Author: Lisa Samra

Our Daily Bread

Refreshing Words

Woven throughout the godly wisdom given in the book of Proverbs are many insights on the power of our words to heal or harm.  Today’s

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Christian Life

Moved to Action

In the familiar story of the Good Samaritan in Luke’s Gospel explored in this post, we are invited again to consider not only the question,

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Our Daily Bread

A Thanksgiving Blessing

Happy Thanksgiving! Today’s devotional reminds us that there are blessings when we practice hospitality at Thanksgiving or any time of the year. All is well,

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Our Daily Bread

More Precious Than Gold

While visiting a yard sale in Connecticut, a man discovered this bowl featuring designs incorporating lotus, peony, chrysanthemum and pomegranate blossoms. He swiftly purchased the

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Our Daily Bread

Hope for the Hurting

“Most people carry scars that others can’t see or understand.” The vulnerability of this quote stuck with me because it came from a Major League

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God Hears Her

Updating Recipes

The church has always been living in the tension of how to live out Jesus’ mission of evangelism and discipleship in each specific era of

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Our Daily Bread

Shamrock Theology

People have always used everyday objects or experiences to explain spiritual truths. To take that which is seen to help example what is unseen. When

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Our Daily Bread

Lonely but Not Forgotten

Regardless of the reason why you may be experiencing loneliness, I hope today’s devotional is a reminder that we are never forgotten by God.

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Our Daily Bread

Faithful in Prayer

Malcolm Cloutt was faithful in prayer. In his lifetime, Cloutt kept a record of each person he had given a bible, which numbered more than

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Christian Life

Every Moment Holy

When I wrote this devotional there was only one volume in the Every Moment Holy series. The third volume comes out this fall and I’ve

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Our Daily Bread

God’s Mighty Power

I was captivated when I read a news article about how the mighty Mississippi actually reversed course for several hours as a result of the

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Our Daily Bread

Live in Freedom

June 19, 2023 is the third year that the U.S. government officially recognized Juneteenth, a federal holiday commemorating the date in 1865 that slaves in

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