Devotionals for Friday, August 14, 2020

Today's Verse
A Daily Bible Verse, Thought, & Prayer
Hosea 8:14
Israel has forgotten his Maker and built palaces; Judah has fortified many towns. But I will send fire upon their cities that will consume their fortresses. (Full Devo)
Passion for Praise
Daily Passages of Praise to Our Father
Psalm 33:2-5
Praise the LORD with melodies on the lyre; make music for him on the ten-stringed harp. Sing a new song of praise to him; play skillfully on the harp, and sing with joy. For the word of the LORD holds true, and we can trust everything he does. He loves whatever is just and good; the unfailing love of the LORD fills the earth.
Daily Wisdom
Wisdom for Your Daily Walk with God
Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.
"The door of God is humility. Our fathers, through the many insults which they suffered, entered the city of God."
— John the Short —
Quotemeal
Quotes for Christians that Inspire & Encourage

IN-DEPTH DEVOTIONALS

The Upside-Down Messiah

As much as we don't want to admit it, we often miss the way of the upside down Messiah as badly as his first disciples.

James Nored and Phil Ware remind us in word and video how upside down Jesus' values are to the way we often do things in our world and in our churches.

Putting My Life Where My Mouth Is!

Are we willing to live up to our religious-sounding talk?

Phil Ware challenges us to leave behind intention and move out into the world of action as we seek care for our broken world and overcome the criticism that we are uncaring hypocrites who are not willing to help

ToGather: Children of God by the Spirit (August 9, 2020)

How can we be shaped by both our Father's nature and his nurture?

Demetrius Collins and Phil Ware lead through worship in song, the Lord's Supper, a powerful message from God's word, and a blessing to enable us to worship from home or with family and friends in a meaningful way.

Illustration of the Bible Verse Quote by John the Short
Illustration of the Bible Verse Hosea 8:14
Illustration of the Bible Verse James 3:10-11
Illustration of the Bible Verse Quote by Sydney J. Harris
Illustration of the Bible Verse Romans 8:13-14
Illustration of the Bible Verse Quote by George Eliot
Illustration of the Bible Verse John 8:12
Illustration of the Bible Verse Quote by Bruce Cockburn
Illustration of the Bible Verse Romans 8:11
Illustration of the Bible Verse Quote by Thomas à Kempis
Illustration of the Bible Verse John 8:10-11
Illustration of the Bible Verse Quote by Mother Teresa