Posts with the tag “ansley-davenport”

A Garden, Not A Desert
by Devon McCoy on September 2nd, 2021
“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me,    because the Lord has anointed meto bring good news to the poor;    he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,to proclaim liberty to the captives,    and the opening of the prison to those who are bound; to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor,    and the day of vengeance of our God;    to comfort all who mourn; to grant to those who mourn in Zion—    t...  Read More
Promises are Louder than Fear
by Devon McCoy on February 17th, 2021
I can tell you where I was the moment I found out the capitol was being attacked by terrorists. January 6th, I was sitting in my dining room talking with one of my roommates while she was making lunch.I got a notification on my phone that read, “U.S. capitol is under attack.”I remember reading that headline and sitting my phone down because I thought, Surely this cannot actually be happening. A fe...  Read More
In the Wild and the Waves
by Devon McCoy on January 8th, 2021
Peter is one of my favorite people mentioned in the New Testament.  If you’re not familiar with Peter, he’s the guy that Jesus refers to as “the Rock” in which the Church would be built on (Matthew 16:18 MSG). Coincidently, he’s also the guy who denies knowing Jesus three different times during Jesus’ trial and execution.  Peter’s story is one of redemption with his humanity on full display. And i...  Read More
Love is Returning
by Devon McCoy on September 21st, 2020
Every Tuesday morning, Wesley’s staff gathers to pray over what we feel like God is doing in the ministry, the campus, and the world at large. At our first 7:30 Prayer in August, the first one we’d had since March, I sat for a moment and asked God what His heart behind this year was, what He wanted to do. And I saw the phrase “love is returning” appear in my mind’s eye. Like a neon sign flashing o...  Read More