Devotions

Christian Hospitality

"And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in bands of cloth, and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn (Luke 2:7)."  "When an alien resides with you in your land, you shall not oppress the alien.  The alien who resides...

Joy and Perserverance

"…let us run with perseverance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of the joy that was set before him endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the...

An Advent Prayer From Pastor Cameron

“In those days John the Baptist came, preaching in the wilderness of Judea and saying, ‘Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.’  This is he who was spoken of through the prophet Isaiah: ‘A voice of one calling in the wilderness, ’Prepare the way for the...

Overcome Evil With Good

"Let love be genuine; hate what is evil, hold fast to what is good…Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good (Romans 12:9, 21.)" Last Saturday, I found myself sitting on the hard wooden bleachers of Lake Howell High School, stuffed shoulder to shoulder...

A Good And Generous Life

"Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows (James 1:17)." Think about that. Every good and perfect gift is from God. The Greek words may also be translated "every good...

Lives Of Service “Out There”

"Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be your slave-just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many (Matthew 20: 26-28)." If you've spent any...

Disciples of Jesus

"Since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, we must get rid of every weight and the sin that clings so closely, and run with endurance the race set out for us (Hebrews 11: 1)." Take a moment and think about someone that has made an important...

“I Am Who I Am”

"But Moses said to God, "If I come to the Israelites and say to them, 'The God of your ancestors has sent me to you,' and they ask me, 'What is his name?' What shall I say to them?" God said to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM." He said further, "Thus you shall say to the...

How Do You Know What God Wants?

How Do You Know What God Wants? "Do not be conformed to this present world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may test and approve what is the will of God-what is good and pleasing and perfect (Romans 12: 1-2)." Ever say to someone, "I'll...

What’s So Great About The Old Hymns?

"Let everything that breathes praise the Lord (Psalm 150: 6)!" It is no accident that this Psalm is the final song of the book of Psalms. The purpose of the Psalms is to teach God's people to sing and pray and worship God in the Temple, the Church, and in daily life...

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