Daily Devotionals

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Posted by Nicole Anderson Ericksen on

Psalms 24:1 “The Earth is the Lord’s, and all who live in it.”  (NIV) One of my mother’s favorite hymns is “This is My Father’s World.”  I remember clearly looking forward to singing this song every Father’s Day at the church in Ponca...

Monday, September 24, 2018

Posted by Jennifer Wiltgen on

Acts 10:9-16 About noon the following day as they were on their journey and approaching the city, Peter went up on the roof to pray. He became hungry and wanted something to eat, and while the meal was being prepared, he fell into a trance. He saw heaven opened and something like a large sheet...

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Posted by Pastor Michael Ryan on

1 Corinthians 9:19-23 Though I am free and belong to no one, I have made myself a slave to everyone, to win as many as possible.  To the Jews I became like a Jew, to win the Jews. To those under the law I became like one under the law (though I myself am not under the law), so as to win...

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Posted by Janet Swanson on

2 Corinthians 5:17-19 Now we look inside, and what we see is that anyone united with the Messiah gets a fresh start, is created new. The old life is gone; a new life burgeons! Look at it! All this comes from the God who settled the relationship between us and him, and then called us to settle...

Friday, September 21, 2018

Posted by Trudy Kouma on

John 13:34 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.  John 13:34 (NASB) The subject of love for God and humanity is a thread that weaves its way through the entire Bible and nowhere is it more visible than in the...

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Posted by Evann Gardels on

John 10:9-10 "I am the gate. Whoever enters through me will be saved. They will be able to come in and go out. They will find everything they need. A thief comes to steal, kill and destroy. But I came to give life- life that is full and good." John 10:9-10 (ESV) When my sister and I were...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Posted by Erik Wichita on

Matthew 18:21-22 Year after year, why would Charlie Brown fall for Lucy’s football swipe trick?  This Peanuts metaphor exemplifies the boundary between trust and betrayal, friendship and forgiveness.  In Matthew’s Parable of the Unmerciful Servant, Jesus reminds us that our...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Posted by Ed Kouma on

Matthew 18:15-20 “And if your brother sins, go and reprove him in private; if he listens to you, you have won your brother. But if he does not listen to you, take one or two more with you, so that BY THE MOUTH OF TWO OR THREE WITNESSES EVERY FACT MAY BE CONFIRMED. And if he refuses to...

Monday, September 17, 2018

Posted by Duane Wade on

John 17:22-23 I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one as we are one.   I am in them and you in me so that they may be brought to complete unity. Then the world will know that you sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me.  John 17:22-23...

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Posted by Jo Sheets on

John 17:21 ...that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me.  John 17:21 (NIV) Have you ever been lost in the woods? Allow me to paint a picture for you. Six of us set out to take a walk...