Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

Great Faith Makes Much of God, Less of Me

Today's Scripture Luke 7:1-10 (NIV) When Jesus had finished saying all this to the people who were listening, he entered Capernaum.  2 There a centurion's servant, whom his master valued highly, was sick and about to die.  3 The centurion heard of Jesus and sent some elders of the Jews to him, asking him to come and heal his servant.  4 When they came to Jesus, they pleaded earnestly with him, "This man deserves to have you do this,  5 because he loves... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Tuesday, March 31, 2015

A Love of Astounding Generosity

Today's Scripture Luke 6:27-36 (NIV) "But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,  28 bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.  29 If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do not withhold your shirt from them.  30 Give to everyone who asks you, and if anyone takes what belongs to you, do not demand it back.  31 Do to others as you would have... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Monday, March 30, 2015

Changing All the Values

Today's Scripture Luke 6:20-26 (NIV) Looking at his disciples, he said: "Blessed are you who are poor,        for yours is the kingdom of God. 21 Blessed are you who hunger now,        for you will be satisfied. Blessed are you who weep now,        for you will laugh. 22 Blessed are you when people hate you,        when they exclude you and insult you     ... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, March 29, 2015

Why did Levi Follow Jesus?

Today's Scripture Luke 5:27-32 (NIV) After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector by the name of Levi sitting at his tax booth. "Follow me," Jesus said to him,  28 and Levi got up, left everything and followed him. 29 Then Levi held a great banquet for Jesus at his house, and a large crowd of tax collectors and others were eating with them.  30 But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law who belonged to their sect complained to his disciples, "Why do you... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, March 28, 2015

A Whole New Vision of God

Today's Scripture Luke 5:1-11 (NIV) One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God.  2 He saw at the water's edge two boats, left there by the fishermen, who were washing their nets.  3 He got into one of the boats, the one belonging to Simon, and asked him to put out a little from shore. Then he sat down and taught the people from the boat. 4 When he had finished speaking, he said to... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Friday, March 27, 2015