Many say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day!  It wakes our bodies up.  It gives us the energy we need to enter our day.  Our faith is also something that needs daily nourishing. Pastor Hartmann shares weekly devotions below.  

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning July 27, 2016

Luke 12:15And he said to them, "Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for one's life does not consist in the abundance …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning June 15, 2016

Luke 8: 30Jesus then asked him, "What is your name?" He said, "Legion"; for many demons had entered him.

Many demons.


Too many.

What …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning June 8, 2016

Malachi 3: 10Bring the full tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in my house, and thus put me to the test, says the Lord …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning June 1, 2016

Ecclesiastes 3: 1 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.

This is the assigned reading for the day …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning May 25, 2016

Luke 18: 16But Jesus called the children to him and said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning May 18, 2016

Romans 5: 5and hope does not disappoint us, because God's love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit that has been …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning May 11, 2016

Romans 8: 15For you did not receive a spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received a spirit of adoption. When we cry, "…

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning May 4, 2016

Romans 1:16For I am not ashamed of the gospel: it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who has faith, to the Jew first, and …

Other Sources

If you are looking to grow in your faith and add depth to your study of the Bible, click here, or explore a site created by Luther Seminary, called Enter the Bible.   

If you are looking for ideas regarding family devotions, click here.

Other devotional websites that you might want to look at are:

Wonder of Creation 

Utmost for the Highest

Richard Rohr’s Daily Meditations

Our Daily Bread

Sojourners Verse and Voice

If you are in need of prayer for a particular situation, or would like to meet with someone about your prayer life, please contact us to submit a request or to arrange a time.

Are you new to prayer? Check out this link to "Learn About Prayer." It’s a great resource for learning about prayer as communication and communion with God and each other.

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