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Lenten Devotional 4-1-21

Beloved TCU Friends and Family, On this Maundy Thursday, our devotional is written by Rev. Monique Crain Spells. Rev. Monique is a strategist, preacher, writer, administrator and ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Rev. Monique is the Past Moderator for the Christian Church in Indiana, and President of the Fellowship of Black Disciples Clergywomen. She is… Read more »

Lenten Devotional 3-30-21

Hello TCU Family, Our first Holy Week devotional is written by Dr. David Grant, a professor in the Department of Religion. Dr. Grant’s areas of focus include Modern Christian Theology, Philosophical Theology, and Interactions of Religion and Science. I personally had the privilege of working with Dr. Grant as a Religion major at TCU. 22 years later, I… Read more »

Lenten Devotional 3-25-21

Hello TCU Family, Our devotional today is written by Evan Maynard. Evan is a junior at TCU double majoring in Political Science and Economics from Purcell, Oklahoma. He is a lead team member and small group leader for our Baptist Student Ministry (BSM) organization on campus. When asked what he loves about TCU, Evan said he loves… Read more »

Lenten Devotional 3-23-21

Good Morning, Today’s devotional comes from Dr. Michelle Bauml, an Associate Professor in the College of Education. She is also the faculty advisor for the TCU Catholic student organization on campus. She feels very blessed to be part of the TCU community, and she is grateful to work with such amazing students and colleagues. Reading 2 Corinthians 12:9-10, “But… Read more »

"and they prepared for the Passover meal" Lenten Devotional 11

Mark 14:12-16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 12) On the first day of Unleavened Bread, when the Passover lamb is sacrificed, his disciples said to him, “Where do you want us to go and make the preparations for you to eat the Passover?” 13) So he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, “Go… Read more »

"The Lord is the everlasting God" Lenten Devotional 11

Isaiah 40: 28-31 NIV  28 Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. 29 He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak…. Read more »

"You are the light of the world" Lenten Devotional 10

Matthew 5:14-15 “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house.” It seems as if a hallmark of growing up… Read more »

"Do whatever he tells you" Lenten Devotional 9

John 2:4-5 4) “Jesus said to her, “O woman, what does your concern have to do with me? My hour has not yet come”. 5) His mother said to the servants, “do whatever he tells you” For many of us, this can be a hard passage to read at first. How often do we read… Read more »

"Don't use your mouth to tell lies." Lenten Devotional 8

“Be careful what you think, because your thoughts run your life. Don’t use your mouth to tell lies; don’t ever say things that are not true.” Proverbs 4:23-24 NCV This Lenten season has given me the opportunity to be reflective of how we have been challenged to discern facts from lies. No better place to take… Read more »

"Obedience through suffering" Lenten Devotional 7

Hebrews 5:8-9 “Even though Jesus was God’s Son, he learned obedience from the things he suffered. In this way, God qualified him as a perfect High Priest, and he became the source of eternal salvation for all those who obey him.” I’ve recently heard it said that when we are broken over and over again,… Read more »