Devotions

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 before taking a break until July 8, 2015

John 15: 12"I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. 13When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning May 13, 2015

Acts 1: 7He replied, “It is not for you to know the times or periods that the Father has set by his own authority. 8But you will receive …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning May 6, 2015

John 13: 15For I have set you an example, that you also should do as I have done to you. 16Very truly, I tell you, servants are not greater …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning April 29, 2015

I John 4: 20Those who say, “I love God,” and hate their brothers or sisters, are liars; for those who do not love a brother or sister …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning April 22, 2015

John 10: 14I am the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me, 15just as the Father knows me and I know the Father. And I lay down …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning April 15, 2015

Luke 24: 45Then he opened their minds to understand the scriptures, 46and he said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Messiah is to …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning April 8, 2015

For personal reasons, the Pastor's Devotion will not be published for the week beginning April 8, 2015.  Your consideration is appreciated.  


Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning April 1, 2015

Isaiah 25:  6On this mountain the Lord of hosts will make for all peoples 

          a feast of rich food, a feast of well-aged wines, 

          …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning March 25, 2015

Luke 1: 30The angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. 31And now, you will conceive in your womb …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning March 18, 2015

John 12:  32And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself.” 33He said this to indicate the kind of death …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning March 11, 2015

John 3: 16“For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning March 4, 2015

Psalm 19: 14Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable to you, O LORD, my rock and my redeemer.

Some of you …


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

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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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