Category Archives: 1 Corinthians

June 28 – United – 1 Corinthians 1

Read 1 Corinthians 1:10-17 It’s borderline disgusting. Last week I was scrolling through Facebook and found myself sucked into the vortex of the divisive state of our country. Whether it was COVID, NASCAR, politics or religion, it was post after … Continue reading

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April 26 – Because He Lives – How We Live Because He Lives

Read I Corinthians 15 And if Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith. (v14) But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. (v57) This place we live … Continue reading

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January 9 – The uncomfortable truth about trouble: God is complicit!

Read: Genesis 37:26-28 & Genesis 45:4-5; Job 2:1-8; II Corinthians 12:7-10; I Cor. 2:7-8 This is our second day of venturing out into uncomfortable waters concerning the connection between God and trouble. Yesterday we contemplated God’s sovereign control over everything. Today’s truth is perhaps even more uncomfortable! … Continue reading

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October 9 – Our Values – Life is better together

Read 1 Corinthians 12:26 It was a Wednesday evening in January as I entered a youth room as a new youth leader at the church I visited regularly in my teens and young adult years. There I met her, the … Continue reading

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October 4 – Demonic Plot – Hoped in Vain?

Read Luke 24:13-24; John 21:2, 3; and 1 Corinthians 15:13-20 Some of those alive at the time of Jesus…yes, even some of His closest followers…some of them drew the wrong conclusions. After having spent time with Him witnessing His miracles and hearing His … Continue reading

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September 21 – Grace – If it wasn’t for Grace…

Read 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 The focus of our current devotional series is on the wonderful, matchless grace of Jesus. It is, indeed, broader than the scope of your transgressions and far greater than all your sin and shame. As the … Continue reading

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August 29 – Unstoppable – Stained glass windows

Read 1 Corinthians 3:1-22 Stained glass windows have long been used as artwork in local churches.  Their purpose may be as simple and beautiful as allowing light into the church in a kaleidoscope of colors.  Or they often also serve as … Continue reading

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August 21 – Unstoppable – Accepted and being transformed

Read 1 Corinthians 3:1-22 By grace, we are accepted the way we are.  With truth, we are transformed to be like Christ. Just ask the Corinthians.  They had come to faith in Jesus.  But, even though they were indwelt by the … Continue reading

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June 6 – Trip to the Holy Land – The Church of the Holy Sepuchler

DAY 25 – THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY SEPULCHER Theme: Hope Read 1 Corinthians 15:12-28 In his book, The Power to Change Your Life, Rick Warren tells about researchers at Cornell University who studied 25,000 prisoners from World War II.  … Continue reading

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February 23 – We are ALL IN!

Read 1 Corinthians 12:4-7 and 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Nineteen years ago God led me to discontinue my career as an elementary teacher. At the time I had no idea what was next; He didn’t lead me INTO my next step … Continue reading

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