Posts with the tag “sacrifice”
A Desperate Longing
by Devon McCoy on October 25th, 2021
“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.”- Matthew 5:6 ESVAs someone whose unofficial love language is to be fed when I’m hungry, any pieces of Scripture that have to do with being filled or satisfied always make me feel the love of God. A fear I often struggle with is that I won’t have enough or that I will be left lacking in some way, because I hav...
Walking the Narrow Way
by Devon McCoy on October 12th, 2021
“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.” - Matthew 7:13-14This is a concept that you have probably heard about your whole life if you grew up in the church. It is something that is talked about in the context of how Christian...
A Genuine Expression of Worship
by Devon McCoy on April 9th, 2020
“Then Jesus led them to Bethany, and lifting his hands to heaven, he blessed them. While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up to heaven. So they worshiped him and then returned to Jerusalem filled with great joy. And they spent all of their time in the Temple, praising God.” – Luke 24:50-53 NLT When I read this portion of the ascension story of Jesus, it engages a part of my heart t...