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November 30, 2018

28 Once safely on shore, we found out that the island was called Malta. 2 The islanders showed us unusual kindness. The unusual kindness we want to think about today is like an uncommon kindness. It can be an extraordinary kindness, or it can be an ordinary kindness do...

November 29, 2018

Storms can hit every area of your life. And our first reaction in storms, is to try and find our own solutions.  These soldiers think that the way forward is to jump ship.  The sailors were trying to escape on life boats pretending they were letting down more anchors....

November 27, 2018

A passenger on an ocean liner was enduring a rough Atlantic crossing. As he leaned over the rail, his face a shade of green, a steward came along and tried to encourage him: “Don’t be discouraged, sir! No one’s ever died of seasickness yet!” The nauseous passenger look...

November 26, 2018

A transformed life is a powerful thing. It’s inspiring. It’s noticeable. It can be shocking. And for our purposes today, perhaps the most important attribute of a transformed life is that it’s intriguing. Have you ever met someone who lost a ton of weight? Or maybe som...

November 25, 2018

Many years ago, the painter John Sargent was in Italy. He learned that his train would be quite late. Others who were waiting for the train paced back and forth at the station, complaining about the heat and the delay, expressing their frustration.  But Sargent sat dow...

November 23, 2018

In our reading today Paul explains the accusations to a new courtroom. Unsure how to handle Paul’s case, the governor Felix calls for help and yet again Paul is sent to jail to wait. What I love is that Paul uses this time of waiting as an opportunity to share the gosp...

November 22, 2018

In our devotions this week everything that Paul has tried to do since he came to Jerusalem has ended in a riot. From purifying himself, to giving testimony to sharing with the Sanhedrin…everything has ended in a riot and now he's a prisoner. Plus! There are a bunch of...

November 22, 2018

If you’ve ever started a new job or can think back to the first time you stepped into GWAC or any new environment…you know the feeling, right? That feeling of unease: What is happening? Where do I go? What am I supposed to be doing? You’re nervous that you’re going to...

November 20, 2018

Have you ever wondered why we love hearing stories? 

Our stories are one of our most powerful forms of communication. They’re not limited to words spoken from one person to another; stories span countries, audiences and generations. They can be told on a page, in pictur...

November 19, 2018

Time and time again I am blown away by how much Paul is willing to endure for the gospel. As I comfortably sit in a local café writing this devotion I wonder if I could ever really withstand the persecution Paul faced. I don’t want to take away from the hard times we a...

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