All posts tagged devotional

CrossReads Weekly Devotionals: Gems From Pastor Jim 4/19/2021

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Mal. 3:6-7 “I am the LORD, and I do not change. That is why you descendants of Jacob are not already completely destroyed. Ever since the days of your ancestors, you have scorned my laws and failed to obey them. Now return to me, and I will return to […]

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How Bad Do You Want to See the Lord? 4/13/2021

by Robin McKinley  As Jesus was walking through Jericho, a crowd was gathered around Him. A man named Zaccheaus tried to get a look at Jesus. He couldn’t see Him though because he was too short to see over the crowd. It’s amazing what this rich tax collector did to reach his goal. How bad […]

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Gems from Pastor Jim 4/6/2021

by Jim Hughes Malachi 2:15,16 Didn’t the LORD make you one with your wife? In body and spirit you are his. And what does he want? Godly children from your union. So guard yourself; remain loyal to the wife of your youth. “For I hate divorce!” says the LORD, the God of Israel. […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Carrying Easter Beyond Easter Sunday 4/5/2021

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates 2 Corinthians 5:21 For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God. 1 Corinthians 15:54-57 When the perishable puts on the imperishable, and the mortal puts on immortality, then shall come to pass the […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: The Point Is … Do You Know the Story? 3/29/2021

Send to Kindle  by James Collins “For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.” Luke 2:11  There once was a very famous professor of chemistry. This man discovered several industrial chemical compounds, and he wrote many books on chemistry. As a result, he became […]

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Two Hundred and Twenty-Two Prayers 3/23/2021

by Parker J. Cole A prayer for everything.  Last night, while on the phone chitchatting, my girlfriend and I talked about a situation she had asked prayer about. God had answered her prayer and showed signs of that by couple of conversations. She’d called a mutual friend of ours to discuss the situation. […]

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Seeking God’s Words 3/22/2021

Send to Kindle by Ruth O’Neil Sometimes I go through dry spells in my devotions and I struggle to find something different to read. I think we all go through dry times; times where we need to see something different than the same four walls so to speak. I feel so thirsty for the Word of God that I’m spiritually parched.   […]

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Of Elements & Experiments 3/19/2021

by Staci Stallings If you took high school Chemistry, you may recall how in lab you were given assignments in which you took various chemicals, mixed them a certain way, and their bonding created a different substance. Theoretically you could take 2 hydrogen atoms and mix them with 1 oxygen atom, and the […]

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The Point Is … Better Late Than Never 3/16/2021

by James Collins “Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” James 5:16 Over the years, I have been blessed to receive many letters from readers. Many of those letters asked questions. One reader wrote, “Dear Pastor James, you […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 3/15/2021

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Zech. 1:3 Therefore, say to the people, “This is what the LORD Almighty says: ‘Return to me, and I will return to you, says the LORD Almighty.’ ” God is so gracious and good. He never turns anyone away who comes to Him in repentance. No matter who you […]

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