Category Archives: Acts Devotionals

Hidden in the Thorns – Acts 28:11-31

Needing a place to hide? Are the thorns in life feeling a little too prickly? Check out today’s DEEP-O-TIONAL and discover how Paul used his “thorns” as protection, inspiration, and a filter that built his relationship with God and others. Read More

Crucial Moments, Life-Changing Choices – Acts 27:27-44

My parents were not above bribery. I was nineteen years old, and my life was sliding fast down a slippery slope. During the spring semester of my freshman year at college, my dad called to offer me a deal: If I’d come home and finish my degree at a commuter college, he’d buy me a … Read More

READING THE SIGNS – Acts 27:1-26

This newborn baby stuff is tricky. Our daughter’s first baby is barely two weeks old, and I’ve said, “I don’t know,” more in these last two weeks than I’ve said it since…well, since my daughter was a newborn. For instance, is she really smiling in that picture, or is it just a gas bubble? I don’t … Read More


You’ve probably heard the phrase, “preachin’ to the choir.” It means you’re telling someone something they already know. Well, in the writing world, “preachin’ to the choir” can have another meaning that’s totally positive. It can imply a writer knows her audience and is meeting their edu-tainment needs. (I borrowed that word from my husband…who … Read More