Jesus Stills the Stormy Seas

Sunday, June 13 Jesus Stills the Stormy Seas Matthew 8:23-27 NRSV They were amazed, saying, “What sort of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him?”  Matthew 8:27 Staying in the Lord’s presence should produce a greater awareness of what the Lord is able...

Jesus Delivers the Demon-Possessed

Saturday, June 12 Jesus Delivers the Demon-Possessed Matthew 8:28-34 NRSV Suddenly they shouted, “What have you to do with us, Son of God? Have you come here to torment us before the time?”  Matthew 8:29 If even dark powers are aware of who Jesus is, certainly we the...

Choose to Follow Me Now!

Friday, June 11 Choose to Follow Me Now! Matthew 8:18-22 NRSV But Jesus said to him, “Follow me, and let the dead bury their own dead.”  Matthew 8:22 Prayer: Lord of Life, help us to tend to the things that bring new life in you. May we pour the words of life into...

I Have Overcome the World

Thursday, June 10 I Have Overcome the World John 16:25-33 NRSV “The hour is coming, indeed it has come, when you will be scattered, each one to his home, and you will leave me alone. Yet I am not alone because the Father is with me.”  John 16:32 Things that happen to...

No Separation from God’s Love

Wednesday, June 9 No Separation from God’s Love Romans 8:31-39 NRSV He who did not withhold his own Son, but gave him up for all of us, will he not also give us everything else?  Romans 8:32 God did not expend so much by sending his beloved Son to rescue us, just to...

Do Not Fear Persecution

Tuesday, June 8 Do Not Fear Persecution Matthew 24:9-14 NRSV “But the one who endures to the end will be saved.”  Matthew 24:13 People fear what they do not understand or cannot control. But whatever is of God, will stand....