Motivations for Gospel Living

How are Christians motivated to live a life that is motivated by the Gospel in the midst of growing animosity from the culture around them? Paul gives us three hopes we should believe from Romans 15:8-13.

The Folly of Trusting in Self

What happens when we are overconfident in our own abilities? Like Peter in Mark 14, we too will stumble when we buy into the folly of trusting in self.

5 Reasons to Cherish the Word of God

Why should Christians consider the Bible precious? Here are five great reasons.

11 Fruits of Authentic Christianity

What does it look like when a person is truly saved? The Bible offers at least eleven things that will be evident in a person’s like if they are born again believers.

“Follow Me: 8 Qualities of a True Disciple of Christ”

What are the qualities of a true disciple of Christ? Jesus shows us eight things in His famous exhortation in Matthew 16:24-27.

Becoming Nothing

The famous Philippians 2 passage that highlights the humility of Jesus challenges us to be self-forgetters (“become nothing”) for the glory of God.

The Lord Will Establish Your Plans

I’m new here on staff at MWSB and as I’ve been thinking of what to write for the newsletter devotional, I have to admit it’s felt a little daunting. I can only share what God’s been teaching me recently and I hope and pray it might encourage you. It has been just over 15 years […]

Persevering Through Sanctification

Last week I took on the challenge of ascending Steamboat for the first time. Since I arrived to MWSB pregnant and have since spent my days with my sweet little Kade, I haven’t had the opportunity or desire to attempt the climb. I finally talked myself into it this past Saturday and went with one […]

Praying the Lord’s Prayer

I want to highlight 2 phrases of the Lord’s prayer found in Matt 6:9-13. As I have been reading this passage God has spoken to my heart in a powerful way. I pray that he will use his word to do the same for you. “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be Your name, Your kingdom […]