All posts in category Devotional

Living By The Spirit 5/17/2022

by Robin McKinley In the last few verses of Galatians 5, the Apostle Paul gave us some great tangible instructions. He emphasized what living by the Holy Spirit looks like. The chapter finishes with the following 2 verses. Since we are living by the Spirit, let us follow the Spirit’s leading in every […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 5/16/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Matt. 21:21-22 Then Jesus told them, “I assure you, if you have faith and don’t doubt, you can do things like this and much more. You can even say to this mountain, ‘May God lift you up and throw you into the sea,’ and it will happen. If you […]

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Being Gentle with Yourself 5/13/2022

by Staci Stallings One of the biggest lessons of my life was when God started showing me how disastrously hard I was being on myself. Even when I started to come out of striving for perfection and I started to try to learn to do life differently, one of the hardest things to […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: We Have One Enemy, the Devil Himself 5/9/2022

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene The other night I had one of those dreams. There was a lump on the deck of a house I was living in. I had a small white dog that went out on the deck with me and barked at it. I wasn’t sure what it was at first […]

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The Top Page 5/6/2022

by Staci Stallings I wrote this article a few years ago when we were just beginning to see the light at the end of the long, dark tunnel of my son’s dyslexia.  To this day, it brings me to tears to think of these precious moments with him as his world began to […]

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Verse of the Day and Devotional 5/3/2022

Send to Kindle May 3rd, 2022 Scripture And the surviving remnant of the house of Judah shall again take root downward and bear fruit upward. – Isaiah 37:31 ESV Devotion What am I taking root in right now? Have you thought about that question recently? Where am I putting my roots and what fruit do I […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Bringing a Lasting Peace 5/2/2022

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates When we sit before the Lord and allow Him to pour into our hearts a revelation of His goodness, kindness and faithfulness toward us, His love and joy over us, and gentleness and patience with us, we can then communicate His heart to others. Jesus said, in John 14:12, […]

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God Is Always Good 4/26/2022

by Suzanne D. Williams This is an excerpt from Suzanne D. Williams’ book, A GOOD LIFE available in ebook and paperback. Publisher Becky Combee Ministries, Inc. www.beckycombeeministries.com To imitate God, as we are instructed, we must know Him. We cannot emulate what we do not understand, and true understanding only comes when we […]

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Verse of the Day and Devotional 4/25/2022

Send to Kindle April 25th, 2022 Scripture Simon Peter replied. “Lord, to whom would we go? You alone have the words that give eternal life.” – John 6:68 NLT  Devotion Peter was a pillar of the early church. Strong, bold, zealous, devoted, courageous, generous, a gifted leader, loyal, and full of warmth of heart. He was […]

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I’ll Be Happy “When” 4/22/2022

by Staci Stallings Recently I was talking with some writer friends who are working on marketing their books.  Now stay with me because this isn’t about writing. The conversation turned to sales and how many sales people had or didn’t have for that month.  I had been having some success in that area […]

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