All posts in category CrossReads Weekly Devotional

CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Blessed are the Pure in Heart 2/6/2023

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates Matthew 5:8 “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.” There he stood on the mountain, desperate for the strength, the grace, and the revelation necessary to lead the 1.5 million people entrusted to him. Moses had a request for Yahweh, the holy and everlasting God […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Faith’s Checkbook: Obedience Brings Blessing

Send to Kindle by C. H. Spurgeon “Observe and hear all these words, which I command thee, that it may go well with thee, and with thy children after thee for ever, when thou doest that which is good and right in the sight of the LORD thy God”   (Deuteronomy 12;28). Though salvation is not […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Verse of the Day and Devotional 1/23/2023

Send to Kindle January 23rd, 2023 Scripture Jesus of Nazareth was a man accredited by God to you by miracles, wonders and signs, which God did among you through him, as you yourselves know. – Acts 2:22 NIV Devotion Jesus proclaimed to the people of His day that He was “the way and the truth and […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 1/16/2023

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes  Ps. 34:17 The LORD hears his people when they call to him for help. He rescues them from all their troubles. Sometimes we get so caught up in our circumstances of life that God seems so far away. The more suffering we experience, the more doubts we have that […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: One generation to the next – it is so important to share life with one another

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene Visiting with my 95-year-old aunt and her granddaughter, we talked about when they were young. I told her some stories about their childhood and she was amaze. Since she was one of the youngest siblings and my mother was one of the oldest siblings, she hadn’t heard those stories. […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Carry It All With You 11/14/2022

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene At the women’s conference I recently attended, there were people at the door into the auditorium who let everyone know that they could not take anything but water inside. That was understandable as it was carpeted.  People had to discard their drinks before they could enter. Oh beloved, aren’t […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: We’re all a little hungry. More than a little… 11/7/2022

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates Matthew 5:6 “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.” One look at the world around us can give us a yearning for things to be right, because things feel so wrong. War. Hunger. Shortages. Sickness. Conflicts build upon each other with no […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 10/31/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes  Ps. 34:8 Taste and see that the LORD is good. Oh, the joys of those who trust in him! Open your mouth and fill it with the things of God. Chew on the riches of His grace. Feast on the love He has for you. Let Him fill you […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Verse of the Day and Devotional 10/24/2022

Send to Kindle October 24th, 2022 Scripture Then Mary said, “I praise the Lord with all my heart. I am very happy because God is my Savior.” – Luke 1:46-47 ERV Devotion Can you imagine? A young woman just heard from an angel that she will be pregnant without the intimacy of a man but through […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 10/17/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes  Ps. 34:4 I prayed to the LORD, and he answered me, freeing me from all my fears. Evidently the Psalmist, David, was going through a time of fear. He wasn’t any different than we are. He was fearful for his life. He was in the presence of a king […]

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