Looking Beneath the Surface: Discovering the Power of God in Iraq

Looking Beneath the Surface: Discovering the Power of God in Iraq

In God’s Kingdom, an unspeakable power—far greater than any kingdom or power of this world—is at work. But we often have to look beneath the surface of things to find it.

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What Does Your Soul Look Like at Rest?

What Does Your Soul Look Like at Rest?

Often, the world around us champions going, doing, producing, and being busy. In light of this, what does Jesus’s invitation into rest mean?

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Abiding Prayer: Deepening Communion With the God of Love

Abiding Prayer: Deepening Communion With the God of Love

Abiding prayer describes a life-long journey in prayer, not just one particular method of praying. Bill O’Byrne shares an introduction and sample prayer exercise.

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L(am)ent Devotional: Finding God in the Forsaken

L(am)ent Devotional: Finding God in the Forsaken

Bill O’Byrne reflects on a time that obedience to God led to a place of feeling completely abandoned. Where is God when we feel forsaken?

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L(am)ent Devotional: Loss and Limitation

L(am)ent Devotional: Loss and Limitation

Nowhere is our faith more tested than in seasons of loss. Connie Kennemer reflects on physical limitations and losses due to M.S. and how she’s sought God through it all.

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L(am)ent Devotional: Suffering Followers

L(am)ent Devotional: Suffering Followers

Norris Williams reflects on the reality of suffering he’s witnessed and experienced, and how obeying God in the midst of pain requires a faith of great depth.

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L(am)ent Devotional: Darkness and Green Pastures

L(am)ent Devotional: Darkness and Green Pastures

Patty Metcalf reflects on Psalm 23 and God’s extreme tenderness to her in the midst of depression.

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L(am)ent Devotional: Valley of Sorrow

L(am)ent Devotional: Valley of Sorrow

Doralicia Gonzales reflects on grief and sorrow, and the daily “mini-overcomings” we can experience as we walk through that dark valley with God.

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L(am)ent Devotional: The God Who Comes Near

L(am)ent Devotional: The God Who Comes Near

Myra Perrine reflects on how God meets us in our deepest pains and disappointments—even our disappointment with God.

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L(am)ent Devotional: Fathomless Depths

L(am)ent Devotional: Fathomless Depths

There is a bottom to our suffering but there is no limit to the depth of God’s love for us.

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A Different Kind of Security

A Different Kind of Security

How do you define security? Annie Erickson reflects on a security that goes far beyond safety and circumstances, and is only found in connection with God.

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Paying Attention: Living Conversations With God

Paying Attention: Living Conversations With God

Colleen Brown describes a day spent in communion with God and constant awareness of his presence as scripture comes alive in her life.

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