Day 22: Where You Go I Will Go

Day 22: Where You Go I Will Go

Our feelings aren’t always the best compass to guide us. While what we feel is very real in the moment, what we feel isn’t always what is true. Take Naomi for example. The book of Ruth begins by setting the stage for a powerful redemption story. Famine has swept the...
Day 21: Psalms

Day 21: Psalms

The Bible tells us that Jesus spoke seven times from His cross. The fourth time He spoke was different all of the other seven, because Jesus was likely quoting Psalm 22. Hebrew children often learned to pray and sing using the Psalms, so it makes sense for Jesus to...
Day 20: Even in Darkness

Day 20: Even in Darkness

Read Matthew 27:45 aloud. “From noon on, darkness covered the earth.” It would have been easy to think that the darkness was a sign that hope was lost. But Jesus knew differently. Even in the presence of His enemies, He prayed to His Father. Even in the anguish of the...
Day 19: He Roared

Day 19: He Roared

No matter what trial or difficulty we face in this life we never have to face it alone. Even when we feel abandoned or forgotten, our feelings are deceiving us. Scripture reminds us of what is true, and that truth is that Jesus is always with us. He could not forget...
Day 18: Be Still

Day 18: Be Still

Scripture: John 1:12 Find a comfortable place. It could be your favorite chair. Or out in your yard. You could sit or lie down. Just make sure you can be still and rest in His presence.   You are a child of God.   Nothing can ever change that.   You...