Devotional Resource

When we encounter the love of Jesus, we begin to receive hope, which in turn allows us to experience joy.  Our hope is that this tool will help you experience joy by learning how to encounter Christ's love on a regular basis. 

What to use (Click on the following to access these tools) 

You Version

First 15

Daily Audio Bible


Reading Plan

Ways to study


Scripture- Read a portion of scripture. 

Observe - Observe what is being said. It is helpful if you can write this out.  You can do a little research to discover more. Like who wrote it, who was it written to, or when was it written?

Application- How can I apply this today?

Prayer - Pray that God will use what you learned today so you can encouter His love. 

Color Method

When you read scripture, underline different aspect in different colors. This can help your Bible come to life. 

Color suggestions. 

Yellow- Commands from God

Green- Promises of God

Blue- Prophecy

Pink- Faithfulness

Click here for pens that work great in your Bibles


Write down key phrases and thoughts while reading. 

How To

Trust God

Keep an open heart

Follow Him obediently  ( Psalm 139:23-24

2 Timothy 3: 16-17

Hear ( Romans 10:17/James 1:19)

Read ( Revelations 1:3 /Deut. 17: 19

Study ( Acts 17:11/ 2 Timothy 2:15

Memorize ( Proverbs 7:2-3 / Psalm 119:11

Meditate (Proverbs 4:23 / Psalm 1:2)

APPLY ( James 1:22 / Matt. 5:19)

God is constanlty pursuing you. Are you willing to pursue him in return?