Posts with the tag “friendship”

There is a Friend who Sticks Closer than a Brother
by Devon McCoy on October 4th, 2021
This past weekend I attended my best friend’s wedding, and although I am not normally an emotional guy, I spent much of the ceremony crying my eyes out! I cried because of how much I love Jonathan and his now wife, Alison. More importantly, I cried because I was so moved by God’s faithfulness in our lives. Jonathan and I were not always best friends, and if it were not for the voice of God, I don’...  Read More
My Oldest Friend
by Devon McCoy on March 16th, 2021
I grew up in church. I’m one of those people who can’t remember a time before I was saved. I remember moments when my understanding would catch up to what I believed. As I grew, I became more aware of my beliefs and my own abilities to choose them. I was five or six the first time I understood what it truly meant that Jesus had died for my sins and I had the opportunity to accept Him into my heart...  Read More
How My Squad Pulled Up
by Devon McCoy on March 4th, 2021
Regular fishermen. Business owners. Tax collectors. Anarchists. Thieves. If I read you a list of these professions, the last thought you would probably have was that the people in these professions were buddies. And yet, these guys were not only a squad, they were part of the original twelve disciples of Jesus.My parents used to tell me that the company I keep will set the trajectory for my life. ...  Read More
Legacy: A Process
by Devon McCoy on January 15th, 2021
There is something really special about this series. Thinking about my legacy – what really matters to me, what I want to be known for – feels so important in this season. So important, that maybe I feel intimidated. As we lean into Legacy for the next few weeks, I wanted to provide some processing questions. Pace yourself as you go through these. Invite God into each question. There is no timetab...  Read More