August 21st, 2023
10 Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. 11 If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very w...
God's Perfect Timing by Bart Bartosh
August 9th, 2023
2 Peter 3:9 "The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance."As I write this de...
Love Others Well by Jason Ling
August 7th, 2023
Mark 12: 30-31, "30 so love the Lord God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence and energy.' 31 And here is the second: 'Love others as well as you love yourself.' There is no other command...
Thank You Lord by Libby Johnson
July 27th, 2023
“Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart that I may fear your name. I will praise you Lord my God, with all my heart; I will glorify your name forever...
Courage Like Esther by Mary Stewart
July 19th, 2023
“For if you keep silent at this time, relief and deliverance will rise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father's house will perish. And who knows whether you have not come to the king...
Temptation to Be Relevant by Wesley Kouba
July 13th, 2023
The first temptation the devil dangled before our Lord was the temptation to be relevant: turn stones into bread. Yet Jesus’ answer rings loud and true (4): “Man shall not live by bread alone, but by ...
Covetousness by Jeff Beman
July 10th, 2023
Exodus 20:17 “You shall not covet your neighbor's house; you shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his male servant, or his female servant, or his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighb...
All Glory to God by Mike Loosbrock
June 26th, 2023
Greetings Lakeside Family, This is a quote from my devotional a couple of weeks ago, “Corporate worship rescues us again and again by reminding us that there is only one glory worth giving our lives t...
The Perfect Father by Jason Ling
June 15th, 2023
Luke 11:13, “If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!”As Father's Day approaches I can...
Trust in the Lord by Bart Bartosh
June 8th, 2023
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him and he will make your paths straight." Proverbs 3:5-6These two verses are pretty simple at...
Fulfilling His Promise by Libby Johnson
June 1st, 2023
“I cry out to God Most High, to God who will fulfill his purpose for me.” Psalm 57:2 NLTOne of the most important things God has taught me in the last year is how to be honest. And not just “don’t tel...
Second Bloom by Mary Stewart
May 30th, 2023
Lilacs have been one of my favorite spring flowers. I’m enjoying their beauty and fragrance especially after such a long winter. A lilac represents renewed hope for me. This is due to the unusual Octo...