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Jesus Calling: Turn Toward Me

Jesus Calling: Turn Toward MeMake Me your focal point as you move through this day. Just as a spinning ballerina must keep returning her eyes to a given point to ...

We Need You, Lord

Editor’s note: Yet another unspeakable tragedy has shaken us. How can it be? Our hearts are broken over more mass shootings, and for the communities and every person and family ...

Beach Days: Salt-Air Hair

There is no wisdom, no insight, no plan that can succeed against the Lord. — Proverbs 21:30 NIV When we visit the beach, why does our hair frizz, turn into ...

Who Jesus Is

When I was growing up, Madonna once said, “Jesus Christ was like a movie star, my favorite idol of all.”¹Napoleon Bonaparte went further: “I know men, and I tell you ...

God’s Delight

How can we access God’s delight? When I think of God’s affection for me, the primary picture that comes to mind is a powerful image of love: the cross. While ...

Our Security Snares

~ by Kasey Van Norman The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe. — Proverbs 29:25 ESV The Hebrew word for “snare” in this ...

Praying for Your Teen Rebel

“My wayward children,” says the Lord, “come back to me, and I will heal your wayward hearts.” — Jeremiah 3:22 NLT“Don’t talk to your kids about God as much as ...

Bucked Off My High Horse

~ by Cara Whitney Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come near to God and He will come near to you. Wash ...

Open and Unafraid: Justice

Give justice to the weak and the orphan; maintain the right of the lowly and the destitute. — Psalm 82:3“Cursed be anyone who deprives the alien, the orphan, and the ...

Peace Like a River

You will keep him in perfect peace,Whose mind is stayed on You,Because he trusts in You.—Isaiah 26:3, NKJV The word peace first caught my attention as a child when I heard the ...

What Are My Spiritual Gifts?

It wasn’t too long after creation that the animals got together to form a school. They wanted the best school possible — one that offered their students a well-rounded curriculum ...

Run Toward the Roar

Editor's note: One of the great privileges of parenting, grandparenting, and being an auntie or uncle is sharing your faith with little ones. A great way to do that is ...

WayMaker: Sign

Editor’s Note: Have you heard the news about our summer Online Bible study, the WayMaker with Ann Voskamp? The study is a journey through Exodus to see that there is ...

Empty Nest: Finishing Well

Editor's note: As the old saying goes, "The days are long, but the years are short." Every day we prepare for the finish line and it goes by much quicker ...

Chase the Fire

'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.' — ...

You Can Listen to the Bible (and Finish It in a Year) with Audio Bibles

~ by Laurie McClure, editor of FaithGateway Do you feel like you don’t have enough time to read the Bible? Are you hung up by less modern translations and find ...

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WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp

WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp

Find a way - The Way - to deeper intimacy with God! Join bestselling author Ann Voskamp as we discover the S.A.C.R.E.D. daily habit, a way of life, that will reorient our souls in relation to God through Scripture, prayer, and study. Reserve your spot now and receive free access to 6 study videos and other free Bible study resources when you sign up. Study starts 6/13!