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 week beginning April 16, 2014

Mark 12: "10Have you not read this scripture: 'The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone; 11this was the Lord's …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning April 9, 2014

1 Corinthians 2: 5Not that we are competent of ourselves to claim anything as coming from us; our competence is from God, 6who has made …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning April 2, 2014

I Corinthians 12: 4Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; 6and …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning March 26, 2014

I Corinthians 8: 1bKnowledge puffs up, but love builds up. 2Anyone who claims to know something does not yet have the necessary knowledge;

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning March 19, 2014

John 4: 12Jesus said to them, “My food is to do the will of him who sent me and to complete his work.”

Are you hungry?

I ask that because …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning March 12, 2014

I Corinthians 2: 12 Now we have received not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit that is from God, so that we may understand the …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning March 5, 2014

Luke 18: 14b for all who exalt themselves will be humbled, but all who humble themselves will be exalted.

It’s Lent!

Humble pie is what …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning February 26, 2014

I John 5: 5 Who is it that conquers the world but the one who believes that Jesus is the Son of God?

Do you see yourself this way?

Do you …

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning February 19, 2014

Romans 14: 8 If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.

Notice February 5, 2014

Due to a family member illness, devotions are suspended. 

Please check back on 2/19/14

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning January 29, 2014

Luke: 2:  40The child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom; and the favor of God was upon him.

Jesus was probably a child prodigy.

Pastor's Devotion for week beginning January 22, 2014

Matthew 4: 22 Immediately they left the boat and their father, and followed him.

Simon (Peter) and Andrew

James and John

These 4 IMMEDIATELY …


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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