I Could Love Others If It Weren’t for the Others (Philippians devotional 3)

By Jamie Osborne “3 Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. 4 Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too.” ~ Philippians 2:3-4~ When asked what was the greatest commandment, Jesus replied, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart, … More I Could Love Others If It Weren’t for the Others (Philippians devotional 3)

Contending for Trust (Philippians devotional 2)

“Meanwhile, live in such a way that you are a credit to the Message of Christ. Let nothing in your conduct hang on whether I come or not… Stand united, singular in vision, contending for people’s trust in the Message…” ~ Philippians 1:27 (MSG) Have you noticed how traffic changes when a police vehicle is … More Contending for Trust (Philippians devotional 2)

The Holy Mundane: Lone Rangers Don’t Grow

(“Letters to My Church” devotional series.  More information in the Table of Contents.) Greetings, Church! It’s cold.  It’s cold in my house, it’s cold in my car, and pretty much everywhere I go. I tried wearing gloves when I walked the dog yesterday. I tried again today when I drove to work. Yet my fingertips felt … More The Holy Mundane: Lone Rangers Don’t Grow