Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

Come Now

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 14:15-24 (NIV) When one of those at the table with him heard this, he said to Jesus, "Blessed is the man who will eat at the feast in the kingdom of God."  16Jesus replied: "A certain man was preparing a great banquet and invited many guests. 17At the time of the banquet he sent his servant to tell those who had been invited, 'Come, for everything is now ready.'  18"But they all alike began to make... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, July 31, 2016 | 10 comments

Looking Out For Others

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 14:7-14 (NIV) When he noticed how the guests picked the places of honor at the table, he told them this parable: 8"When someone invites you to a wedding feast, do not take the place of honor, for a person more distinguished than you may have been invited. 9If so, the host who invited both of you will come and say to you, 'Give this man your seat.' Then, humiliated, you will have to take the least important place. 10But... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, July 30, 2016 | 32 comments

What Does God Want?

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 14:1-6 (NIV) One Sabbath, when Jesus went to eat in the house of a prominent Pharisee, he was being carefully watched. 2There in front of him was a man suffering from dropsy. 3Jesus asked the Pharisees and experts in the law, "Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath or not?" 4But they remained silent. So taking hold of the man, he healed him and sent him away.  5Then he asked them, "If one of you has a son or an... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Friday, July 29, 2016 | 6 comments

Tough and Tender

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 13:31-35 (NIV) At that time some Pharisees came to Jesus and said to him, "Leave this place and go somewhere else. Herod wants to kill you."  32He replied, "Go tell that fox, 'I will drive out demons and heal people today and tomorrow, and on the third day I will reach my goal.' 33In any case, I must keep going today and tomorrow and the next day--for surely no prophet can die outside Jerusalem!  ... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Thursday, July 28, 2016 | 16 comments

Reality Check

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 13:22-30 (NIV) Then Jesus went through the towns and villages, teaching as he made his way to Jerusalem. 23Someone asked him, "Lord, are only a few people going to be saved?" He said to them, 24"Make every effort to enter through the narrow door, because many, I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able to. 25Once the owner of the house gets up and closes the door, you will stand outside knocking and... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | 7 comments