Posts with the tag “comparison”

Celebrating Others
July 1st, 2020
If you have been around me at all, one thing that you know is I love celebrating my people. I think my people are the best in the world, and I think that they deserve to be highlighted for the greatne...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
When You're Not Feeling It
September 7th, 2019
Do you ever have those seasons with God where you’re just not “feeling it”? Where it seems like in comparison to the past, you’re not as excited about spending time with Him or going to church or pray...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Finding Peace in Jesus
April 5th, 2019
4Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. 5 Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand; 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplic...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Callings: What if I'm Stuck?
February 2nd, 2019
  “Storms make trees take deeper root.” – Dolly PartonHow do we deal with the storms in our lives? Do you duck your head and run? Do you dance in the rain? Do you just stand there and let the rain soa...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Summer of Psalms | Psalm 139
June 6th, 2018
In the summer, we get out of our normal routine. This can lead to a dry season spiritually, a lonely season, or a season even busier than school was. On the flip side, you may find you have more time ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Romans | Judging Others
April 6th, 2018
In this passage, Paul warns prominent Jewish religious leaders of the day against judging Gentiles. He gives a stern warning, that in judging others they only condemn themselves, but follows it up wit...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Remedy | Body Image
February 22nd, 2018
Body image. It’s an issue that can stare us down whether there’s a mirror around or not.Sometimes it’s a buzzing nuisance and sometimes it’s an unavoidable roar.In our culture, appearance can make or ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Remedy | Comparison
February 15th, 2018
A 17 year old Olympic snowboarder just won the US their first gold medal of the games, despite losing his coat and waking up late.I, a 21 year old, sit on my couch watching him win. Meanwhile, proud o...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
2 Corinthians 11:16-33
October 17th, 2017
In this passage, Paul is describing the trials and tribulations that he has faced throughout his life. He notes the fact that he may sound a bit foolish before he continues to go on somewhat of a rant...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
2 Corinthians 10:1-18
October 14th, 2017
In this passage, Paul is having to defend his ministry due to a number of Corinthians saying he was bold in his letters but had no authority in person. He even admits that he is timid in person. Just ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Sunday Editorial: Trusting God with Our Identity
October 9th, 2016
Identity is a strange thing. An identity gives us allegiance, it unites us with something, with others. An identity gives us worth, grants value to our lives. Our identity is integral to who we are, w...  Read More
by Devon McCoy