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Chairs in the Tide

All have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified by His grace as a gift. — Romans 3:23-24 ESV Have you ever placed your chair ...

Breakfast on the Beach with Jesus

Jesus said to them, “Come and eat breakfast.” Yet none of the disciples dared ask Him, “Who are You?” — knowing that it was the Lord. — John 21:12It had ...

Calming or Crashing: Devotions from the Beach

Then He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Peace, be still!” And the wind ceased and there was a great calm. — Mark 4:39Once the sound ...

Growing as God Intended

Growing as God IntendedShe inspects a field and buys it. With money she earned, she plants a vineyard. — Proverbs 31:16 NCVIn today’s verse, taken from the Proverbs 31 description ...

Sea Glass: Brokenness and Beauty

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose. — Romans 8:28 NIVPeople collect ...

The Perfect Beach Trip

He who observes the wind will not sow, And he who regards the clouds will not reap.As you do not know what is the way of the wind,Or how the ...

Rock Gardening: The Impossible Person

Neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God, who makes things grow. — 1 Corinthians 3:7Who is the seemingly impossible person in your ...

Women Supporting Women: When Burdens Are Too Heavy

Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. — Galatians 6:2Some plants — like tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, hollyhocks, delphiniums, gladiolus — need extra support in order to ...

Butterflies: A Story of Rebirth

If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. — 2 Corinthians 5:17Rebirth can be a difficult concept ...

Withering Faith: The Plant That Struggled

There will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine just persons who need no repentance. — Jesus in Luke 15:7I can only imagine being ...

The House Founded on the Rock

The rain descended, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house; and it did not fall, for it was founded on the rock. — Matthew 7:25 ...

Souls - Sharks' Teeth

We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may ...

God Knows Each Grain of Sand

I knew you before I formed you in your mother’s womb. Before you were born I set you apart and appointed you as my spokesman to the world. – Jeremiah ...

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The Women of the Bible Speak Online Bible Study

The Women of the Bible Speak Online Bible Study

Discover how four women mentioned in Jesus' family tree--Tamar, Rehab, Ruth, & Mary-- changed the course of history in this special Advent study through The Women of the Bible Speak Workbook, based on the best-selling book by Shannon Bream! Sign up now to claim your spot and get a free bundle of Advent resources just for signing up! Study starts 11/28!