, January 14, 2019

Posted by Brad Johnson on

Job 2:11-13 When I was in college, a friend of mine died in an accident. That night, traumatized and exhausted, I traveled home and settled into bed at my parents' house to try to sleep. My older brother walked in and said, "I'm staying in here tonight."   "No," I said, "I'll be okay." But...

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Posted by Pastor Greg Olson on

Matthew 5:1-12 Blessed are the poor in spirit…blessed are those who mourn…blessed are those who suffer… Matthew 5:1-12 (NIV) These and others are the beatitudes.  They are Jesus’ way of speaking to those who are hurting in any way with the reassurance that God is...

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Posted by Greta Gessert on

1 Samuel 3:1-10 This time last year, I was completely clueless about where I would be now. I was preparing to graduate from high school, and I had a college decision to make that would shape my whole life. I knew I wanted to go out of state, but I was struggling with where exactly I was being...