Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

Jesus Knew His Place

Today's Scripture Mark 14:61-62 (NIV) But Jesus remained silent and gave no answer. Again the high priest asked him, "Are you the Christ, the Son of the Blessed One?" 62 "I am," said Jesus. "And you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven." Today's Message Jesus Knew His Place When push came to shove, Jesus knew his place. And that place was so far above any other human being, it's... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, March 31, 2013 | 5 comments

The Perfect Attitude in Prayer

Today's Scripture Mark 14:35-36 (NIV) Going a little farther, he fell to the ground and prayed that if possible the hour might pass from him. 36 "Abba, Father," he said, "everything is possible for you. Take this cup from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will." Today's Message The Perfect Attitude in Prayer There is something remarkable about Jesus' prayer of despair in the Garden of Gethsemane. In his heart cry to the Father, he shows himself to be the... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, March 30, 2013 | 5 comments

Better Off Never Born

Today's Scripture Mark 14:18-21 (NIV) While they were reclining at the table eating, he said, "I tell you the truth, one of you will betray me--one who is eating with me." 19 They were saddened, and one by one they said to him, "Surely not I?" 20 "It is one of the Twelve," he replied, "one who dips bread into the bowl with me. 21 The Son of Man will go just as it is written about him. But woe to that man who betrays the Son of Man! It would be better for him if he had... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Friday, March 29, 2013 | 10 comments

How Will You Be Remembered

Today's Scripture Mark 14:3-9 (NIV) While he was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of a man known as Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure nard. She broke the jar and poured the perfume on his head. 4 Some of those present were saying indignantly to one another, "Why this waste of perfume? 5 It could have been sold for more than a year's wages and the money given to the poor." And they rebuked her harshly. ... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Thursday, March 28, 2013 | 6 comments

The Measure of a Gift

Today's Scripture Mark 12:41-44 (NIV) Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. 42 But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a fraction of a penny. 43 Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, "I tell you the truth, this poor widow has put more into the treasury than all the others. 44 They all gave out of their... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Wednesday, March 27, 2013 | 3 comments