All posts in category CrossReads Weekly Devotional

CrossReads Weekly Devotionals: This Kingdom Has Different Dynamics 10/3/2022

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates Matthew 5:5 “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” I hope you don’t mind if I camp out in the Sermon on the Mount for a while. Jesus’ words hold so much power, weight, and wisdom. I want to spend my whole life meditating on these […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems from Pastor Jim 9/19/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes  Ps. 32:6 Therefore, let all the godly confess their rebellion to you while there is time, that they may not drown in the floodwaters of judgment. Here the godly are being singled out. Yes, the godly do sin. What happens when the godly do not confess their sins and […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: God Loves You 9/12/2022

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene When I closed the car door on my thumb, my daddy had to open the door to release me from the pain. When our oldest daughter was little and the truck door captured four of her fingers, her daddy had to open the door to release her from that […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Shining Brighter 9/5/2022

Send to Kindle by Precarious Yates Jesus said that we should let our light shine before others so that they can see our good deeds and praise our Father in heaven (Matthew 5:16). We shine our light brightest through our relationships with others. How? Jesus gave the roadmap at the beginning of the Sermon on […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Verse of the Day and Devotional 8/29/2022

Send to Kindle August 29th, 2022 Scripture “I am the Alpha and the Omega—the beginning and the end,” says the Lord God. “I am the one who is, who always was, and who is still to come—the Almighty One.” – Revelation 1:8 NLT Devotion What does it mean that the Lord God is the Alpha and […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Verse of the Day and Devotional 8/22/2022

Send to Kindle August 22nd, 2022 Scripture For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet he did not sin. – Hebrews 4:15 NIV Devotion I struggle with wanting to be understood. Don’t we all? […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Gems From Pastor Jim 8/15/2022

Send to Kindle by Jim Hughes Ps. 27:4 The one thing I ask of the LORD–the thing I seek most–is to live in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, delighting in the LORD’s perfections and meditating in his Temple. For he will conceal me there when troubles come; he will […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Don’t Let Fear Get the Best of You 8/8/2022

Send to Kindle by Rebekah Beene Yesterday afternoon I remembered the time I went to the neighborhood grocery store to find my parents. That doesn’t sound too bad does it? Well, I was four years old and it was night time and it was in a Houston Texas neighborhood and…I had to cross a busy […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: How to Let Your Light Shine 8/1/2022

Send to Kindle Matthew 5:14-16 “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do people light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a stand, and it gives light to all in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before […]

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CrossReads Weekly Devotional: Verse of the Day and Devotional 7/25/2022

Send to Kindle July 25th, 2022 Scripture The righteous person faces many troubles, but the Lord comes to the rescue each time. – Psalm 34:19 NLT Devotion In this world we have and will have troubles. King David says even the righteous person faces many troubles. And he would know, for he was a righteous man […]

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