DAILY DEVOTIONS by Dr. Ed Shoemaker, PhD and Tonya A. Sharrett-Shoemaker, M.A.

Friday, June 23, 2023

Are you feeling weighed down by the burdens of life? Take a moment to reflect on Ezekiel 36:25-27. This powerful passage reminds us that God can cleanse us of our sins and give us a new spirit. Let His words wash over you and renew your faith. Trust in Him to guide you through life's challenges and fill you with His love and grace. Join us in this devotional and experience the peace and joy that comes with a renewed spirit.
Blessings in Christ,

Saturday, June 24, 2023

Are you looking for spiritual guidance and inspiration? Today's devotional is centered around the powerful words of Psalm 11. This psalm speaks to the challenges we face in life and reminds us of the unwavering strength we have in God. Through reflection and meditation on this psalm, you can find peace and clarity amidst the chaos of the world. Let the words of Psalm 11 guide you on your spiritual journey and bring you closer to God. Join us today and experience the transformative power of this timeless scripture.

Sunday, June 25, 2023

Welcome to today's devotional on Psalm 1! This powerful chapter of the Bible is a reminder of the importance of meditating on God's Word and seeking His guidance in all aspects of our lives. As you read through this Psalm, you'll be encouraged to delight in the law of the Lord and to find true happiness in Him. Let the words of this powerful chapter inspire you to grow closer to God and to seek His wisdom and guidance in all that you do. Whether you're a longtime believer or just starting to explore your faith, this devotional is sure to speak to your heart and encourage you to deepen your relationship with God. So take a few moments to read through Psalm 1 and allow God's Word to guide you today!

Monday, June 26, 2023

Welcome to today's devotional where we explore the transformative power of faith. In 2 Timothy 1:1-7, we discover the apostle Paul's encouraging words to his beloved disciple, Timothy. Paul reminds Timothy of the unshakeable faith that was passed down to him through his mother and grandmother and encourages him to fan into flame the gift of God within him.
As we reflect on these words, we are reminded of the importance of nurturing our faith and relying on God's strength to overcome any obstacle that comes our way. In a world that can often feel uncertain, we can find comfort and hope in the steadfast love of our Creator. Let us take inspiration from Paul's words and embrace the power of faith in our daily lives. Join us as we delve deeper into this rich passage and discover how it can transform our lives today.

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

Welcome to today's devotional on Proverbs 4:20-27! In this passage, we are reminded of the importance of wisdom and understanding. The writer encourages us to pay attention to God's teachings and to keep them in our hearts, for they will bring us life and health. We are also reminded to guard our hearts and minds, for everything we do flows from them.
As you reflect on this passage, take a moment to consider how you can apply its wisdom to your life. Perhaps you need to spend more time in prayer and Bible study, or maybe you need to be more intentional about guarding your thoughts and actions. Whatever the case may be, let this passage be a guide and a reminder of the importance of seeking wisdom and understanding in all that we do.

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Today's devotional brings you the enlightening words from 2 Corinthians 3:12-18. This scripture passage reminds us that our hearts are open to God's truth, and through Him, we can experience freedom and transformation. As you delve deeper into the meaning of this passage, you'll discover the beauty and power of God's grace and the importance of living a life that reflects His glory. Let the wisdom of 2 Corinthians 3:12-18 inspire you to grow in your faith and live a life that honors God.

Thursday, June 29, 2023

Dive deep into the teachings of John 3:27-30 with today's devotional. This powerful scripture reminds us that everything we receive in life is a gift from God, and we must approach it with humility and gratitude. In this passage, John the Baptist recognizes and accepts his role as a messenger, understanding that his purpose is to prepare the way for Jesus. As we reflect on this message, let us also remember to embrace our own unique purpose and use our gifts to serve others. Join us today as we unpack the wisdom in John 3:27-30 and find inspiration for our own spiritual journey.

Friday, June 30, 2023

Are you feeling weary and burdened? Let the words of Matthew 11:28-30 bring you comfort and rest. Today's devotional invites you to come to Jesus and lay your burdens at his feet. With his gentle and humble heart, he promises to give you rest. Take a moment to reflect on his words and find comfort in his loving embrace. Let this devotional be a source of inspiration and hope, as you navigate life's challenges. Trust in Jesus and find true rest for your soul.




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