All Devotionals
  • When my husband and I were considering retirement locations, I immediately ruled out Florida because I never wanted to have to deal with a hurricane threat.

    Three weeks ago, we had to deal with a hurricane threat when Hurricane Harvey charged into the Texas coastline. Thankfully, by the time Harvey made it to the Hill Country, it was a tropical storm that dropped a mere 6” on us over three days. ...

    Jan Dunlap is the author of the new suspense novel Heaven’s Gate: Archangels Book I, the bestselling memoir Saved by Gracie: How a Rough-and-tumble Rescue Dog Dragged Me Back to Health, Happiness and God (Authentic Publishing) and the acclaimed Birder Murder Mystery series (North Star Press, Inc.). She holds MA degrees in Theology and English Studies and lives in the Hill Country of Texas where she spends every clear night marveling at the stars and the brilliance of God’s creation. She is a frequent contributor to FaithHappenings.com and welcomes visitors at www.jandunlap.com and on Facebook at her two author pages BirderMurderMama and Archangels.

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  • DEEPER

  • DEEPER -  

    BY MRS. CHARLES COWMAN

    "Not much earth" (Matt. 13:5). 


    Shallow! It would seem from the teaching of this parable that we have something to do with the soil. The fruitful seed fell into "good and honest hearts." I suppose the shallow people are the soil without much earth--those who have no real purpose, are moved by a tender appeal, a good sermon, a pathetic melody, and at first it looks as i...

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  • One Body

  • One Body -

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

     

    The human body has many parts, but the many parts make up only one body. So it is with the body of Christ. 1 Corinthians 12:12

     

    Volleyball is a team sport. Many college teams carry a roster of 12-14 players, and only six players from each team can be on the court at a time. Of those positions only one is the setter. A setter is...

    This devotional originally appeared in “HomeWord with Jim Burns” on Crosswalk’s Family Devotional section. For more information about HomeWord with Jim Burns devotionals, please visit us online.

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  • THE CALL TO LIVE IN HIM 

    BY MARY WILDER TILESTON

    In Joy and Strength

    Even as the Father hath loved me, I also have loved you; abide ye in my love.

    --JOHN 15:9 (R. V.)


    ABIDE IN ME: These words are the command of love, which is ever only a promise in a different shape. Think of this until all feeling of burden and fear and despair pass away, and the first thought that comes as you hear of abiding in Jes...

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  • Not Quite Mayberry, but Close

  • Not Quite Mayberry, but Close -  

    This devotional was written by Leslie Snyder

     

    And let us spur one another one toward love and good deeds. —Hebrews 10:24

     

    I am blessed to live in the best neighborhood in the world with some of the best neighbors anyone could ask for. The kids play together roaming the woods, riding bikes, going from house to house for the best snacks. We watch out for our ...

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  • Not Last, But First

  • Not Last, But First

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

    Long ago, even before God made the world, God loved us and chose us in Christ to be holy and without fault in his eyes. His unchanging plan has always been to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. —Ephesians 1:4-5

    Ronny squirmed back and forth unable to peal his eyes from the black asphal...

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  • A SIMPLE PRAYER

  • A SIMPLE PRAYER -  

    BY MRS. CHARLES COWMAN

    "I believe God, that it shall be even as it was told me" (Acts 27:25). 

    I went to America some years ago with the captain of a steamer, who was a very devoted Christian. When off the coast of Newfoundland he said to me, "The last time I crossed here, five weeks ago, something happened which revolutionized the whole of my Christian life. We had George Mueller ...

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  • Not Exchanged, But Renewed

  • Not Exchanged, But Renewed -   

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

     

    The blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a heifer sprinkled on those who are ceremonially unclean sanctify them so that they are outwardly clean. How much more, then, will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself unblemished to God, cleanse our consciences from acts that lead to d...

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  • The Glory of God

  • THE GLORY OF GOD 

    BY MARY WILDER TILESTON

    Thou makest the outgoings of the morning and evening to rejoice. Thou crownest the year with Thy goodness. -PSALMS 65:8,11

    He loveth righteousness and justice: the earth is full of the lovingkindness of the Lord. -PSALMS 33:5 (R. V.)


    I SING because Thy works are fair,

    Thy glory makes me glad,

    The garments bright of praise I wear, 

    For Thou art brightly clad.


    F...

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  • Not Always As It Seems

  • Not Always As It Seems -  

    This devotional was written by Kelly McFadden

     

    So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you… —Matthew 7:12

     

    A Different Type of Prayer

     

    (author unknown):

     

    "Heavenly Father, Help us remember that the jerk who cut us off in traffic last night is a single mother who worked nine hours that day and was rushing home to cook dinner, help with home...

    This devotional originally appeared in “HomeWord with Jim Burns” on Crosswalk’s Family Devotional section. For more information about HomeWord with Jim Burns devotionals, please visit us online.

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