Derrel Emmerson

Daily devotions and inspirational messages.

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Who Is Your Center?

All decisions we make about our authorities for life will make all the difference in the way we live.

Bread and Fish

Inspired by the words of others

The Root of Evil

We need to remain connected with the Father

Closing Shop

Opening to the World

His Word Will Be Spread Widely

Because of God’s grace, we will find comfort and love no matter the circumstances.

God’s Timing Is Perfect – Part 1

God’s purpose for us may not be what we expect.

How are we saved?

By keeping the law and doing good or through Christ and what He suffered. Which is it?

Religion For Profit Is Not Spiritual

Any system will become idolatry, even Christianity, when we serve it for personal gain.

Keep Our Purpose In Mind

We are pilgrims. We are plodders, we Christians.


One is left clinging to things that bring no real comfort and satisfaction

Clearing the Underbrush

In Biblical terms, the believer is empowered not to build something but to clear the way for it.

Placing Burdens On Others

It is this kind of hypocrisy which always condemns us.

It Is the Lord

There was no illusion about who the early disciples saw.


The encounters with Christ are varied and diverse but they are powerful.


But, do it in secret entering the joy of the Lord!

The Church

This is our peace – proposing harmony…


When we are tested He can help us to resist temptation.

God’s Way Is Better

When we push, a reaction takes place that is invariably larger than what we expected.


Jesus comes to bring us rest in the otherwise confusion and activity of the world.

Life, Identity and Purpose

Thoughts to reflect on regarding who we are.

Not Everything is “Awesome”

We will do well to cultivate a spirit of wonder.

Something Greater

God is always able then to turn things to his greater purpose.


There are times when having nothing to say works out best.

Inspiration Net

Catch the flash moments and thoughts…

Sacrament of Receiving

Any gift another gives us should be viewed with such reverence.


Authority is simply the fruit of a person’s life.


We will do well to guard our hearts with all diligence

Pray for the Persecuted

Live out your faith with eyes open.


There is nothing new under the sun.

It’s Like A Net

The Kingdom of God is extremely attractive to a great number of types of persons.

The Catalysts

All of it happened because there were people who received a message from God and acted upon it.

Learning & Teaching

Pedagogue or teacher means one who walks beside.

The Praise of Men!

Do not touch the glory.

Seek and Knock

Turn away from the influence of self-achievement.


We cannot receive the new unless we let go of the old.


We are not able to love unless we can see ourselves as flawed first.

Walk in the Light

We are to be in the light as He is.

Lover of God… Servant of God…

One blesses the other and both bless us

The Holy Spirit and Early Church

They did not set out to entice. They just responded to God’s Spirit.

This Social Minefield

Most moderns recoil from anything which resembles conviction.

Forgive Your Perceived Offenders

Keep your trust in Christ even when others have failed you.


Are you growing or just staying pretty much the same?

Approaching God

Love calls out to love and we can bring this father nothing but love and devotion.

Take A Gift!

Make your gift something memorable and from the heart.

His Way is Better

When we push, a reaction takes place that is invariably larger than what we expected.

Not All Talk

Don’t be overtaken by spiritual schizophrenia.

Test the Spirits

Believers are “spirit-bearers” of the living Christ.

Professional Fixers Vexed!

Many fixers suffer from Plank-Eye…

Good Teacher?

The ultimate measure is Christ.


The Kingdom of God is a potent force working invisibly and surely.

The Message of the Cross

Grace abounds only where human need is most keenly felt.

Prayer is Partnership

The enclosures which binds us within the limits of our circumstantial cells are matters of the heart.


The prerequisite for being used by God to change this world for good.

Through the Eyes of John

John was not distracted or limited by what he saw, heard and handled.

The Living, Breathing Word

In Jesus we see all we can see of God in a man.

A Living Definition of Love

God is love. No other definition of God comes closer than this.

The Last Supper

We should be reverently aware that God in Christ is with us.

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Wellsboro Shopping

Circle W Sports

UPMC Susquehanna

Laurel Health Centers

Penn Wells Hotel Lodge

Cafe 1905

Citizens & Northern Bank

Vertical Edge Media

Dunhams Department Store

First Citizens Community Bank

Sherwood Motel

Bethany's Jewelry and Design

Johnnyz HOT ROD Cafe

Matthews Motor Company

Terreuz Jewelry

Akikos Floral Arts

Pops Culture Shoppe

Three Springs Ministries

Accounting with Attitude

In My Shoes

Wellsboro Woodlands

Ginn & Vickery Attorneys at Law

Dunhams Do-it Center

Wellsboro Inn on the Green

Tony's Italian Cuisine

The Fifth Season