Devotion - May 26
May 26th, 2020
[Psalms 126-130 / Proverbs 26 / 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17]I wait for the LORD, my soul waits,and in his word I hope;my soul waits for the Lordmore than those who watch for the morning,more than those wh...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 23
May 23rd, 2020
Thank you again to Anthony Spain for our Saturday devotion.One of the things to come out of this difficult time is how we have come to realize the importance of everyday interactions with people, no m...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 22
May 22nd, 2020
[Psalms 106-110 / Proverbs 22 / Jonah 2]Psalm 107 is one of my top ten favorites, and the verses about those caught in storms reminded me this week of Jonah.Remember Jonah? Fleeing to Tarshish when th...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 21
May 21st, 2020
[Psalms 101-105 / Proverbs 21 / John 14:16-18]This morning's devotion is morning prayer 21 from John Baillie's "A Diary of Private Prayer". You may follow that link to find his prayer for this evening...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 20
May 20th, 2020
[Psalms 96-100 / Proverbs 20 / John 6:67-69]Ravi Zacharias was called home to the Lord this week. Ravi's life work articulated the truth of the gospel for the sake of inviting faith. In his book Jesus...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 19
May 19th, 2020
[Psalms 91-95 / Proverbs 19 / Luke 8:22-25]"In stormy times, how do you act in faith? How do you have the fearless ability to look at the storm and not be so scared?" This is Tim Keller's opening ques...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 18
May 18th, 2020
[Psalms 86-90 / Proverbs 18 / John 8:31-32]Then Jesus said to the Jews who had believed in him, “If you continue in my word, you are truly my disciples; and you will know the truth, and the truth will...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 16
May 16th, 2020
Thank you Anthony Spain for this Saturday music devotional:Watchman, will the night soon pass? (Isaiah 21:11–12)One of the great things about being a musician is sometimes, after all the hard work tha...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 15
May 15th, 2020
[Psalms 71-75 / Proverbs 15 / Ephesians 2:1-10]I’m not sure if you have ever opened up the Presbyterian Book of Order. It’s the constitution of the Presbyterian Church (USA), alongside the Bible. Ther...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 14
May 14th, 2020
We have been reflecting on worship all this week, and most of us are used to the idea of morning devotions. I wonder how familiar you are with praying at different hours of the day -- midday, at the e...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 13
May 13th, 2020
[Psalms 61-65 / Proverbs 13 / Ephesians 6:10-18]Guest devotional this morning! My friend Rev. Michael Neelley, who preached for us here at West Side last fall and is a pastor at Tierra Nueva, uploaded...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner
Devotion - May 12
May 12th, 2020
[Psalms 56-60 / Proverbs 12 / Ephesians 1:3-14]“Oh God, to know you is life. To serve you is freedom. To praise you is the soul’s joy and delight.” – St. Augustine How is praise going for you these da...  Read More
by Laurie Brenner