All posts in category Devotional

Victory Comes From the Lord 1/24/2023

by Robin MacKinley Have had days when it seemed like nothing went your way and everyone was against you? When those days happen, do as David did, trust in the Lord for your victory. But you, O LORD, are a shield around me; you are my glory, the one who holds my head […]

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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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Faith’s Checkbook: Rest is a Gift 1/17/2023

Send to Kindle“Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest”   (Matthew I 1:28). We who are saved find rest in Jesus. Those who are not saved will receive rest if they come to Him, for here He promises to “give” it. Nothing can be freer than […]

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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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Faith’s Checkbook: Faith Sets the Bow 1/10/2023

by C. H. Spurgeon “And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the bow shall be seen in the cloud”   (Genesis 9:14). Just now clouds are plentiful enough, but we are not afraid that the world will be destroyed by a deluge. We see the rainbow […]

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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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Verse of the Day and Devotional 1/3/2023

by Bible League International January 3rd, 2023 Scripture And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body… – Ephesians 1:22-23 NIV Devotion According to our verses for today, there are two things that God the Father has done for the […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Beautiful Mercy 1/2/2023

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates “Blessed are the merciful, For they shall obtain mercy.” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭5‬:‭7‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ What hell heaven would be if we all carried our grudges there! But God came with a beautiful mercy to show us how magnificent it can be. God asked the Israelites to set slaves free during the […]

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Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 11/15/2022

by Jim Hughes  Ps. 34:11-14 Come, my children, and listen to me, and I will teach you to fear the LORD. Do any of you want to live a life that is long and good? Then watch your tongue! Keep your lips from telling lies! Turn away from evil and do good. Work […]

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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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