Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

A Bigger Plot

Today's Scripture John 11:47-57 (NIV) Then the chief priests and the Pharisees called a meeting of the Sanhedrin. “What are we accomplishing?” they asked. “Here is this man performing many signs. 48 If we let him go on like this, everyone will believe in him, and then the Romans will come and take away both our temple and our nation.” 49 Then one of them, named Caiaphas, who was high priest that year, spoke up, “You know nothing at all! 50 You do not realize that it is better... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, May 31, 2015 | 21 comments

The Unexpected

Today's Scripture John 11:18-46 (NIV) Now Bethany was less than two miles from Jerusalem, 19 and many Jews had come to Martha and Mary to comfort them in the loss of their brother. 20 When Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went out to meet him, but Mary stayed at home. 21 “Lord,” Martha said to Jesus, “if you had been here, my brother would not have died. 22 But I know that even now God will give you whatever you ask.” 23 Jesus said to her, “Your brother will rise... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, May 30, 2015 | 4 comments

Jesus Knows Best and Loves Most

Today's Scripture John 11:1-17 (NIV) Now a man named Lazarus was sick. He was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. 2 This Mary, whose brother Lazarus now lay sick, was the same one who poured perfume on the Lord and wiped his feet with her hair.) 3 So the sisters sent word to Jesus, "Lord, the one you love is sick." 4 When he heard this, Jesus said, "This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God's glory so that God's Son may be glorified... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Friday, May 29, 2015 | 4 comments

The Privileges of Belonging to Jesus

Today's Scripture John 10:22-30 (NIV) Then came the Festival of Dedication at Jerusalem. It was winter, 23 and Jesus was in the temple courts walking in Solomon's Colonnade. 24 The Jews who were there gathered around him, saying, "How long will you keep us in suspense? If you are the Messiah, tell us plainly." 25 Jesus answered, "I did tell you, but you do not believe. The works I do in my Father's name testify about me, 26 but you do not believe because you are not my... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Thursday, May 28, 2015 | 3 comments

The Good Shepherd

Today's Scripture John 10:1-18 (NIV) "Very truly I tell you Pharisees, anyone who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. 2 The one who enters by the gate is the shepherd of the sheep. 3 The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. 4 When he has brought out all his own, he goes on ahead of them, and his sheep follow him because they... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 1 comments