Summer Missions Recap: Chad and Philly

  Chad Grace recently sent 4 men to help the Palmers at two of the mission compounds in Chad so that they could be run more efficiently. Below is Craig’s recap of the week! “We welcomed the four men from our Akron churches on Sunday evening and drove the half...

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A Day in the Life: Chad

Our Chadian missionaries provide us with unique insight into what a normal day of life in Chad looks like. Reading this will provide you some ways to pray and the knowledge that while life is very different in a lot of ways there are ways that life in Chad looks...

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May 5 – Rhythms of Rest

TODAY’S VERSES: Matt 11:28-30 28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is...

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May 4 – Go + Do Likewise

TODAY’S VERSES:  Luke 10:25-37 25 On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 26 “What is written in the Law?” he replied. “How do you read it?” 27 He answered, “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart...

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May 3 – Keeping Our Hearts Connected to God

TODAY’S VERSES: 1 John 1:7-9 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all[a] sin.8 If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. 9 If we...

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May 2 – Continue Being Salt and Light

TODAY’S VERSES: Philippians 1:1-11 1 Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, To all God’s holy people in Christ Jesus at Philippi, together with the overseers and deacons[a]: 2 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 3 I thank my God every time I remember you. 4 In all my prayers for...

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May 1 – Pray for A Place to Regularly Serve God

TODAY’S VERSES: Mark 10:43-45 43 Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, 44 and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. 45 For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a...

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April 28 and 29 – Rest To Respond

TODAY’S VERSE: Matthew 12:1-13 12 At that time Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath. His disciples were hungry and began to pick some heads of grain and eat them. 2 When the Pharisees saw this, they said to him, “Look! Your disciples are doing what is unlawful on the Sabbath.” 3 He answered, “Haven’t...

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