Pursue Peace with Everyone

Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness—without it no one will see the Lord.

-Hebrews 12:14

It is overwhelmingly hard to deal with difficult people. Difficult people don’t want to accept help, even when help is offered to them. Difficult people … Read more

Do You Need Rest?

Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

-Matthew 11:28

Do you need rest? Have you been losing sleep? Do you worry about the future? If so, I want to share … Read more

Seasons of Refreshing

Therefore repent and turn back, so that your sins may be wiped out, that seasons of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord.

-Acts 3:19

What gets us all jumbled up in knots? What makes us worried about … Read more

Why We Shouldn’t Be So Hard On Ourselves

11 For as high as the heavens are above the earth,
so great is His faithful love
toward those who fear Him.
12 As far as the east is from the west,
so far has He removed
our transgressions from Read more

God Can Heal Any Mistake

If I close the sky so there is no rain, or if I command the grasshopper to consume the land, or if I send pestilence on My people, and My people who are called by My name humble themselves, pray Read more

The Power of Forgiveness

A person’s insight gives him patience,
and his virtue is to overlook an offense.

Proverbs 19:11

All of us have been offended by someone else at one time or another. Those offenses can either be on the surface, or they … Read more

The Joy of Forgiveness

There is much joy in the forgiveness that is found only in Christ Jesus! Read and meditate on Psalm 32 today. Ask the Lord to open your heart to hear Him speak to you personally through these words. God meets … Read more

The Depth of Sin and the Height of Forgiveness by Karen Aker

 “Why have you despised the word of the LORD by doing evil in His sight?”  

2 Samuel 12:9 NASB

At a time when kings went to war (2 Samuel 11:1)… David did not. He certainly was not the young king … Read more

Repentance Restores Our Fellowship with God

As many as I love, I rebuke and discipline. So be committed and repent. Listen! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and have dinner Read more

New Mercies Every Morning (Weekend Devotional)

Because of the Lord’s faithful love
we do not perish,
for His mercies never end.
They are new every morning;
great is Your faithfulness!

Lamentations 3:22-23

In Christ Jesus, we get a fresh start every single morning. We can wake … Read more