All posts in category Faith — Inspirational

Verse of the Day and Devotion 8/20/2019

by Bible League International Verse of the Day and Devotion For that is what God is like. He is our God forever and ever, and he will guide us until we die. – Psalm 48:14 NLT Devotion If you want to know what God is really like, then go and inspect the lives […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 8/19/2019

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Is. 59:1-2 Listen! The LORD is not too weak to save you, and he is not becoming deaf. He can hear you when you call. But here is a problem—your sins have cut you off from God. Because of your sin, he has turned away and will not listen […]

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Love Yourself 8/16/2019

by C.J. Peterson This day and age everyone is trying to be like everyone else. What people sometimes forget, is that you were created to be an original. Without these original geniuses, where would the world be: Charles Dickens had MAJOR OCD, but still managed to produce wonderful works of literature that we […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 8/13/2019

by Jim Hughes Is. 58:13-14a Keep the Sabbath day holy. Don’t pursue your own interests on that day, but enjoy the Sabbath and speak of it with delight as the LORD’s holy day. Honor the LORD in everything you do, and don’t follow your own desires or talk idly. If you do this, […]

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Seeing Miracles

by Sherry Chamblee I recently had a conversation where someone was asking for stories of people who have overcome great spiritual challenges. She was looking for ways to describe this, a way to connect with those people who have gone through tough things and come out the other side with God’s help.    She […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Coming Back to the Smile 8/5/2019

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates These past few years have been difficult for me in ways I haven’t discussed publicly. Mostly, I withdrew. I had difficulties with one of my children to the point that I was emotionally needy. Extremely emotionally needy. The one thing I sensed from God was that I needed to […]

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Gems From Pastor Jim 8/2/2019

by Jim Hughes Is. 57:20-21 “But those who still reject me are like the restless sea. It is never still but continually churns up mire and dirt. There is not peace for the wicked,” says the Lord. There just is no peace to be found for the soul apart from the Lord. All […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Verse of the Day and Devotion 7/29/2019

Send to Kindle by Bible League International Verse of the Day and Devotion They are to do good, to be rich in good works, to be generous and ready to share…  – I Timothy 6:18 ESV Devotion You’ve been blessed financially. Although you might protest, most people would say that you’re rich. After all, you […]

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Insignificant or Not

by Sherry Chamblee I sat across a McDonald’s table a few weeks ago from a guy with a visible disability. He’s in his 60s, and has lived on his own for most of his life. Sometimes he’s been homeless, sometimes in a state institution, married a couple times – no kids. Now he’s […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Are You Ready?

Send to Kindle by Ruth O’Neil All the signs are there, are you ready?  Are you wondering what I’m talking about?  It’s the return of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  The Bible even tells us what signs we need to look for.  Matthew 24:4-8 tells us “there will be wars and rumors of wars.”  […]

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