Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

Godly Leadership

Today's Scripture 1 Thessalonians 2:10-13 (NIV) You are witnesses, and so is God, of how holy, righteous and blameless we were among you who believed. 11 For you know that we dealt with each of you as a father deals with his own children, 12 encouraging, comforting and urging you to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory. 13 And we also thank God continually because, when you received the word of God, which you heard from us, you accepted it not... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Checking the Pulse

Today's Scripture Today, we begin to read the Apostle Paul's first letter to the church at Thessalonika, commonly called "First Thessalonians."   1 Thessalonians 1:4-10 (NIV) For we know, brothers loved by God, that he has chosen you, 5 because our gospel came to you not simply with words, but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction. You know how we lived among you for your sake. 6 You became imitators of us and of the Lord; in spite of severe... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Monday, September 29, 2014

Strategic Living

Today's Scripture Colossians 4:2-6 (NIV) Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. 3 And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. 4 Pray that I may proclaim it clearly, as I should. 5 Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. 6 Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, September 28, 2014

Dress for Success

Today's Scripture Colossians 3:12-17 (NIV) Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. 13 Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. 14 And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. 15 Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, September 27, 2014

Running a Marathon

Today's Scripture Colossians 2:6-7 (NIV) So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, 7 rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness. Today's Message Running a Marathon Every marathon runner will tell you that there comes a point in the long journey when you hit a wall. Your body aches and cries out for you to quit. But that is the point where you must gather... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Friday, September 26, 2014