Devos

Lust vs. Chastity

Finding someone pretty or handsome is not lust; what we do with that thought next could be. Brandon explores the story of David & Bathsheba and the necessary guardrails we Lust vs. Chastity

Sloth vs. Diligence

Sloth believes in nothing, cares for nothing and finds purpose in nothing. Brandon explores Jesus’ story of the three servants and the 2008 film Wall-E to build diligence in our lives to Sloth vs. Diligence

Made Alive

In the early Sunday morning light, three women made their way to Jesus’ tomb expecting one thing and encountered the resurrection. Brandon explores what the resurrection means for us today Made Alive

Day 40

Read: Mark 16:9-20 This verse really resonates with me. I have just finished the 30 Hour Famine. We learned about how well off we live compared to many people around Day 40

Day 39

Read: Mark 16: 1-8 I can’t even begin to understand the unimaginable grief that the three women were experiencing as they approached the tomb to anoint the body of Jesus. Day 39

Day 38

Read: Mark 15:21-47 “Then at three o’clock Jesus called out with a loud voice, ‘My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?’” (Mark 15:34 NLT) In the 70’s, Gilbert Day 38

Day 37

Read: Mark 15:1-20 In Mark 14 and 15, Jesus was betrayed, arrested, put on trial, and handed over to be crucified. Every person mentioned in this passage has power. Many Day 37

Day 36

Read: Mark 14: 53-72 Following the betrayal and arrest in Gethsemane, we find ourselves alongside Peter. Keeping a safe distance, Peter has trailed behind Jesus and the crowd. Upon arriving Day 36

Day 35

Read: Mark 14:32-52 “Father, everything is possible for you. Take this cup from me. Yet not what I will, what you will” (Mark 14:36 NIV). As humans, we’re sometimes handed Day 35

Day 34

Read: Mark 14:12-31 We all have forgiveness waiting for us in Christ. Jesus knew that Peter was going to betray him three times before the next morning, but he was Day 34