God Thought 11/30/22
by Jill Lowe on November 30th, 2022
When I was a child, though my family was Christian, we didn’t celebrate Christmas. I remember seeing families going to church on Christmas Eve and Christmas morning, singing carols, gathering to celebrate, and doing all the merry things; but not us.
God Thought 11/23/22
by Jill Lowe on November 23rd, 2022
This verse puzzled me the first time I read it. How can thanksgiving be a sacrifice? I thought a sacrifice was supposed to be something difficult. What’s so hard about being thankful, and why is it so important?
God Thought 11/16/22
by Nathan Finsel on November 16th, 2022
It’s one thing for us to admire Jesus from a distance. Attending church, worshiping Him, and even reading the Bible are great, but we also need to imitate Him. We need to change our perspective just as He did.
God Thought 11/9/22
by Jill Lowe on November 9th, 2022
My friend once encouraged me to memorize Bible verses — one beginning with each letter of the alphabet. I took up the challenge and carefully chose 26 passages of scripture.
God Thought 11/2/22
by Nathan Finsel on November 2nd, 2022
What if stepping into what God has for us means that we’ll not only encounter troubles and hard circumstances but sometimes run towards them?
God Thought 10/26/22
by Nathan Finsel on October 26th, 2022
Today's God thought is an exert from the book Making All Things New, by Henri J. M. Nouwen. As I read this in my devotional time this morning, I felt God calling me explore deeper what our spiritual lives look like. Do we make every day, every hour and moment of our lives as opportunity for God's light to shine in and through us? We say we believe that God has come to give us life and life to t...
God Thought 10/19/22
by Nathan Finsel on October 19th, 2022
"I am your Living God, far more abundantly alive than the most vivacious person you know."
God Thought 10/12/22
by Jill Lowe on October 12th, 2022
When I became a Christian 25 years ago, I took seriously Jesus’ words in Matthew 28:19: “Go and make disciples of all nations.”
God Thought 10/5/22
by Nathan Finsel on October 5th, 2022
"When we live in the past, we may miss out on greater things. We can learn from our past mistakes, but we shouldn’t dwell on them."
God Thought 9/28/22
by Nathan Finsel on September 28th, 2022
“Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?” He said to him, “ ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.” Matthew 22:36-40
God Thought 9/21/22
by Nathan Finsel on September 21st, 2022
Patience is one of those virtues that can be tested multiple times in a day. It catches us in our best mood. But how do we practice it and how does it lend itself to unity?
God Thought 9/14/22
by Nathan Finsel on September 14th, 2022
Gentleness goes a long way in any conversation, relationship, or situation. Proverbs says that it has the ability to turn away wrath; its power is great and truly incomprehensible.