Minute with Myers

Minute with Myers

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Brief daily devotional to help you along. Cover art photo provided by Lukas Blazek on Unsplash: https://unsplash.com/@goumbik


Opportunity to be the Opportunity
Aug 19 • 1 min
‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭12:15‬a ‭CEB “Make sure that no one misses out on God’s grace.” ‬‬
Multiplying Emotions
Aug 8 • 2 min
“When my anxieties multiply, your comforting calms me down.” ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭94:19‬ ‭CEB‬‬
Gotta Get It Finished
Jul 16 • 2 min
“I’m sure about this: the one who started a good work in you will stay with you to complete the job by the day of Christ Jesus.” ‭‭Philippians‬ ‭1:6‬ ‭CEB‬‬
A Way With Words
Jul 10 • 1 min
“Don’t let any foul words come out of your mouth. Only say what is helpful when it is needed for building up the community so that it benefits those who hear what you say.” ‭‭Ephesians‬ ‭4:29‬ ‭CEB‬‬
Grace ➡️ Grow ➡️ Provide ➡️ Grace
Jul 8 • 2 min
“He told another parable to them: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and planted in his field. It’s the smallest of all seeds. But when it’s grown, it’s the largest of all vegetable plants. It becomes a tree so that the birds…
Grace, Love, and Community
Jun 15 • 2 min
‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭13:13‬ ‭CEB‬‬ “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.”
Why get better? Reason #1
Jun 13 • 2 min
‭‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭9:26-27‬ ‭CEB “So now this is how I run—not without a clear goal in sight. I fight like a boxer in the ring, not like someone who is shadowboxing. Rather, I’m landing punches on my own body and subduing it like a slave. I do this to be…
Content in any Circumstances
Jun 11 • 2 min
‭‭Philippians‬ ‭4:12-13‬ ‭CEB “I know the experience of being in need and of having more than enough; I have learned the secret to being content in any and every circumstance, whether full or hungry or whether having plenty or being poor. I can endure all…
Good Friday
Apr 19 • 1 min
It’s “Good” because it reveals how much God loves you. “God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him won’t perish but will have eternal life.” ‭‭John‬ ‭3:16‬ ‭CEB‬‬
Maundy Thursday
Apr 18 • 2 min
‭‭John‬ ‭13:34-35‬ (‭NIV) “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” ‬The Three Commands - Remember, serve, and love
The Past Shapes Our Faith, and Our Faith Shapes The Future
Apr 5 • 2 min
“He said to them, “I have earnestly desired to eat this Passover with you before I suffer.” ‭‭Luke‬ ‭22:15‬ ‭CEB‬‬
Stressed Out? Bring God In.
Apr 2 • 2 min
‭‭Psalms‬ ‭43:5‬ ‭CEB “Why, I ask myself, are you so depressed? Why are you so upset inside? Hope in God! Because I will again give him thanks, my saving presence and my God.” ‬‬
The One Thing That Can’t Be Taken
Mar 26 • 2 min
Romans‬ ‭8:38‬ ‭CEB‬‬ “I’m convinced that nothing can separate us from God’s love in Christ Jesus our Lord: not death or life, not angels or rulers, not present things or future things, not powers” ‭‭
Build Up or Break Down
Mar 16 • 1 min
“So let’s strive for the things that bring peace and the things that build each other up.” ‭‭Romans‬ ‭14:19‬ ‭CEB‬‬
God in Every Moment
Mar 15 • 1 min
Happy moments, praise God Difficult moments, seek God Quiet moments, worship God Painful moments, trust God Every moment, thank God
God for the Broken-Hearted
Mar 13 • 2 min
“The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he saves those whose spirits are crushed.” ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭34:18‬ (CEB)
Heart Change = Life Change
Mar 8 • 1 min
Romans‬ ‭2:4‬ ‭CEB‬‬ “Or do you have contempt for the riches of God’s generosity, tolerance, and patience? Don’t you realize that God’s kindness is supposed to lead you to change your heart and life?
Ash Wednesday
Mar 6 • 2 min
Why Ash Wednesday? What’s the meaning behind the Ashes on the forehead?
Trust in Transition
Mar 1 • 1 min
Jesus could trust Moses and Elijah, who do you trust in difficult times? Luke‬ ‭9:30-31‬ ‭CEB - “Two men, Moses and Elijah, were talking with him. They were clothed with heavenly splendor and spoke about Jesus’ departure, which he would achieve in…
God’s Representatives
Feb 26 • 1 min
‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭5:20a‬ ‭CEB - “So we are ambassadors who represent Christ.” ‬‬
Fed People, Feed People
Feb 22 • 1 min
Why be part of a community of faith? Why go to church? One reason is to be fed with God’s love and grace so that you can the go out and distribute that same love and grace in the world.
What’s in Your Heart?
Feb 20 • 2 min
‭‭1 Samuel‬ ‭16:7‬ ‭(CEB) - “But the LORD said to Samuel, “Have no regard for his appearance or stature, because I haven’t selected him. God doesn’t look at things like humans do. Humans see only what is visible to the eyes, but the LORD sees into the…
Life Together
Feb 19 • 1 min
‭‭Galatians‬ ‭6:2‬ (‭CEB) - “Carry each other’s burdens and so you will fulfill the law of Christ.” ‬‬
Imitation
Feb 17 • 1 min
‭‭Philippians‬ ‭3:17‬ (‭CEB) “Brothers and sisters, become imitators of me and watch those who live this way—you can use us as models.” ‬‬
St. Valentine’s Day - God is Love
Feb 14 • 1 min
‭‭1 John‬ ‭4:7-8‬ ‭CEB “Dear friends, let’s love each other, because love is from God, and everyone who loves is born from God and knows God. The person who doesn’t love does not know God, because God is love.” ‬‬
Love Destroys the Divide
Feb 13 • 2 min
Isaiah 64:1. “If only you would tear open the heavens and come down!”
Get Away to Pray
Feb 11 • 1 min
Luke 5:16 - “But Jesus would withdraw to deserted places for prayer.” ‭‭Luke‬ ‭5:16‬ ‭CEB‬‬
Distributors of Grace
Feb 8 • 1 min
Acts 20:24 - “But nothing, not even my life, is more important than my completing my mission. This is nothing other than the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus: to testify about the good news of God’s grace.”
See the Art, See the Artist
Feb 6 • 1 min
Psalm 19 :1 “Heaven is declaring God’s glory; the sky is proclaiming his handiwork.” ‭‭
Light in the Wilderness
Feb 5 • 2 min
Matthew 28:20 “I am with you always.”
Can’t Take It From You
Feb 4 • 1 min
Nothing can separate us from God’s love. Romans 8: 38-39
Strength in Grace
Jan 31 • 1 min
2 Timothy 2:1
The GOAT needs
Jan 30 • 1 min
1 Corinthians 13: 1-8, 13
New Day, New Year, What’s My Attitude?
Jan 4 • 1 min
Brief daily devotional. 1st episode, let me know what you think.