Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

The Mystery of God's Eternal Plan

Today's Scripture Ephesians 1:3-14 (NIV) Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ. 4 For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In love 5 he predestined us for adoption to sonshipthrough Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will- 6 to the praise of his glorious grace, which he has freely given us in the One he loves.... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Wednesday, September 30, 2015 | 23 comments

The Law of Sowing

Today's Scripture Galatians 6:7-10 (NIV) Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows.  8 Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life.  9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.  10 Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Tuesday, September 29, 2015 | 4 comments

Live by the Spirit

Today's Scripture Luke 2:36-40 (NIV) So I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. 17 For the flesh desires what is contrary to the Spirit, and the Spirit what is contrary to the flesh. They are in conflict with each other, so that you are not to do whatever you want. 18 But if you are led by the Spirit, you are not under the law. 19 The acts of the flesh are obvious: sexual immorality, impurity and debauchery; 20 idolatry and witchcraft;... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Monday, September 28, 2015 | 3 comments

Not Slaves but Sons

Today's Scripture Galatians 4:3-7 (NIV) So also, when we were underage, we were in slavery under the elemental spiritual forces of the world. 4 But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship. 6 Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, "Abba, Father." 7 So you are no longer a slave, but God's child;... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, September 27, 2015 | 10 comments

It's Just Not Going to Work

Today's Scripture Galatians 2:15-16 (NIV) "We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles 16 know that a person is not justified by the works of the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ. So we, too, have put our faith in Christ Jesus that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by the works of the law, because by the works of the law no one will be justified. Today's Message It's Just Not Going to Work Have you ever tried to tackle some home improvement... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, September 26, 2015 | 5 comments