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 February 10, 2016

Matthew 6: 19"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal; 20

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning February 3, 2016

2 Corinthians 4: 1Therefore, since it is by God's mercy that we are engaged in this ministry, we do not lose heart.

Not getting what we …

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

I Corinthians 13: 4Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant 5or rude. It does not insist on its own …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning January 20, 2016

Luke 4: 18"The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning January 13, 2016

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

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning January 6, 2016

John 20: 15Jesus said to her, “Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you seeking?”

It is the day of Epiphany.

A day of manifestation. 

(Why …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning December 23, 2015

Titus 2: 14He (Jesus) it is who gave himself for us that he might redeem us from all iniquity and purify for himself a people of his …

Pastor's Devotion for a week beginning December 16, 2015

Matthew 24:  45"Who then is the faithful and wise slave, whom his master has put in charge of his household, to give the other slaves …


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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