Devotions

Battle Ready

Battle Ready

Blessed be the LORD, my rock, who trains my hands for battle, my fingers for war. My mercy and my fortress, my stronghold, my deliverer, My shield, in whom I...
November 19, 2022
Talk the Talk and Run the Race

Talk the Talk and Run the Race

Since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us rid ourselves of every burden and sin that clings to us and persevere in running the race...
August 14, 2022
We’re Just a Bunch of Dumb Sheep Down Here!

We’re Just a Bunch of Dumb Sheep Down Here!

“How long are you going to keep us in suspense? If you are the Christ, tell us plainly.” Jesus answered them, “I told you and you do not believe. The...
May 10, 2022
Why Jesus Loves the Poor So Much

Why Jesus Loves the Poor So Much

Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, whose hope is the LORD. // Jeremiah 17:7 Recently a teenage girl asked me, “Debbie, why do you think Jesus loves...
March 17, 2022
Step Out of Shame, Step into Freedom

Step Out of Shame, Step into Freedom

“Fear not, you shall not be put to shame; you need not blush, for you shall not be disgraced.” // Isaiah 54:4 For many years, I carried deep shame from...
December 16, 2021
Step into His Story and Yours

Step into His Story and Yours

When I was nine years old, I decided I wanted to be a writer. I think I subconsciously wanted to create and inhabit a story that was happier and more...
April 02, 2021
Journey to Jerusalem with Jesus

Journey to Jerusalem with Jesus

Growing up in a Jewish home, I have indelible memories of our yearly Passover celebration—the intense preparations of removing all leaven, cleaning, shopping, and cooking the special meal, followed by...
March 28, 2021
Come Away and Rest Awhile

Come Away and Rest Awhile

Who is Jesus to you? I wanted to say, “He’s my Lord, my Life, my Love,” but instead I lamely answered: “He’s my boss.” I am in ministry, so technically...
February 06, 2021
Waiting for the Right Thing

Waiting for the Right Thing

Perhaps if you’re like me, you spend time each day waiting for what is to come. Sometimes the anticipation fills me with an expectant joy for the coming of a...
December 06, 2020
Don't Get Comfortable!

Don't Get Comfortable!

Raised in an observant Jewish home, I had no clue Who Jesus was or what He taught. It wasn’t until my senior year of high school that I ventured into...
October 21, 2020
Shout It From the Rooftop

Shout It From the Rooftop

I’m a realist, a glass-half-empty kind of woman, and if I’m not careful, I can formulate worst case scenarios in my head and lose hope. I’m also not very emotional...
August 02, 2020
It Was Never Just About Me and Jesus

It Was Never Just About Me and Jesus

The night I met Jesus, it was love at first sight. He called, I followed, and my life was forever changed. Even in those early days of discovery and growth,...
June 05, 2020