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Daily Devotional

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09/26/20

Perfect in the Spirit

September 26, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 8 John 14:15-17 FIELD NOTES “One of the words John Wesley used to describe the holiness characteristic of the Christian life was perfection. He did…

09/25/20

Sound Teaching

September 25, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 8 2 Timothy 1:12-14 FIELD NOTES How do we know if what we are hearing is “sound teaching?” In Wesleyan theology, we have a…

09/24/20

Deep Change

September 24, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 8 2 Timothy 1:8-12 FIELD NOTES “The terrible thing, the almost impossible thing, is to hand over your whole self—all your wishes and precautions—to…

09/23/20

Water = Life

September 23, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 104:24-34 John 7:37-39 FIELD NOTES One of the most powerful and enduring biblical images is the image of water. During the first moments of…

09/22/20

The Deepest Prayer

September 22, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 104:24-34 Romans 8:26-27 FIELD NOTES Often, in our prayer lives, we seek to fill space. We add flourishes or big 10-cent theological words we…

09/21/20

All of Creation

September 21, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 104:24-34 Romans 8:18-24 FIELD NOTES All creatures of our God and King, lift up your voice and with us sing, O praise ye! Alleluia! O brother sun…

09/19/20

Choosing Trust

September 19, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 66:8-20 John 14:27-29 FIELD NOTES “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you…Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do…

09/18/20

Encouragement in the Storm

September 18, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 66:8-20 Acts 27:13-38 FIELD NOTES In today’s reading, Paul is a prisoner of the Roman government and being transferred by ship to Rome, where…

09/17/20

Relentless Blessing

September 17, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 66:8-20 Genesis 6:5-22 FIELD NOTES The story of Noah’s ark is among the most well-known of all Bible stories. It figures prominently in Western…

09/16/20

Freedom or Slavery?

September 16, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 102:1-17 John 8:31-38 FIELD NOTES Truth. Freedom. Sin. Slavery. Jesus lays it out clearly in our reading for today. Living daily according to Jesus’…