Read: Scripture Reading: Luke 17:11-19 Common English Bible 11 On the way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he entered a village, ten men with skin diseases approached him. Keeping their distance from him, 13 they raised their voices and said, “Jesus, Master, show us mercy!” 14 When Jesus saw them, he said, “Go, show … Read moreNovember 25th Scripture Reading: Luke 17:11-19
“i thank You God for most this amazing” by e.e. cummings from this book XAIPE i thank You God for most this amazing day:for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes (i who have died am alive again … Read moreNovember 23rd Devotional Title: I Thank You God for Most This Amazing
Written By: Rev. Matt Franks Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that can’t be shaken, let’s continue to express our gratitude. With this gratitude, let’s serve in a way that is pleasing to God with respect and awe. (Hebrews 12:28 CEB) Ever stumble across a verse in the Bible and go “Yes, this is … Read moreNovember 22nd Devotional Title: Thankslivng for me
Written By: George Warren In John Reynolds’ Anecdotes of the Rev. John Wesley (1828), he tells the story of Wesley’s student days at Lincoln College in Oxford. A porter knocked on Wesley’s door one evening and asked to speak with him. After some conversation Wesley noted the man’s thin coat, for it was a cold … Read moreNovember 21st Devotional Title: Wesley’s Porter
Written By: Rev. Matt Franks “Unless we are thankful, we will suffer the leprosy of ingratitude. We will be depressed and full of self-pity and jealousy.” ― from “An African Prayer Book” I say, “our attitudes matter,” a lot and they really do. When we are not living a life full of gratitude for all … Read moreNovember 20th Devotional Title: Our Attitudes Matter
Written By: George Warren In her now classic book, The Hiding Place, Corrie Ten Boom tells about an incident that taught her the principle of giving thanks in all things. It was during World War II. Corrie and her sister, Betsie, had been harboring Jewish people in their home, so they were arrested and finally … Read moreNovember 17th Read: Devotional Title: THANKS FOR FLEAS?
Written By: Janet M. Stucky When my husband, Don, was diagnosed with renal cancer in August of 2008, I made a choice to live my life in gratitude. I decided to take every breath in gratitude and looked at every moment, every day, and every person, as an opportunity to express my gratitude. Every … Read moreNovember 15th Devotional Title: GRATITUDE
Written By: George Warren One of my favorite Bible characters is a man named Barnabus. Actually that wasn’t his real name; it was more of a nickname, as “Barnabus” in Hebrew means “Son of Encouragement.” Barnabus was an encouraging person. He was the one who vouched for Saul to the Christians in Jerusalem. You’ll remember … Read moreNovember 14th Devotional Title: BARNABUS