Contemplation Website Banner
 

group-hug
 

 
More to Life
Videos

 
More to Life
Events

 

 
More to Life
Sermoncasts


Devotions for Life

Power over Life and Death

John 11:17-37

Read
Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. Everyone who
lives in me and believes in me will never ever die. Do you believe this, Martha?”
 
“Yes, Lord,” she told him. “I have always believed you are the Messiah, the Son of God, the one who has come into the
world from God.” Then she returned to Mary. She called Mary aside from the mourners and told her, “The Teacher is
here and wants to see you.” So Mary immediately went to him.

Read more...

Mustard-Seed Faith

Luke 17:1-10 

Read

The apostles said to the Lord, “Show us how to increase our faith.”

The Lord answered, “If you had faith even as small as a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘
May you be uprooted and thrown into the sea,’ and it would obey you!
“When a servant comes in from plowing or taking care of sheep, does his master say, ‘Come in and eat with me’?
No, he says, ‘Prepare my meal, put on your apron, and serve me while I eat. Then you can eat later.’ And does the
master thank the servant for doing what he was told to do? Of course not. In the same way, when you obey me you
should say, ‘We are unworthy servants who have simply done our duty.’” (Luke 17:5-10)

Read more...

The Narrow Door

Luke 13:22-30 

Read

“Work hard to enter the narrow door to God’s Kingdom, for many will try to enter but will fail. When the master of the house has locked the door, it will be too late. You will stand outside knocking and pleading, ‘Lord, open the door for us!’ But he will reply, ‘I don’t know you or where you come from.’ Then you will say, ‘But we ate and drank with you, and you taught in our streets.’ And he will reply, ‘I tell you, I don’t know you or where you come from. Get away from me, all you who do evil.’


Read more...