Love Always Protects.

Love Always Protects by Max Lucado Genesis 3:21 has been called the first gospel sermon. Preached not by preachers, but by God himself. Not with words, but with symbol and action. “The LORD God made clothes from animal skins for the man and his wife and dressed them” (Gen. 3:21). God covers them. He protects them. Love

Breaking Bread. The Helper.

From One Year Devotional Prayer Book Vol.II by Johnny Hunt As believers, we are to heed Jesus’ words. Our love for God is not exhibited by how well we talk or how loudly we shout, but by how obedient we are. Three times in John 14, Jesus said that those who love Him

Breaking Bread: Control

CONTROL From Jesus LivesTM by Sarah Young Entrust your loved ones to Me. They are much safer with Me than in your clinging hands. Sometimes you confuse loving others with rescuing them. When a loved one has a problem, you often feel responsible to come up with a solution. Then you plunge headlong into

Breaking Bread. Holy Ground.

From Jesus Calling® by Sarah Young: Holy Ground “Do not come any closer,” God said. “Take off your sandals, for the place where you are standing is holy ground.” —Exodus 3:5 At the burning bush, Moses stood on holy ground and heard the very voice of God. And now I am asking you to step

Breaking Bread. God’s Finest.

  God’s Finest Work Peter and his fellow storm riders knew they were in trouble. “But the boat was now in the middle of the sea, tossed by the waves, for the wind was contrary” (Matthew 14:24). What should have been a sixty-minute cruise became a nightlong battle. The boat lurched and lunged

Breaking Bread. Sanctuary.

Rest in Jesus  In the world you will have tribulation, but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. – John 16:33 When we don’t know how this is all going to work out, we have to hold tightly to the Lord Jesus Christ Himself and rest in Him. That’s the

Breaking Bread. Holy Ground.

From Jesus Calling® by Sarah Young “Do not come any closer,” God said. “Take off your sandals, for the place where you are standing is holy ground.”—Exodus 3:5 At the burning bush, Moses stood on holy ground and heard the very voice of God. And now I am asking you to step onto

Breaking Bread. Choose Peace.

CHOOSE PEACE It’s been said that when we are depressed, we are thinking about the past; when we are anxious, we are thinking about the future; but when live in the present, we can actually have peace. Living in the present takes discipline and strength. To tame our thoughts and bring them

Breaking Bread. The Heavens.

From The Heavens Devotional by Kevin Hartnett And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near. -Hebrews 10:24–25 ESV Coals stay