DIVING IN: A Deeper Dive into Sunday's Message

We want to help you know Christ, and our weekend services are just part of the process. Dive into these daily devotionals, which explore a deeper look at the topic from each week's Sunday sermon.


Ruth 3-4 “The LORD bless you, my daughter,” he replied. “This kindness is greater than that which you showed earlier: You have not run after the younger men, whether rich or poor.”                              Ruth 3:10   Ruth’s selflessness continues as she learns the customs of a new culture. She is requesting marriage from Boaz, … Read more


Ruth 1-2   But Ruth replied, “Don’t urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there I will be buried. May … Read more

No king

Judges 20-21 “In those days Israel had no king; everyone did as he saw fit.”                           Judges 21:25 These final chapters of Judges leave me feeling empty and hollow for the people in this account. Hosea mentions this as deep corruption (Hosea 9:9). There seem to be no words to appropriately respond to this … Read more


Judges 18-19 “They continued to use the idols Micah had made, all the time the house of God was in Shiloh.”                                                                                                                                                  Judges 18:31 The Israelites have moved very, very far from God. They have acted in their own strength to take a … Read more


Judges 16-17 Then she called, “Samson, the Philistines are upon you!” He awoke from his sleep and thought, “I’ll go out as before and shake myself free.” But he did not know that the LORD had left him.                                                                                                                  Judges 16:20 Samson’s life continues to … Read more


Judges 14-15 “Some time later, when he went back to marry her, he turned aside to look at the lion’s carcass. In it was a swarm of bees and some honey, which he scooped out with his hands and ate as he went along. When he rejoined his parents, he gave them some, and they … Read more

See to it

Judges 12-13 “Now see to it that you drink no wine or other fermented drink and that you do not eat anything unclean, because you will conceive and give birth to a son. No razor may be used on his head, because the boy is to be a Nazirite, set apart to God from birth, … Read more


Judges 10-11   But the Israelites said to the LORD, “We have sinned. Do with us whatever you think best, but please rescue us now.” Then they got rid of the foreign gods among them and served the LORD. And he could bear Israel’s misery no longer.                                                                Judges 10:15-16   … Read more


Judges 8-9 “Gideon made the gold into an ephod, which he placed in Ophrah, his town. All Israel prostituted themselves by worshiping it there, and it became a snare to Gideon and his family.”                                                                                                                                                                                               Judges 8:27 When the battles … Read more

Mighty Warrior

Judges 6-7 When the angel of the LORD appeared to Gideon, he said, “The LORD is with you, mighty warrior.”                                                                                                                                        Judges 6:12 Once again judgment is coming upon Israel. It follows the cycle in the book of Judges. Israel would serve the LORD … Read more