Word on Wednesday

A Weekly Devotional

Jesus, Our Advocate

April 3, 2024

1 John 2:1It might strike some of us as a bit odd that the apostle John would use the phrase “an advocate with the Father“ to describe our Savior. In …

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God’s Purpose for Life’s Trials

March 27, 2024

James 1:2-4Albert Einstein once made an amazingly insightful observation about dealing with life’s difficulties when he said, “Adversity introduces a man to himself.” When life brings difficulties our way (and …

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Read Your Bible

March 6, 2024

Psalm 119:105Life is busy, isn’t it? We spend 8+ hours a day, 5+ days a week working, and then we have to make time for family, for friends, and for …

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Caring For Others

February 28, 2024

Philippians 2:4When the Bible says “take an interest in others,“ it’s referring to all other people. This includes your wife, children, relatives, workmates, acquaintances, and total strangers—anyone who’s not the …

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The Poverty of Pride

February 21, 2024

Matthew 5:3The climb up the mountain with Jesus begins with a descent into the heart—and commitment to humility. To be poor in spirit is to be humble. Only those who …

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Telling Your Own Story

February 14, 2024

Psalm 105:1Each Christian has their own story about how they came to know Jesus. Not one of these stories may seem like a bona fide water-turned-to-wine miracle—at least not to …

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Naughty Adults

February 7, 2024

Proverbs 11:6The Bible often speaks of “transgressors.” They are those who have transgressed the moral law, and they shall be taken in their own naughtiness. The word naughty tends to …

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The Wisest Thing

January 31, 2024

Proverbs 10:31The dumbest of us speak the wisest words when we tell a dying world that they can live forever in Christ. Does our mouth bring for such wisdom? Have …

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Love That Breaks The Record Books

January 24, 2024

1 Corinthians 13:4If we believe that God is love, as John assures us (1 John4:8), and that love keeps no record wrongs, then we have a staggering revelation on our …

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