Posts with the tag “pastor-kenton-rahn”

Daily Devotional
November 26th, 2020
In college some of my friends nicknamed me “the seeker.” At the time I wasn’t a Christian, and even though I didn’t realize it I was searching for something missing in my life. That’s why I joined the...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
November 12th, 2020
When the Israelites crossed the Jordan river and entered the promised land, they encamped near the city of Jericho. Tensions were high as the people prepared for their first battle with the Canaanites...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
October 29th, 2020
Some people think the will of God is mysterious and enigmatic – hard to understand.  But this passage makes it crystal clear.  While there are puzzling questions in life that require patience and wisd...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
October 16th, 2020
One of my favorite scenes in John Bunyan’s classic work The Pilgrim’s Progress is when the main character – Christian – spends time in the house of Interpreter.  Interpreter (who represents the Holy S...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
October 1st, 2020
Recently I read Psalm 40, and a line from verse 3 jumped out at me: “He put a new song in my mouth.”  I prayed quietly: “Lord, I could really use a new song in my heart.” I felt thin and stretched, “l...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
September 17th, 2020
Sitting in my living room, I hear the sound of a helicopter flying over my house. It’s heading to the Sierra National Forest to drop water on the Creek Fire where 220,000 acres have been burned and 63...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
September 3rd, 2020
There are two mistakes we can make in the Christian life that are equally dangerous: we can be too hard on ourselves, or we can be too easy on ourselves.  The second mistake leads to a life of unrestr...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
August 19th, 2020
Satan tempted Jesus in the wilderness three times, and each time the results were the same.  Jesus crushed the devil’s lies with the truth of Scripture.  If you go back and read Matthew 4:1-11, you’ll...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional: Hope
July 22nd, 2020
The Hope of Heaven This year I turned 50 years old and it’s got me thinking a lot about heaven. When I was a teenager I never thought much about the future.  I felt invincible and I lived in the prese...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
June 3rd, 2020
“Steadfast” is one of those old English words people don’t use much anymore.  In fact, recently I looked it up in the dictionary because I wasn’t sure what it meant, and I’m glad I did!  It’s made up ...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn
Daily Devotional
March 24th, 2020
Recently Governor Newsom ordered all Californians to stay at home. His statement to the Press included some dire projections about the number of Californians who could become infected with coronavirus...  Read More
by Pastor Kenton Rahn

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