Posts with the tag “restoration”

A Garden, Not A Desert
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 th...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Shalom
August 31st, 2021
“Return to me, for I have redeemed you.” – Isaiah 44:22About this time last year, I became friends with the sweetest couple from Bangladesh. Now fast forward to this past weekend. I was hanging out wi...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
God Intends for Good
August 30th, 2021
"You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives." - Genesis 50:20For the past two years, this verse has been one of my favorites i...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Cultivating the Earth
June 3rd, 2020
“If the Holy Spirit is not only a preacher that convicts people of sin and grace, but also a gardener, an artist, and an investor in creation who renews the material world, it cannot be more spiritual...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Restored in Love
April 8th, 2020
Working in ministry, I hear this word weekly, if not daily. It’s a word filled with big dreams and a lot of hope, but do we understand the implications of what we ask for when we ask the Lord for rest...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
His Nearness is my Good
December 26th, 2019
This is my first holiday season after losing a very close loved one.  Since he passed away mid-August, I’ve celebrated his birthday, my own, and Thanksgiving without him for the first time in my life....  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Breath of Life
October 9th, 2019
About a month ago, I was sitting in the main chapel at Wesley and a burst of beautiful colors came streaming through the stained-glass window right where I was sitting. I remember tears streaming down...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Called to More
September 7th, 2019
My years of undergrad are marked by a desire to do right in the eyes of God, but no capability of executing those desires. I relate to what Paul writes in Romans 7:18“For I do not do the good I want...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
A Beloved Family.
June 30th, 2019
Family has always been God’s design for us. All throughout Scripture we see God bringing back together family like in the stories of Jacob and Esau and the prodigal son to show God’s heart is for us t...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Trust in the Midst of Weariness
April 6th, 2019
“But they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.” - Isaiah 40:31  God is powerful...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Remedy | Family Brokenness
February 27th, 2018
God’s truth is a remedy for the lies that get stuck in our heads; the lies that satan whispers to us when we're scared. And one of those lies is this: "the brokenness that I see in my family will alwa...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
DL Foundation: Identity // Created & Known by God
October 25th, 2016
Who you were created to be is the person God wants to turn you into. We talk a lot about identity a lot at Wesley. Bob talks about it, Clay talks about it, Daniel talks about it, your discipler talks ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy