Devotionals Daily Blog for Inspiration and Growth

You Are Chosen and Loved, So Don’t Worry!

Chosen Do you ever feel unnoticed? New clothes and styles may help for a while. But if you want permanent change, learn to see yourself as God sees you: He ...

Change Starts with You, Not Your Children

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. — Galatians 5:22-23 “Nate! You stop yelling and chasing your sister! Right now!” ...

For Generations Yet Unborn

But truly we have done this out of concern, for a reason, saying, ‘In time to come your sons may say to our sons, “What have you to do with ...

Pressing through the Pain

Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. — James 4:8 NKJV Does it ever feel like the heartbreak in your life is trying to break you? ...

From Despair to Lament

Editor’s note: Yesterday, Ben Locke, author of In Our Suffering, Lord Be Near wrote a deeply encouraging devotion for us about how God is near to the brokenhearted and will ...

Do I Really Believe God Is Good?

When I receive the diagnosis that confirms my body is falling apart. When I am in the throes of addiction without any tangible path out. When I get a phone ...

No Comparison

Sovereign God, Help me to lead the life that You have assigned to me — and to be content. I need to beware of comparing my situation with someone else’s, ...

Let It Be Done to Me According to Your Will

And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.” — Luke 1:46–47 Let us imagine that Mary, at twelve years old, was living ...

The Ultimate Passover Lamb

Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! — John 1:29 Where, exactly, in Bethlehem was Jesus born? Modern people from the European tradition often ...

Storm

Editor’s note: We love a beautiful coffee table book, especially for summer! I pull out my copy of Anne Neilson’s Angels every summer and enjoy it again and again. It ...

Did Jesus Have Fun?

Writings from He Gets Us From the beginning, we’ve wanted to share the real Jesus. At some point along the way, we realized that despite our best efforts to show ...

Redemption in the Face of Tribulation

For I know that my Redeemer lives, And He shall stand at last on the earth; And after my skin is destroyed, this I know, That in my flesh I ...

You Are Weary, but God Can Make You Strong

I had seven surgeries in my senior year of high school and another three in my freshman year of college. To say I was “completely depleted” by my health issue ...

Praying for Your Prodigal

I will give them a heart to know Me, that I am the Lord. They will be My people, and I will be their God, for they will return to ...

Journal, Pray, Reflect, and Connect with God

Editor’s note: Have you heard about The Weekly Prayer Project? It’s part book, part journal with a challenge to spend 52 weeks in prayer and daily Bible meditation. It’s a fantastic ...

One-Name Wonders

Editor's note: Join us at the beach this summer for the Hidden Online Bible Study starting July 22nd!  * Iddo. Junia. Sheerah. Asenath. Jochebed. Priscilla. Zipporah. Aquila. Archippus. Apphia. Onesimus. Nympha. Epaphras. ...

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Free Online Bible Study by Jennie Allen

Free Online Bible Study by Jennie Allen

What does the Bible tell us about our emotions? Join the free Untangle Your Emotions Online Bible Study and get exclusive content from author Jennie Allen, 6 study videos, and other Bible study resources - all free when you sign up! Study starts 6/10.