Weekly Meditations

Every week, find a new verse to meditate on and a look into how I meditate. You’ll see these words often: make this your own! I offer an example just to get you started and for inspiration, but it’s much more important that you develop your own style of meditation with the help of the Holy Spirit. Our goal here is to ponder the Lord regularly throughout our day over many days for transformation.

Why We MeditateMeditation Guide

What if Jesus Hadn’t Suffered?

As we prepare our hearts for Easter during Holy Week, I really wanted to jump to the end and write about his glorious resurrection. That is, after all, our absolute proof that Jesus was who he claimed to be. And since you won’t be getting another meditation until the...

Life and Peace: It’s the Mindset of the Spirit

What’s on your mind these days? This week, we'll be meditating on the mindset of the Spirit! Our Verse of the Week Now the mindset of the flesh is death, but the mindset of the Spirit is life and peace. Romans 8:6 Devotional I’ve caught myself worrying about something...

Slow Down with this Much-Loved Verse

The 23rd Psalm is a classic. But sometimes with the weight of being deemed a classic comes the heavy burden of becoming stale. Let's freshen things up by slowing down and turning new eyes to our meditation verse. Our Verse of the Week: Psalm 23:2 He makes me lie down...

Tend to Your Heart for True Transformation

A Devotional Meditation on Matthew 15:18 But what comes out of the mouth comes from the heart, and this defiles a person. Matthew 15:18 My Thoughts on the Heart When Jesus' disciples questioned him about an earlier teaching, Jesus explained that it was not what went...

Is Your Hope in His Faithfulness?

Our hope is only secure if we put it in God's faithfulness. Every time I’ve tried to substitute something of the world for God, it’s let me down. I praise the Lord, who by His very nature, cannot let me down. This week, as we continue studying the attributes of God,...

Do You Know God’s Love?

Sometimes I think I know God’s love … and then I start really pondering it; trying to define it. And it becomes a magnificent thing that I can’t sum up into a bite-sized quote. The whole Bible is His love, the whole world is His love, Jesus is His love. He is love,...

Can You Rest in God’s Justice?

Two of the hardest questions of all time: If God is just and fair, why do bad things happen to good people, and why do good things happen to bad people? This week, we’re continuing our study on the attributes of God by focusing on His justice. A Devotional Meditation...

Do You Trust the Wisdom of God?

God’s wisdom is so vast, it's beyond our understanding. We can barely see over the next hill, but He knows the repercussions of every action. This week, we'll meditate on how good God's wisdom is, and how we can develop wise living. A Devotional Meditation on Romans...

Are You Transformed by God’s Holiness?

God is separate and pure: holy. This week we'll meditate on the holiness of God and how we become holy in the pursuit of it. A Devotional Meditation on 1 Peter 1:15-16 But just as he who called you is holy, so be holy in all you do; for it is written: "Be holy,...

Do You Bow Before the Sovereign King?

God is our sovereign king. This week, we’ll meditate on what that means and how we should respond. A Devotional Meditation on Isaiah 44:6 This is what the Lord, the King of Israel and its Redeemer, the Lord of Armies, says: "I am the first and I am the last. There is...