October 2021 Devotions
In case you missed the October devotions Pastor Bill posted daily on Facebook and Instagram, we have collected them here for you. We hope these enlighten and inspire you.
For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but he disciplines us for our good, in order that we may share his holiness. 11 Now, discipline always seems painful rather than pleasant at the time, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it. Hebrews 12:10-11
Maturity is peaceful, joyful, and ultimately satisfying. We are created by God with this Christ-like destination in mind. Training in Christianity is difficult because there are necessary changes and we resist recognizing let alone moving from our sinful propensities. It is an act of grace that we would even entertain a
September 2021 Devotions
Since September 10th, Pastor Bill has been posting daily devotions on Jesse Lee’s Facebook and Instagram pages. In case you missed those, we have them here for you. We hope these enlighten and inspire you.
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13
Hope is good, one of the eternal things. Hope leads to joy and peace as an outgrowth of confidence. Believing is fluid and affirms that my vision does not capture all that can be seen. Hopeful believing anticipates that there is better “power” than what I have or even really know about. The Holy Spirit facilitates hope. The God of hope can accomplish more than we can ask or imagine and a hope which is not limited by my capacities can land in a peace that is not limited by my understanding. The