Final Thoughts

For the Lord is righteous, he loves justice; upright men will see his face. – Psalm 11:7 NIV The challenge ends tomorrow. You’ve given your heart, your body and your resources to the Live Free Challenge on behalf of victims of violence. As we resume our everyday lives, we want to leave you with some challenging words from Susie Larson’s …

Week 4 Devotional

As a child, Alina** had a difficult home life. One of twelve children living in an impoverished community in the Philippines, she and her family never seemed to have enough to go around. When a distant aunt asked Alina to stay with her family to care for her child and to assist her around the house, Alina saw a chance …

Week 3 Devotional

Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand. – Isaiah 41:10 NLT When Claire’s** husband passed away, she struggled to care for their four young children while dealing with serious chronic health issues. Claire was …

Week 2 Devotional

You have allowed me to suffer much hardship, but you will restore me to life again and lift me up from the depths of the earth. –Psalm 71:20 NLT When Maite** was two years old, her mother died and because she never knew her father, she was orphaned at an early age. Maite’s young life was marked more by losses …

Week 1 Devotional

Christ has set us free to live a free life. So take your stand! Never again let anyone put a harness of slavery on you. –Galatians 5:1 MSG Young Sandana** and her family, along with approximately twenty other slaves, were held captive by a brutal set of slave owners. These precious slaves toiled relentlessly for long hours every day in …