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The Word of God, as it is delivered to us in the thousand-plus pages of the Bible, can be challenging. Daunting, even. How do you glean everything that this all-important book has to offer? Where do you start? The resources on this page help you as you explore God's Word.

Our daily devotional is available here online, in email or in a convenient printed book. Each devotional begins with a theme, offers a scripture passage that illuminates that theme, then in a brief few paragraphs, applies that scripture to instruct and inspire you as you face the day ahead.

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Today's Devotional

The Body Is Weak

Mark 14:32-42 — Some doubt rises in our minds because of our human nature. I mean that in two senses—because we are sinners and because we are finite. Yesterday’s reading from Genesis 3 reminds us that the devil’s temptation was followed by…

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Today's Bible in a Year

The Rise of David

1 Samuel 15-17 — Saul makes yet another mistake. When told to destroy the enemy’s cattle, he saves some to use for a sacrifice. Samuel expresses a biblical principle: “To obey is better than sacrifice” (15:22). Today, also, God is far more concerned with obedient living than with impressive…

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Groundwork is a half-hour weekly audio program that digs deeply into scripture as a foundation for our lives. Each week pastors Dave Bast and Scott Hoezee cultivate our understanding of God's Word by unpacking the richness of the Bible and applying it with insight for today's world. Their casual conversation invites us to hear more of what God is doing in our lives.