• by Guest Contributor
    1 Corinthians 14:26-33 (CEB) 26 What is the outcome of this, brothers and sisters? When you meet together, each one has a psalm, a teaching, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. All these things must be done to build up the church. 27 If some speak in a tongue, then let two […]
  • by Joe Monahan
    2 Timothy 3:16-17 (CEB) 16 Every scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for showing mistakes, for correcting, and for training character, 17 so that the person who belongs to God can be equipped to do everything that is good. Reflection What makes the Bible special? Why does it matter? […]
  • by Rachel Callender
    James 1:5 (CEB) 5 But anyone who needs wisdom should ask God, whose very nature is to give to everyone without a second thought, without keeping score. Wisdom will certainly be given to those who ask. Reflection Sometimes it can be easy to get stuck on the times when we ask […]
  • by Rachel Callender
    John 16:13 (CEB) 13 However, when the Spirit of Truth comes, he will guide you in all truth. He won’t speak on his own, but will say whatever he hears and will proclaim to you what is to come. Reflection “Truth” is weird. There are times when it’s black and white […]
  • by Guest Contributor
    Psalm 119:125 (CEB) 125 I’m your servant!    Help me understand so I can know your laws. Reflection Psalm 119, with 176 verses, is the longest Psalm in the Bible. So I was impressed when I read that British Politician William Wilburforce, who fought 26 years for the abolition of slavery in the […]
  • by Guest Contributor
    Hebrews 4:12-13 (CEB) 12 Because God’s word is living, active, and sharper than any two-edged sword. It penetrates to the point that it separates the soul from the spirit and the joints from the marrow. It’s able to judge the heart’s thoughts and intentions. 13 No creature is hidden from it, but rather […]
  • by Joe Monahan
    Philippians 1:9-11 (CEB) 9 This is my prayer: that your love might become even more and more rich with knowledge and all kinds of insight. 10 I pray this so that you will be able to decide what really matters and so you will be sincere and blameless on the day of Christ. […]
  • by Joe Monahan
    1 John 4:1-2 (CEB) 1 Dear friends, don’t believe every spirit. Test the spirits to see if they are from God because many false prophets have gone into the world. 2 This is how you know if a spirit comes from God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come as […]