Devotionals by Emily C. Heath

Devotionals by Emily C. Heath

Humble

Emily C. Heath

True humility is not about putting yourself down, but rather about realizing that the people who surround you are no less special than you.


Disagreeable

Emily C. Heath

Malcolm Gladwell, the journalist and author, has a theory.


Ready to Move

Emily C. Heath

Do you ever feel like God's not paying attention?


Baking with the Pharisees

Emily C. Heath

Jesus was trying to tell the disciples to be wary of the false teachings of religious authorities like the Pharisees and Sadducees.


Fearfully and Wonderfully

Emily C. Heath

I'm always amazed by the permission culture gives us to comment on other people's bodies.


The Most Stressful Part of Sundays

Emily C. Heath

I would rather write five sermons than lead the children's lesson at church.


Remembering Grace

Emily C. Heath

Perhaps this is wrong, but I have a hard time trusting church people who never admit imperfection.


Learning New Languages

Emily C. Heath

Every year on Pentecost Sunday I get the feeling that the church misses the point.


Chosen Family

Emily C. Heath

Our families teach us who we are, and who we can be. And sometimes God creates families for us in the most amazing ways. 


Laughable

Emily C. Heath

When I work with the children and youth of my church, I'm always aware of the power I hold to shape their futures. I try to remember that an off-hand comment might squelch a kid's dream.