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The One-Minute Pause

We live in a crazy-making world. So much stimulation rushes at us with such unrelenting fury, we are overstimulated most of the time. Things that nourish us — a lingering ...

Benevolent Detachment

Give Everyone and Everything to MeI got home from work on a Friday afternoon a few weeks ago and went outside to just sit, be quiet, try to find God. ...

Get Your Life Back: The One Minute Pause

I have calmed and quieted myself. — David, Psalm 131:2WELCOMEI wonder how many people in your office, your gym, your daily commute could say they’ve cultivated a quiet heart? What ...

Rescue from the Madness

There’s a madness to our moment, and we need to name it for the lunacy it is. Because it’s taking our lives hostage.First, there’s the blistering pace of life.I texted ...

A Battle to Fight

Hanging on to the TruthIn any hand-to-hand combat, there’s a constant back-and-forth of blows, dodges, blocks, counterattacks, and so forth. That’s exactly what is going on in the unseen around ...

Why I Stopped Saying 'I Will Pray For You'

I’ve come to the place where I have had to stop telling people, “I’ll pray for you.”I simply know that despite my good intentions — and these promises are almost ...

Your Participation

After a long absence, the master of those three servants came back and settled up with them… His master commended him: “Good work! You did your job well. From now ...

Time for a Fresh Start

Is anything too hard for the Lord? — Genesis 18:14It’s a brand-new year. It’s the time of year we start thinking about making changes. This year, rather than writing a ...

Every Man Questions "Do I Have The Strength It Takes?"

Why don’t men play the man? Why don’t they offer their strength to a world desperately in need of it?For two simple reasons: we doubt very much that we have ...

Restoration: Holiness

HOLINESS MEANS HEALINGFix your attention on God. You’ll be changed from the inside out. — Romans 12:2 The MessageIt seems that much of what Christians believe they are called to ...

Walking with God: Winter

Finding God in Our Losses, in the Mundane, and Sustaining Our Hearts Over What Can Feel Like the Long Path of Obedience The Passing of Scout Our family is grieving. ...

You Are Fathered by God

One of the most haunting experiences I have ever had as a man took place on an early summer day in Alaska. My family and I were sea kayaking with ...

The Incarnation Continues

[My] labor pains for you… will continue until Christ is fully developed in your lives. — Galatians 4:19 NLTAnd so you’ve celebrated Christmas, the coming of Jesus to this world. ...

The Invasion of Christmas

Enjoy reading as well as listening to this devotion from John Eldredge’s newest devotional, Restoration Year.From Heaven’s Point of ViewHer child was snatched away from the dragon… Then there was ...

This One Thing Changed My Prayer Life: I Asked God What to Pray

Editor’s Note: It’s Sit & Listen Saturday at Devotionals Daily. Enjoy reading as well as listening to this devotion from Moving Mountains by John Eldredge – and don’t miss our ...

Pray for Physical Healing

Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. And the ...

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