Antioch Devotionals- August 3-7
on August 3rd, 2020
MONDAY, AUGUST 3RD 2 Timothy 4:7By Shawn HammontreeAs of this week, Bobby Tucker has been the Associate Pastor at Antioch Baptist Church for twelve years. During that time, I have gotten to know him very well- and here is what I know about him: He loves the LORD! And he desires to see others love Him as well. He loves the church! And he desires to see others love it and be active in it as well...
Antioch Devotionals- July 27-31
on July 27th, 2020
MONDAY, JULY 27TH Matthew 5:6By Shawn Hammontree“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.”- Matthew 5:6 “SNICKERS really satisfies.” This is a slogan that came out forty years ago, (Yes, it has been that long!), for the popular peanut filled candy bar. And you know what? They are right. Whenever I am hungry and it is going to be a while until my n...
Antioch Devotionals- July 20-24
on July 20th, 2020
MONDAY, JULY 20TH Psalm 51:16-17 (MSG)By Toya Aultman"Going through the motions doesn’t please you, flawless performance isnothing to you. I learned God-worship when my pride was shattered.Heart-shattered lives ready for love don’t for a moment escape God’snotice."God used Psalm 51 several years back to really speak to my heart. I hadgone through the motions for a while and just needed God to brea...
Antioch Devotionals- July 13-
on July 13th, 2020
MONDAY, JULY 13TH Matthew 5:4By Shawn Hammontree“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”- Matthew 5:4Christian, YOU and I need to get to the point of mourning. We need to be so in touch with God and His Holy Spirit that even the slightest sin in our lives leads us to mourning and repentance. And since that is easier said than done, can I encourage you to get alone with God, ev...
Antioch Devotionals- July 6-10
on July 6th, 2020
MONDAY, JULY 6TH Matthew 26:33-35By Paula McKee“But Peter said to Him, “Even though all may fall away because of You, I will NEVER fall away.” Jesus said to him, “Truly I say to you that this very night, before a rooster crows, you will deny Me three times.” Peter said to Him, “Even if I have to die with You, I will NOT deny You.” All the disciples said the same thing too.”- Matthew 26:33-35Too of...
Antioch Devotionals- June 29- July 3
on June 29th, 2020
MONDAY, JUNE 29TH Matthew 5-7By Shawn HammontreeToday I want to offer YOU three challenges.I challenge YOU…To get alone and quiet.To pray and ask God to open your eyes and heart.To read Matthew chapters 5 thru 7.Are YOU willing to take these challenges sometime between now and the time you go to bed tonight? Know that I will be praying for YOU as you read the words of the Master of all creation. T...
Antioch Devotionals- June 22-26
on June 22nd, 2020
MONDAY, JUNE 22ND Acts 3:6By Cindy BeckmanBut Peter said, “I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, rise up and walk!- Acts 3:6A crippled man was being carried each day to sit by the gate of the temple so he could ask for alms of those entering the temple. Religious people were passing him daily, responding to his requests for a coin o...
Antioch Devotionals- June 15-19
on June 15th, 2020
MONDAY, JUNE 15TH Acts 1:8 (NIV)By Cindy Beckman“But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.”- Acts 1:8The hate and disrespect in recent days is but a flagrant reminder that we are all flawed. For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God (Rom. 3:23). Governmen...
Antioch Devotionals- June 8-12
on June 8th, 2020
MONDAY, JUNE 8TH John 14:15-17Faithfulness by Paula McKee “If you love me, keep my commands. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you.” - John 14:15-17Crazy fear overtakes us: lack of re...
Antioch Devotionals-June 2-5
on June 1st, 2020
MONDAY, JUNE 1ST Acts 1:10-11By Terri Smith “And while they were gazing into heaven, as he went, behold, two men stood by them in white robes. And said, "Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into heaven? This Jesus who was taken up from you into heaven, will come in the same way as you saw him go into heaven." - Acts 1:10-11I think the disciples had gotten comfortable knowing they had Jesus wi...
Antioch Devotionals- May 25-29
on May 26th, 2020
MONDAY, MAY 25TH John 15:13 (ESV)The Gift of Self-Sacrifice by Shawn Hammontree“Greater love has no one than this that someone lay down his life for his friends.” John 15:13Memorial Day, it is a day of remembrance. It is a day where we pause and honor all those who have given their lives for our freedom. Some gave their lives on the battlefield, while others died of diseases while serving. Each ...
Antioch Devotionals- May 18-22
on May 18th, 2020
MONDAY, MAY 18TH John 5:28-29 (NKJV)The Voice of Reason by Chris Blacksmith“Do not marvel at this; for the hour is coming in which all who are in the graves will hear His voice, and come forth-those who have done good, to the resurrection of life, and those who have done evil, to the resurrection of condemnation.” John 5:28-29My first grade year of school was rather traumatic for my parents especi...