Daily Devotionals

  • Foundation Of The Heart

    The great cathedrals of Europe are not only breathtaking but intriguing in their architecture. Because their massive ceilings were too heavy for the walls to support, flying buttresses, or external extensions,…

  • Intimacy That Satisfies

    In my opinion, intimacy is a really attractive word. Deep down inside, all of us long for meaningful connections that satisfy our souls and chase away the shadows of aloneness. But…

  • He’s There All The Time

    I’ll never forget my frustrating experience when I went to Chicago’s Union Station early one morning to pick up an elderly relative who was arriving by train. When I got there,…

  • The Sorrow Of Betrayal

    When I was a boy, my dad observed my spendthrift ways and often said that money burned a hole in my pocket. I suppose it’s not unlike the way those 30…

  • Chip Off the Ol Block

    I’ll never forget the time I was asked to bring my family to a banquet where I was to be the speaker. After dinner, my son Matt came up to me…

Weekly Messages

  • Gone Fishing Part 2

    Have you “gone fishing” in your heart? When Peter became discouraged after failing Jesus, he went fishing. Then Jesus showed up on the beach and called Peter back to His side….

  • Gone Fishing Part 1

    “I didn’t think my life would turn out like this.” We’ve all felt buried by feelings of discouragement at some time in our lives. Even the disciple Peter became discouraged—and it…

  • Whispers in the Dark Part 3

    Discover what it means to become a man of character in a world of sexual temptations. This week, Joe Stowell continues looking at the lives of Ruth and Boaz and what…

  • Whispers in the Dark Part 2

    Be challenged and encouraged to pursue sexual purity, following the example of Ruth and Boaz, as Joe Stowell continues his series on Ruth: Love Unshaken. The power of temptation is strong…

  • Whispers in the Dark Part 1

    Discover key principles for a healthy marriage in this continuing series on Ruth: Love Unshaken. In recent weeks, we have been walking with Joe Stowell through the pages of the Old…