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Daily Devotional

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12/1/20

Wisdom

December 1, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 124Genesis 9:1-17Hebrews 11:32-40 FIELD NOTES Hebrews 11 begins: “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” In…

11/30/20

Emmanuel

November 30, 2020 DAILY READING Psalm 124Genesis 8:1-19Romans 6:1-11 FIELD NOTES Today’s readings are about Noah’s flood and our baptism. These are not the usual just-before-Christmas themes, but they lead…

11/28/20

Lectio Divina

November 28, 2020 Luke 17:11-19 NIV Jesus Heals Ten Men With Leprosy 11 Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he was going into…

11/27/20

The Power of Gratitude

November 27, 2020 DAILY READING Luke 17:11-19 FIELD NOTES GK Chesterton says: “I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by…

11/26/20

The Power of Gratitude

November 26, 2020 DAILY READING Luke 17:11-19 FIELD NOTES Thomas Merton once said: “To be grateful is to recognize the Love of God in everything He has given us –…

11/25/20

Lectio Divina

November 25, 2020 Luke 17:11-19 NIV Jesus Heals Ten Men With Leprosy 11 Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he was going into…

11/24/20

The Power of Gratitude

November 24, 2020 DAILY READING Luke 17:11-19 FIELD NOTES One Christmas, I had been exceptionally greedy. I remember having multiple video games on my wish-list, as well as other assorted…

11/23/20

The Power of Gratitude

November 23, 2020 DAILY READING Luke 17:11-19 FIELD NOTES Some of you may be familiar with Nate Berkus, one of Oprah’s frequent guests and world class designer. Back during the…

11/21/20

Lectio Divina

November 21, 2020 Mark 7:24-30 The Voice Translation 24 From there Jesus and His followers traveled to the region of Tyre [and Sidon] on the Mediterranean coast. He hoped to slip unnoticed…

11/20/20

The Power to Heal an Outsider

November 20, 2020 DAILY READING Mark 7:24-30 FIELD NOTES Memorial Day.  My son, who is black, is one year old.  We are staying at a condo in Gulf Shores.  We get in the…