Growth

Today’s Devotional: Controlled Flooding

You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your…

Today’s Devotional: Selective Memory

Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things…

Today’s Devotional: In His Face

My heart says of you, “Seek his face!”     Your face, Lord, I will seek. (Psalm 27:8)…

What to Do When You Start Doubting Your Faith

From age 22 to 23, I lived in England. I was there for graduate school,…

Today’s Devotional: Waiting in the Blank

How long, Lord? Will you forget me forever?     How long will you hide your face from me?…

Today’s Devotional: The Look

The Lord has appeared to us in the past, saying: “I have loved you with…

Today’s Devotional: A True Devotion

Let your heart therefore be wholly devoted to the Lord our God, to walk in…

The Difference Between Righteous Judgment and Being Judgmental

There is a fashionable indictment of Christian thought today given by its disgruntled critics: Christians…

Today’s Devotional: No Breaks

What will you gain, if you own the whole world but destroy yourself? What could…

Are You Loving God Out of Obligation?

Maybe you already know the Lord, but the way you know Him isn’t working for…

Today’s Devotional: Legalism and Lordship

Some consider one day more sacred than another; others consider every day alike. Everyone should…

Today’s Devotional: What Happens in a Moment

For by a single offering he has perfected for all time those who are being…

Today’s Devotional: United Behind the Kingdom

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for…

Today’s Devotional: A Divine Comedy

He will yet fill your mouth with laughter,     and your lips with shouting. (Job 8:21,…

Today’s Devotional: The Road Less Traveled

“On hearing it, many of his disciples said, ‘This is a hard teaching. Who can…

Today’s Devotional: The Desire To Dream

You saw me before I was born. Every day of my life was recorded in…

How Summer Travel Can Be a Spiritual Practice

I recently traveled to one of my favorite cities in the U.S., Washington D.C. I often…

Today’s Devotional: Recognizing God

You will seek me and find me when you seek Me with all your heart. (Jeremiah…

Today’s Devotional: The Great Inversion

But many who are first will be last, and the last first. (Matthew 19:30) Inversion…

Today’s Devotional: All You Need Is Love

This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. (John…

Today’s Devotional: Silent Freedom

Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. (1 Corinthians 13:6) A lonely…

Brian Johnson on Taking Down the Church’s Mental Health Stigmas

A few years ago, Brian Johnson had an experience that changed his life. The worship…

Today’s Devotional: Be Imitators of God

“You became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you welcomed the message in…

Does Fasting Even Matter Anymore?

Jesus and Moses began their earthly ministries by spending 40 days alone in the wilderness…

Today’s Devotional: An Encounter With The Cross

“He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die…

Don’t Let Your Spiritual Life Become a Side Project

I’m pretty sure I used to be cool. I talked cool, I acted cool, I…

Today’s Devotional: Jesus’s Favorite Question

“Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said, ’If anyone wants to be first, he…

Today’s Devotional: A Weighty God

“A son honors his father, And a servant his master. If then I am the…

Today’s Devotional: Change Isn’t Lost On You

“In hope of eternal life which God, who cannot lie, promised before time began,” (Titus…

Today’s Devotional: No Longer Slaves

No longer do I call you servants, for a servant does not know what his…

Today’s Devotional: Frustration Is A Graceful Reminder

But He gives more grace. Therefore He says: “God resists the proud, but gives grace to…

Today’s Devotional: Fighting with Swords

“Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did…

Today’s Devotional: Winning the Battle With Grace

All those gathered here will know that it is not by sword or spear that…

Today’s Devotional: What’s in a Word?

Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said, rivers of living water will flow from…

Today’s Devotional: Stars and Space

“When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars,…

God’s Heart for People Struggling With Suicide

RELEVANT imagines what God would say to the suicidal.

Jamie Ivey: Your Talents Were Meant to Be Used

“He who had received the five talents went at once and traded with them, and…

Desert Seasons

“Then Jesus said, ‘Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy…

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Rainy Mornings

“Since we are receiving a Kingdom that is unshakable, let us be thankful and please…

Today’s Devotional: Up Close And Personal

“Inside the Tent of Meeting, the LORD would speak to Moses face to face, as…