Tag Archives: family devotional

What is righteousness?

08 Jul

In my devlotional yesterday (I’m reading “Be Still: 31 Days to a Deeper Meditative Prayer Life”.), I read Isaiah 32:17-18 four times using the Read, Reflect, Respond, Relax method utilized in the devotional. Verse 17 reads, “The fruit of righteousness will be peace; the effect of righteousness will be quietness and confidence forever.” So I […]

You can not lose by doing the right thing

09 Jun

Isaiah 33:14-17 14 The sinners in Zion are rightly terrified; the godless are at their wit’s end: ‘Who among us can survive this firestorm? Who of us can get out of this purge with our lives?’” 15 The answer’s simple: Live right, speak the truth, despise exploitation, refuse bribes, reject violence, avoid evil amusements. 16 […]

The family who is ONE

08 Jul

More than anything, Jesus wanted his disciples to be one – united.  He has this same dream for the rest of us as well.  The cool thing is…when we are one we reflect Jesus through our relationships so the world will know that we follow Him. The greatest example a family can be for those […]

Let it Be

07 Sep

“To you who are ready for the truth, I say this: Love your enemies. Let them bring out the best in you, not the worst. When someone gives you a hard time, respond with the energies of prayer for that person. If someone slaps you in the face, stand there and take it. If someone […]