Northside Daily Devotionals

PULLING WEEDS: “Comparison”

This week Jason Petty our Next Gen Pastor dealt with one of the “weeds” that grow in our lives without much awareness; comparison.   Here’s the LINK to the sermon. There’s no win in comparison.  This was one of the points from the sermon and boy is it true!  We often compare with others to feel in control or one up people, but that never satisfies our souls.  Jason challenged us to  “Celebrate others and Celebrate... Read More
at Tuesday, March 26, 2019

​​​​​​​“I’m a professional weed killer” 

This was said to me in a conversation after the Saturday night service by one of the Northside Family after I kicked off our new series, “Pulling Weeds: Letting go of what God never intended.”    Of course, this made me love our Church even more!   This farmer was letting me know that what Jesus was calling His disciples to do in Matthew 16 (deny yourself, take up your cross & follow me) is exactly what he does physically to kill the... Read More
at Tuesday, March 19, 2019

​​​​​​​You Won’t Believe What God Did! 

I’ve got some amazing stories, pictures and life change to share with you from our Baptism Weekend. But behind the incredible stories, is a God who has remained faithful from the beginning, in our despair and in our turning towards Him.   HE IS ENOUGH! We saw Jesus rescue & redeem 60 people this week! From seven to ninety-three year olds, life change was happening all over the place!     ROOTED TAKING ROOT ... Read More
at Tuesday, March 12, 2019

“But the Lord…”

These three words in Acts 9:15 are paramount to understanding how to deal with the topic we discussed this weekend of how to share our faith.  Jesus is calling us to be His Ambassadors in this world and to help lead others to find healing and hope in Jesus.  A simple way to remember how to share your story looks like this…    I use to ____________________ (list struggles, sins & issues)  BUT THE LORD  Saved me and now I’m... Read More
Posted by Sam Thomas