Devotions from Pastor Rob Fuquay


It's Not About Me

My title for this devotion is the way Rick Warren started his multi-million best-seller, The Purpose Driven Life. It could serve as a motto for every church member. Archbishop William Temple once said, “The church is the only organization...

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The Origin of Mother's Day

Okay, it may be a little slack of me just to send a video for a devotion today, but this takes about the same time to watch as something I would write. It offers a wonderful history of Mother's Day and its founders. I believe you'll not only...

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Pass It On

Her name was Mildred Swicegood. I learned about her when I was 18 years old, though I hadn't met her. I just knew there was a scholarship in her name at the college I was going to attend. The scholarship was for students planning to go into...

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Upthrusts of Underlying Providence

That title comes from one of my favorite spiritual writers, Frederick Buechner. He was describing the unique way he experiences God's presence as sudden, unexpected upthrusts of love, hope or comfort. I was reminded of that quote looking at my...

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Being Jesus' Guy

"Go into the city to a certain man, and say to him, 'The Teacher says, My time is near; I will keep the Passover at your house with my disciples.'"                            ...

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Water Servers for Christ

Go to most sit-down restaurants and what is the first thing your server does? Fills your water glass, right? In all our discussion about water this Lent, let's remember that water also symbolizes a basic act of hospitality.   There is...

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Meek and Mighty

In getting ready for our Lent series, focusing on water, I thought of an observation by the ancient Chinese philosopher Laozi. He noted that water is the softest of all substances and yet the strongest. Water is gentle and follows the form of...

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Tithing for More

  Lent, the six-week season leading up to Easter, takes its name from an old Anglo-Saxon word which means lengthen. This is the time of year when the darkness of winter diminishes and the days lengthen as spring appears. (Not too spiritual...

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Blessings Flow

“Praise God from whom all blessings flow…” The Doxology All blessings flow...if they are truly blessings. That's the nature of a blessing. It is meant to be passed on and keep blessing. The other morning as I was driving to...

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Vets and Elections

"Clothe yourself with the presence of the Lord Jesus Christ. And don't let yourself think about ways to indulge your evil desires." (Romans 13:14)    "So put on the full armor of God." (Ephesians 6:13)  Today's is...

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