Antioch Devotionals- September 7-11
on September 8th, 2020
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH Matthew 11:28-30Labor Day by Shawn HammontreeAre you tired? Does your job have you exhausted? Did you lose your job recently and you are trying to find a way to make ends meet? Does life have you carrying a load of burden? Chances are life has, or has had, each one of us answering a big “YES!” to at least one of these questions. Life can be difficult. “Adulting”, (as the...
Antioch Devotionals- August 31- September 4
on September 1st, 2020
MONDAY, AUGUST 31ST Romans 10:15THANK YOU, BOBBY TUCKER!“How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news.”- Romans 10:15For fifty-three years Bobby Tucker has been preaching the good news. In those six decades, he has spread the news of Christ to thousands. Whether that be on Sunday mornings/nights or Wednesday nights at the churches he served, or speaking at conferences, camps, and revi...
Antioch Devotionals- August 24-28
on August 25th, 2020
MONDAY, AUGUST 24TH Matthew 5:9By Nita Kay Freeman“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the sons of God”- Matthew 5:9 Peace . . . it’s what we all long for. I’m enjoying my empty nest. One thing I can say about it, is it’s pretty peaceful. As the mother of 3 children that were very close in age, peace wasn’t something that you found around our house very often! I felt like all ...
Antioch Devotionals- August 17-21
on August 19th, 2020
MONDAY, AUGUST 17TH Philippians 4:6-8By Cindy Beckman“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything, by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatev...
Antioch Devotionals- August 10-14
on August 14th, 2020
MONDAY, AUGUST 10TH Matthew 5:7By Shawn Hammontree“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.”- Matthew 5:7I have to make a personal confession. There was a time in my late teens where God showed incredible grace and mercy towards me. I was convicted of my sins. (And I’m ashamed to say that they were more than I care to admit.) I confessed those sins. I turned from those sins. And G...
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...