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 for a week beginning August 26 2015

Mark 7: 6He said to them, "Isaiah prophesied rightly about you hypocrites, as it is written, 'This people honors me with their lips, …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning August 19 2015

John 6: 68Simon Peter answered him, "Lord, to whom can we go? You have the words of eternal life. 69We have come to believe and know …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning August 12 2015

John 6: 51"I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning August 5 2015

Luke 18: 9-14

I want to share a Devotion from Richard Rohr, because I couldn’t have said it better myself!

Thérèse of Lisieux, Part III: …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning July 29 2015

John 6: 32Then Jesus said to them, "Very truly, I tell you, it was not Moses who gave you the bread from heaven, but it is my Father …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning July 22 2015

Ephesians 3: 18I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth and length and height and depth,

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

Mark 6: 34As he went ashore, he saw a great crowd; and he had compassion for them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd; and …

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

Ephesians 1:  3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in …

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 …


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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