devotions
May 7th - May 14th

Upper Room

One of the ways that we can best remember who we are, and who God calls us to be, is to spend time in His presence. In 2015, we will follow the devotional schedule published by The Upper Room. May God bless you as you seek Him!

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God's Promise: "If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land." 2 Chronicles 7:14

Psalm for the week: Psalm 23 (Read this through prayerfully each day. As you do so, you will concentrate less on yourself and more on your Lord.)

Daily Scripture

  • Monday - Ephesians 5:1-20
  • Tuesday - Matthew 23:23-26
  • Wednesday - Hosea 11:1-4
  • Thursday - Micah 6:6-8
  • Friday - Psalm 149:1-5
  • Saturday - John 5:1-9
  • Sunday - 2 Samuel 11

Speaking with your Creator

  • about your own life
  • about those in our family of faith

--members: Bonnie Schrenker, Barb Wasner, Florence Hall, Deb Jacob, Bill Richardson, Erika Locke, Season Ciechanowski, Tina Dame, Paul Imhoff, Ed Kososki, Dolly Bock, Linnea Kunicky, Maryanne Richardson, Gwen Lightell Miller, Cheryl Reed, Joey Szumigalski & family, Justin & Eric Barth, the homebound and those in caring facilities.

--friends & relatives: Gloria Leonard, Bill Gracey, Jemina Carroll, Anya Maciulewski, Linda Richardson, Lisa & Nicholas Daugherty, Kate Kuhn, Lorraine Barth, Duane Eagan, Virginia Trunick, Eadie Children, Gary Rivit, Betty Hartlep, Krieger family, Mark Mattern, Elijah Todd, Harold Garrison.

--about our world - Friends & Family in the Armed Forces, World peace, the Mbenjere Church of Central Africa Presbyterian, members of the church in South Sudan, Veterans & disabled, poor & needy, those persecuted and martyred for their faith. (If you would like to include someone in your prayers, please fill out an “I Wish” card from the pews.)

  • Listening to your Creator: -a time of silence
  • Going out into your world: -remembering that God sends you to the people that he loves.
  • Church Prayer Families: Kati Ault & Robert Walters
  • Open Door Prayer Family: Christian’s family