Already, Not Yet

Already, Not Yet July 23 Read: ROMANS 8:18-25 Our hope in the power of the resurrection of Jesus Christ aligns us with a force that impels history toward newness and liberation from decay. Christian redemption is for whole persons and [...]

Joyous Mutuality

Joyous Mutuality July 22 Read: ROMANS 8:12-17 Today’s Scripture passage highlights God as Trinity. Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are each referred to in a joyous, co-inhering mutuality. The Spirit of God bears witness that we are children of God, [...]

Astounded and Altered

Astounded and Altered July 20 Read: GENESIS 28:10-22 Even if you believe in the omnipresence of God, experiencing God’s presence personally is usually life-changing. Jacob was astounded and altered by his own encounter. He saw a two-way connection between earth [...]

Alternate Route

Alternate Route July 19 Read: PSALM 139:1-12, 23-24 The Psalms take an alternate route to the heart of the reader. Poetry is not the Bible’s most typical writing style. But during life’s storms and hardships, it is often the Psalms [...]