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When You Pray

One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, “When you pray, say: “‘Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us […]

God Invites Us to His Dinner Party

Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and the seventy elders of Israel went up and saw the God of Israel. Under his feet was something like a pavement made of sapphire, clear as the sky itself. But God did not raise his hand against these leaders of the Israelites; they saw God, and they ate […]

Is Jesus Sleeping in Your Boat?

That day when evening came, [Jesus] said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.” Leaving the crowd behind, they took him along, just as he was, in the boat. There were also other boats with him. A furious squall came up, and the waves broke over the boat, so that it […]

Don’t Laugh – July 20, 2016

“Where is your wife Sarah?” they asked him. “There, in the tent,” he said. Then the LORD said, “I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son.” Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him. Abraham and Sarah were […]

Struggling with Christ’s Energy

To this end I labor, struggling with all [Christ’s] energy, which so powerfully works in me. Colossians 1:29 Struggling with Christ’s Energy Daily Devotion – July 19, 2016 Devotion based on Colossians 1:29 http://wels2.blob.core.windows.net/daily-devotions/20160719dev.mp3 See series: Devotions “I just don’t have the energy to go on!” “I can’t do this anymore!” “I’m drained!” “This is […]

Only One Thing is Needed

As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said. But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be made. She […]