Author Archive: Bob Cook

Jesus Calling

Today’s devotion is selected from Jesus Calling, a daily devotional written by Sara Young (Oct. 3). But I have trusted in Your mercy; My heart shall rejoice in Your salvation.   -Psalm 13:5, NKJV Giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,  -Ephesians 5:20, NKJV When […]

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Living on Mission with God

Psalm 126:5-6 For us to live on mission with God and allow Him to do His work through us means that we must be attentive to how ‘we see life.’  It will help if we can see the whole of life in the context of sowing and reaping… understanding the importance and implications of this […]

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GO Tell

John 20:21 & 9:4 After 46 years of pastoring, the greatest challenge I have faced in my life and in leading a congregation to follow Jesus…is to stay on task! What’s the task? What’s our purpose? I hired a lad to mow my yard one time. He mowed a few minutes, and then I heard […]

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The Prayer for 1

When I was a small boy growing up, my dad was a Baptist minister, and our family lived in the house right behind the church building…it was called the parsonage. I can recall going over to dad’s study in the church building to tell him dinner was ready…and at times I would overhear him praying. Sometimes, I would sit down and listen to dad pray…

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God is a Rewarder

Our heavenly Father knows that all His children like to be rewarded; in fact, He is the One Who made us that way…and He, our Heavenly Father, loves to reward us! He rewards us in this life…and He rewards us in the life to come when we join Him in heaven.

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