How to Rely on God [Psalms 34:18 Devotional]

Psalms 34:18 Daily Devotional “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” – ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭34:18‬‬‬ Observations: We live in a world that values strength, especially in the US. God’s world works a little differently, though. Strength is only found in God and, as written elsewhere, it’s made perfectContinue reading “How to Rely on God [Psalms 34:18 Devotional]”

Romans 8:26 Devotional

Romans 8:26 Daily Devotional “In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.” – ‭‭Romans‬ ‭8:26‬‬‬ Observations: When we are weak or fall short, the Spirit is there to help us. Paul givesContinue reading “Romans 8:26 Devotional”

John 14:1 Devotional

John 14:1 Daily Devotional “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.” –‭ ‭John‬ ‭14:1‬‬‬ Observations: Jesus is saying that we sometimes allow anxiety in our lives. I’m not discounting real, clinical anxiety, so don’t misread that. Mental health issues are very real. What I believe Jesus isContinue reading “John 14:1 Devotional”

Matthew 6:34 Devotional

Matthew 6:34 Daily Devotional “Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.” – ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭6:34‬ Observations: Every day has its unique version of trouble. Jesus is telling us to concern ourselves with today – with what’s actually happening – as opposed to what mayContinue reading “Matthew 6:34 Devotional”