Every Day With Jesus

Daily Devotionals from Pastor Quintin Stieff

Is Everybody Welcome?

Today's Scripture   Read Mark 11:12-19 (NIV) The next day as they were leaving Bethany, Jesus was hungry. 13Seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to find out if it had any fruit. When he reached it, he found nothing but leaves, because it was not the season for figs. 14Then he said to the tree, "May no one ever eat fruit from you again." And his disciples heard him say it.  15On reaching Jerusalem, Jesus entered the temple area and... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Wednesday, August 31, 2016 | 11 comments

Bittersweet

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 19:36-44 (NIV) As he went along, people spread their cloaks on the road.  37When he came near the place where the road goes down the Mount of Olives, the whole crowd of disciples began joyfully to praise God in loud voices for all the miracles they had seen: 38"Blessed is the king who comes in the name of the Lord!" "Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!" 39Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to Jesus,... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Tuesday, August 30, 2016 | 10 comments

Following the Father's Plan

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 19:28-35 (NIV) After Jesus had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. 29As he approached Bethphage and Bethany at the hill called the Mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, 30"Go to the village ahead of you, and as you enter it, you will find a colt tied there, which no one has ever ridden. Untie it and bring it here. 31If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell him, 'The... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Monday, August 29, 2016 | 19 comments

How Will You Be Remembered?

Today's Scripture   Read Mark 14:3-9 (NIV) While he was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of a man known as Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure nard. She broke the jar and poured the perfume on his head.  4Some of those present were saying indignantly to one another, "Why this waste of perfume? 5It could have been sold for more than a year's wages and the money given to the poor."... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Sunday, August 28, 2016 | 51 comments

Making The Most Out Of What We Are Given

Today's Scripture   Read Luke 19:11-27 (NIV) While they were listening to this, he went on to tell them a parable, because he was near Jerusalem and the people thought that the kingdom of God was going to appear at once. 12He said: "A man of noble birth went to a distant country to have himself appointed king and then to return. 13So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten minas. 'Put this money to work,' he said, 'until I come... Read More
Posted by Valley Church Communications at Saturday, August 27, 2016 | 5 comments