Antioch Devotionals- March 23-27
on March 23rd, 2020
MONDAY, MARCH 23RD Luke 5:18-19By: Terri Smith“Then behold, men brought on a bed a man who was paralyzed, whom they sought to bring in and lay before Him. And when they could not find how they could bring him in, because of the crowd, they went up on the housetop and let him down with his bed through the roof into the midst before Jesus.” I’m not sure I have ever thought of friendship in the same...
Antioch Devotionals- March 16-20
on March 17th, 2020
MONDAY, MARCH 16TH Matthew 7:24Wisdom in Obedience by Paula McKee“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.” Matthew 7:24Did you wear your new red, hand-knitted poncho to school on a 97 degree day just because your Great Aunt Ailsey sent it to you in the mail? I did...when I was six! I learned to listen to the ...
Antioch Devotionals- March 9-13
on March 10th, 2020
MONDAY, MARCH 9TH Romans 14:12By Shawn Hammontree“So then, each of us will give an account of ourselves to God.” Romans 4:12“I don’t believe in God.”“I don’t need God.”“God is simply a crutch for weak people.”I have heard all these statements, and many others, from average, ordinary American people over the years in my ministry. In fact, the probability of hearing this has gone up exponentially i...
Antioch Devotionals- March 2-7
on March 3rd, 2020
MONDAY, MARCH 2ND Matthew 28:18-19By Jeff Rice“Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations…” - Matthew 28:18-19Most Christians if asked “what is the Great Commission” would say “Go and Make Disciples”, but it struck me as we read this passage last Sunday, it says “THEREFORE Go and Make Disciples.” Th...
Antioch Devotionals- Feb. 17-21
on February 17th, 2020
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH John 13:34-35By Toya Aultman“Let me give you a new command: Love one another. In the same way I loved you, you love one another. This is how everyone will recognize that you are my disciples—when they see the love you have for each other.” -John 13:34-35The Merriam Webster dictionary gives us the definition of "white hot" as: radiating white heat, extremely hot, exhibiting or...
Antioch Devotionals- Feb. 10-14
on February 12th, 2020
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH Hebrews 13:8By Terri Smith“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, and today, yes and forever.”- Hebrews 13:8A mirror shows the good and the bad of how we look. Usually when we see something in it we don't like, we fix it. We are all shapes and sizes, big ones and little ones, but in images in them will all be the same, good and bad alike. This doesn't make the mirror good or b...
Antioch Devotionals-Feb. 3-7
on February 7th, 2020
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3RD John 8:36By Shawn Hammontree“So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.” - John 8:36I wonder how many people stay away from church and the message of Christ because they have tried it all before. They came, they heard a bunch of “Do this” and “Don’t do that”, and walked away burdened thinking they could never live up to this list of rules. So they have washed thei...
Antioch Devotionals-Jan. 27-31
on January 28th, 2020
MONDAY, JANUARY 27th- Ephesians 6:12The Unseen Battle by Shawn Hammontree“For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places.” - Ephesians 6:12Paul wanted us to know that there is an unseen battle going on all around us every day between good ...