Gods Reward For Fullfilling Your Calling

Devotional image from Rick Warren “I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus” (Philippians 3:14). When you live out God’s call on your life, he’ll reward you. And here’s the best part about that reward: It’ll last forever. The Bible says, “I press…

Don’t Miss This Call

“We know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose” (Romans 8:28). If you were told that God was going to call you sometime today, would you be excited or scared? Would you let the call go through to voicemail, or…

Let Go Of Whats Slowing You Down

Let us strip off anything that slows us down or holds us back, and especially those sins that wrap themselves so tightly around our feet and trip us up; and let us run with patience the particular race that God has set before us” (Hebrews 12:1). If you decided to run a race, you couldn’t do…

Your Called To Become Like Christ

“God knew his people in advance, and he chose them to become like his Son, so that his Son would be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters” (Romans 8:29). Most of us had big dreams when we were young. We wanted to become something great. Maybe it was a baseball player or a ballerina…

Your Lasting Identity Comes from Gods Family

“You are members of God’s very own family . . . and you belong in God’s household with every other Christian” (Ephesians 2:19). Much of our identity is based upon our relationships. We know who we are in relationship to other people. People who have gone through a divorce or the death of a spouse…

Spiritual Maturity Is Never an End in Itself

“Your attitude must be like my own, for I, the Messiah, did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give my life as a ransom for many” (Matthew 20:28). Service is not something you tack onto your schedule to fill up your “spare time.” It is the heart of the Christian life.…

The Right Attitude For Quiet Time

“The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart” (1 Samuel 16:7). You may understand that a daily quiet time is necessary for spiritual growth and be motivated to do it, but how do you go about having one? You…

Don’t Worry – Worship

“So don’t worry about these things, saying, ‘What will we eat? What will we drink? What will we wear?’ These things dominate the thoughts of unbelievers, but your heavenly Father already knows all your needs. Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need. So…

Your Greatest Dream Is Still Possible

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment” (1 John 4:18). You’re capable of far more than you understand right now. You just need someone to believe in you. I have good news for you: Someone already does. When someone believes in you unconditionally,…

Why We Pray, ” Your Will Be Done”

“Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven” (Matthew 6:10). We worship God when we give him our lives every time we pray. Jesus teaches that when we pray, we should commit ourselves to God’s will. God has a specific will for your life. Romans 12:2 says that his…