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091720 Weekly Devotional

My “ABC” To Do List for the Lord by Jane Josephs Acknowledge God in all my waysBe authentic with othersCast my cares on HimDevote my heart to HimEmpty myselfFall on His mercyGrant myself room to failHelp others healInvite Jesus into the secret places of my lifeJealously guard my time with GodKeep silent and listen during […]

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091020 Weekly Devotional

The Shelter of His Wings, Devotional #9 by Jane Josephs “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor; If they fall down, they can help each other up.” –Ecclesiastes 4:9 We don’t often find ourselves studying the book of Ecclesiastes, do we? The refrain of “everything is meaningless” doesn’t offer […]

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090320 Weekly Devotional

The Shelter of His Wings, Devotional #8 by Jane Josephs In the midst of so much uncertainty, tension and trouble in our world, I remembered this devotion that I wrote some years ago and was reminded that our God is still in control. –JJ — “As Samuel turned to leave, Saul caught hold of the […]

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082720 Weekly Devotional

The Shelter of His Wings, Devotional #7 by Jane Josephs “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” –Philippians 4:6-7 One of the […]

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082020 Weekly Devotional

Shelter of His Wings, Devotional #6 Written by Jane Josephs One thing I ask from the Lord, this only do I seek; that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the Lord… –Psalm 27:4 I was captivated by the rhythm of […]

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081220 Weekly Devotional

Spiritual Warfare Written by Debbie Yamamoto “…but deliver us from evil” –Matthew 6:13 In Luther’s Small Catechism, Martin Luther describes this petition from the Lord’s Prayer as “a summary petition in which we ask our Father in heaven to rescue us from the devil and all evil which has come into the world because of […]

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080520 Weekly Devotional

A Grace Too Powerful to Name Written by Pastor Sean Kelly During the Home Church Service message several weeks ago, I shared this lyric from a song in the hit Broadway show Hamilton:  “A grace too powerful to name.” In a dramatic and powerful scene, Alexander Hamilton and his wife Eliza are in a garden. […]

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073020 Weekly Devotional

Prayer “Listening” Written by Ina Masten “Listen for God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go: He’s the one who will keep you on track.” -Proverbs 3:6 (The Message) Only in listening to God does our relationship with Him grow and develop into a deeper prayer life that is more than a list of […]

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