08/18/15 What Stops Me from Speaking?

READING: Jeremiah 38-40; Psalm 74, 79 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  In yesterday’s devotion, I wrote about my desire to speak only the Word of God. Today, I wonder what would keep…

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9 Insights I’ve Learned about Laypersons

The New Testament clearly teaches the importance of pastors and deacons as leaders of the church (1 Tim. 3). At the same time, though, there would be no need for leaders were it not for the laypersons God gives us to lead.

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08/17/15 Thus Says the Lord

READING: Jeremiah 35-37 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  I write this devotion today as one who preaches the Word of God almost every week. I love this task — but I have…

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08/16/15 With All My Heart and Mind

READING: Jeremiah 32-34 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  Today is another day of wonder. These chapters in the book of Jeremiah are filled with pictures of the sin of…

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08/15/15 Turning Mourning into Joy

READING: Jeremiah 30-31 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  Jeremiah 31 may well be the most famous chapter in the book of Jeremiah. The passages about God’s writing the new covenant…

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