Lent 2018

Join us in a time of spiritual reflection and prayer this Lenten season.

Please submit your name and email address and you will receive a daily Lenten devotional to your email each morning. We pray that you will feel the deep love of our Savior this season.

April 2, 2018

April 2nd. ReForming.

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week comes from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more and download your copy on our website. BEGIN BY FINDING […]
April 1, 2018

April 1st. The Resurrection Promise.

An Easter Greeting: Christ is Risen! Christ is Risen indeed! Alleluia! Luke 24:1-8  1 On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices […]
March 31, 2018

March 31st. Beyond Words.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Ephesians 3:20-21 Now to the God who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according […]
March 30, 2018

March 30th. I Forgive You.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Luke 23:32-43 32 Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with him to be executed. 33 When they came to […]
March 29, 2018

March 29th. Take Me To The Alley (A Prayer for Maundy Thursday).

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. John 13:34 34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love […]
March 28, 2018

March 28th. Baseball is My Happy Place.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Luke 8:39 “Return home and tell how much God has done for you.” So the man went away and told […]
March 27, 2018

March 27th. Changing the Order.

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week comes from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more and download your copy on our website. BEGIN BY FINDING […]
March 26, 2018

March 26th. Waiting.

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week comes from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more and download your copy on our website. BEGIN BY FINDING […]
March 25, 2018

March 25th. Palm Sunday: Embody Me.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Colossians 2:9-10 For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, …and in Christ you have […]
March 24, 2018

March 24th. Oh Love that Will Not Let Me Go.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Jeremiah 31:3b I have loved you with an everlasting love;     I have drawn you with unfailing kindness. An excerpt from […]
March 23, 2018

March 23rd. Subversive Hope.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 30:11-12 11 You have turned my mourning into dancing;     you have taken off my sackcloth     and clothed me with joy, […]
March 22, 2018

March 22nd. Prayer of Reconciliation.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. 2 Corinthians 5:16-21 16 So from now on we regard no one from a worldly point of view. Though we once […]
March 21, 2018

March 21st. Awe.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. 2 Corinthians 1:3-7 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,the Father of compassion and the […]
March 20, 2018

March 20th. Befriend Your Inner Witness.

BEGIN BY FINDING A QUIET PLACE.  Begin by finding a quiet place where you can settle in a way that fosters deep peace and relaxation. Allow time for your mind […]
March 19, 2018

March 19th. We Are Pots.

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week comes from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more and download your copy on our website. BEGIN BY FINDING […]
March 18, 2018

March 18th. Turning Point #7.

This week, in follow-up to Sunday’s Sermon and 2nd hour activity/discussion, our Lenten devotionals feature stories of “Turning Points”–moments where one’s journey moved in a new direction.  TAKE A MOMENT […]
March 17, 2018

March 17th. Turning Point #6.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 30:6-10 6 As for me, I said in my prosperity,     “I shall never be moved.” 7 By your favor, O Lord, […]
March 16, 2018

March 16th. Turning Point #5

This week, in follow-up to Sunday’s Sermon and 2nd hour activity/discussion, our Lenten devotionals feature stories of “Turning Points”–moments where one’s journey moved in a new direction.  TAKE A MOMENT […]
March 15, 2018

March 15th. Turning Point #4

This week, in follow-up to Sunday’s Sermon and 2nd hour activity/discussion, our Lenten devotionals feature stories of “Turning Points”–moments where one’s journey moved in a new direction.  TAKE A MOMENT […]
March 14, 2018

March 14th. Turning Point #3

This week, in follow-up to Sunday’s Sermon and 2nd hour activity/discussion, our Lenten devotionals feature stories of “Turning Points”–moments where one’s journey moved in a new direction.  TAKE A MOMENT […]
March 13, 2018

March 13th. Turning Point #2.

This week, in follow-up to Sunday’s Sermon and 2nd hour activity/discussion, our Lenten devotionals will feature stories of “Turning Points”–moments where one’s journey moved in a new direction.  TAKE A […]
March 12, 2018

March 12th. Turning Point #1.

This week, in follow-up to Sunday’s Sermon and 2nd hour activity/discussion, our Lenten devotionals will feature stories of “Turning Points”–moments where one’s journey moved in a new direction.  TAKE A […]
March 11, 2018

March 11th. Patient Trust.

BEGIN BY FINDING A QUIET PLACE.  Begin by finding a quiet place where you can settle in a way that fosters deep peace and relaxation. Allow time for your mind […]
March 10, 2018

March 10th. Longing for Your Commands.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 119-129-139 (NRSV) 129 Your decrees are wonderful;     therefore my soul keeps them. 130 The unfolding of your words gives light;     it […]
March 9, 2018

March 9th. Do You Dance in the Rain?

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 30:4-5 4 Sing praises to the Lord, O you God’s faithful ones,     and give thanks to God’s holy name. 5 For […]
March 8, 2018

March 8th. I love you baber.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. John 15:12-13 12 My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. 13 Greater love has no one than […]
March 7, 2018

March 7th. Anxiety becomes a Friend.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. John 5:6 “Do you want to be made well?” “ANXIETY BECOMES A FRIEND” by Janet Hagberg How absurd, to think […]
March 6, 2018

March 6th. Wrestling with God.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Genesis 32:24-32 24 Then Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak. 25 When he saw that he […]
March 5, 2018

March 5th. Are You Listening?

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week comes from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more and download your copy on our website. BEGIN BY FINDING […]
March 4, 2018

March 4th. An Encouragement to Love.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Proverbs 19:21 Many plans are in one’s heart, but the counsel of the Lord will stand.  REFLECTION by Emma Bailey, Colonial […]
March 3, 2018

March 3rd. ReForming in Prayer.

AN INVITATION: STATIONS OF REFORMING PRAYER WALK Today marks the beginning of the Visioning Team meetings. We will meet from 12:00-4:30 today and tomorrow. Will you join us in prayer? […]
March 2, 2018

March 2nd. Prolonged Courage.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. 2 Timothy 1:3-7 3 I am grateful to God—whom I worship with a clear conscience, as my ancestors did—when I remember […]
March 1, 2018

March 1st. Rejoice.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Philippians 4:4-7 4 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. 5 Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is […]
February 28, 2018

February 28th. ReFilling.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 30:1-3 1 I will extol you, O Lord, for you have drawn me up,     and did not let my foes […]
February 26, 2018

February 27th. The True Identity of Ashes.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 30:8-12 8 To you, O Lord, I cried,     and to the Lord I made supplication: 9 “What profit is there in […]
February 26, 2018

February 26th. Losing & Finding Life.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Mark 8:35 For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for […]
February 25, 2018

February 25th. To Be Called Beloved.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. I John 4:7-12 7 Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of […]
February 24, 2018

February 24th. Where is Home?

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. John 14:1-4 1 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. Believe in God, believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house there […]
February 23, 2018

February 23rd. God As Potter.

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week comes from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more and download your copy on our website.   BEGIN BY […]
February 22, 2018

February 22nd. Making Space.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Genesis 1:1-5 In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, 2 the earth was a formless void and darkness […]
February 21, 2018

February 21st. Sacred Listening.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Psalm 30 1 I will extol you, O Lord, for you have drawn me up,     and did not let my foes […]
February 20, 2018

February 20th. A Mission That Cannot Wait.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Mark 1:21-28 21 They went to Capernaum; and when the sabbath came, he entered the synagogue and taught. 22 They were astounded […]
February 19, 2018

February 19th. But We Proclaim Christ Crucified.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 18 For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who […]
February 18, 2018

February 18th. The Mystery of Difference.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Ephesians 2:14-22 14 For Christ is our peace; in his flesh Christ has made both groups into one and has broken […]
February 17, 2018

February 17th. God as Rock.

Throughout the Lenten Journey, one the daily devotionals per week will come from the ReForming Spiritual Reflections. You can find more, and download your copy on our website.   TAKE […]
February 15, 2018

February 16th. ReForm. ReDiscover. ReEmpower.

TAKE A MOMENT TO BREATHE IN GOD’S PRESENCE as you begin. Joel 2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 1 Blow the trumpet in Zion;     sound the alarm on my holy mountain! Let […]
February 15, 2018

February 15th. Welcome to the Lenten Journey.

Welcome…to Lent. This journey is one of remembrance, of reflection, and of repentance. As we open ourselves up to God’s invitations, may we find ourselves continually transformed and deepened in faith […]