Daily Devo: Scattering Seeds

Matthew 13:23 “But he who received seed on the good ground is he who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and produces: some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.” It should come to no surprise that today of all days I would like to talk about my father…gotcha! This one goes … Continue reading Daily Devo: Scattering Seeds

Daily Devo: Dysfunctional

Romans 3:23 “for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,“ The word dysfunctional is often used to define individuals, families, relationships, organizations, and even governments. While functional means it’s in proper working order, dysfunctional is the opposite—it’s broken, not working properly, unable to do what it was created to do. In … Continue reading Daily Devo: Dysfunctional

Daily Devo: From the Heart

Joel 2:12 “Now, therefore,” says the Lord, “Turn to Me with all your heart, With fasting, with weeping, and with mourning.” In many cultures, loud weeping, wailing, and the tearing of clothing are accepted ways of lamenting personal grieving or a great national calamity. For the people of Old Testament Israel, related outward actions expressed … Continue reading Daily Devo: From the Heart

Daily Devo: The Big Picture

Luke 24:27 “Beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself” In the 1880s French artist, Georges Seurat introduced an art form known as pointillism. As the name suggests, Seurat used small dots of color, rather than brush strokes of blended pigments, to create … Continue reading Daily Devo: The Big Picture