Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

They Matter to Him!

Today's Scripture Luke 15:1-7 (NIV) Now the tax collectors and sinners were all gathering around to hear Jesus. 2 But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law muttered, "This man welcomes sinners and eats with them."   3 Then Jesus told them this parable: 4 "Suppose one of you has a hundred sheep and loses one of them. Doesn¹t he leave the ninety-nine in the open country and go after the lost sheep until he finds it? 5 And when he finds it, he joyfully puts it on his... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Friday, February 28, 2014 | 5 comments

The Best Kind of Party

Today's Scripture Luke 14:12-14 (NIV) Then Jesus said to his host, "When you give a luncheon or dinner, do not invite your friends, your brothers or sisters, your relatives, or your rich neighbors; if you do, they may invite you back and so you will be repaid. 13 But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind, 14 and you will be blessed. Although they cannot repay you, you will be repaid at the resurrection of the righteous." Today's... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Thursday, February 27, 2014 | 3 comments

Small Beginnings, Big Endings

Today's Scripture Luke 13:18-21 (NIV) Then Jesus asked, "What is the kingdom of God like? What shall I compare it to? 19 It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree, and the birds perched in its branches."   20 Again he asked, "What shall I compare the kingdom of God to? 21 It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty pounds of flour until it worked all through the dough." Today's Message ... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 3 comments

Rich Toward God

Today's Scripture Luke 12:13-21 (NIV) Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.”   14 Jesus replied, “Man, who appointed me a judge or an arbiter between you?”  15 Then he said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; life does not consist in an abundance of possessions.”    16 And he told them this parable: “The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest.  ... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 3 comments

God is a Gift Giver

Today's Scripture Luke 11:9-13 (NIV) "So I say to you: Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.   10 For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.     11 "Which of you fathers, if your son asks for  a fish, will give him a snake instead?   12 Or if he asks for an egg, will give him a scorpion?   13 If you then, though you... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Monday, February 24, 2014 | 7 comments