LIFE Runners Devotions – audio and authors at liferunners.org/authors

15 Feb James 1:19-21 (slow to anger) by Travis Benson

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Know this, my dear brothers and sisters: everyone should be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger for anger does not accomplish the righteousness of God. Therefore, put away...

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13 Feb Mark 8:12 (Sign of Love)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "He sighed from the depth of his spirit and said, 'Why does this generation seek a sign? Amen, I say to you, no sign will be given to this generation.'" ~ Mark 8:12 (full...

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10 Feb Mark 7:37 (Use Your Voice)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. They were exceedingly astonished and they said, "He has done all things well. He makes the deaf hear and the mute speak." ~ Mark 7:37 (full readings) Rosemary's...

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09 Feb Psalm 106:3 (where do we turn?) by Jeff Bishop

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Blessed are they who observe what is right and do always what is just." ~ Psalm 106:3 (full readings) Jeff's Reflections: As a student, I had been in many heated debates in...

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08 Feb Mk 7:14-16 (Choose Love) by Justin Weiler

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “Here me, all of you, and understand.  Nothing that enters one from outside can defile that person; but the things that come from within are what defile." ~ Mk 7:14-16 (full readings) Justin's Reflections: Sinning is a personal decision.  Selfishness...

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06 Feb Mark 6:56 (Touch of Faith)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Whatever villages or towns or countryside he entered, they laid the sick in the marketplaces and begged him that they might touch only the tassel on his...

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03 Feb Psalm 18:31 (Komen – Higher Standard)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "God's way is unerring, the promise of the LORD is fire-tried; he is a shield to all who take refuge in him." ~ Psalm 18:31  (full readings) Steve's...

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30 Jan Mark 5:12 (When Evil Returns)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "And they pleaded with him, 'Send us into the swine. Let us enter them.'" ~ Mark 5:12 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: In today's Gospel, Jesus cast out...

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27 Jan Psalm 51:3 (Bloody Sunday)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Have mercy on me, God, in accord with your merciful love; in your abundant compassion blot out my transgressions." ~ Psalm 51:3  (full readings) Steve's Reflections: This past...

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26 Jan 2 Tim 1:1-8 (Go Out!) by Brian Westbrook

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "So do not be ashamed of your testimony to our Lord, nor of me, a prisoner for his sake; but bear your share of hardship for the...

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25 Jan Acts 22:14-16 (Why Wait?) by Karla Lang

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. "The God of our fathers appointed you to know his will, to see the Just One and to hear a voice from his mouth; for you will be a witness of him to all men...

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23 Jan Mark 3:29 (Everlasting Sin)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule.LIFE Minute radio. "But whoever blasphemes against the holy Spirit will never have forgiveness, but is guilty of an everlasting sin." ~ Mark 3:29 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: In today's Gospel, Jesus defines the unforgivable sin as blasphemy against the...

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20 Jan Mark 3:13 (The Mountain)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Jesus went up the mountain and summoned those whom he wanted and they came to him." ~ Mark 3:13  (full readings) Steve's Reflections: This weekend a contingent of LIFE...

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19 Jan Ps 56:2-3 (In God We Trust) by Kathryn Lopez

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. . "In God I trust; I shall not fear." Ps 56:2-3 (full readings) Kathryn's Reflections: As Washington, D.C. begins to fill up with students, activists, and other concerned citizens to...

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18 Jan 1 Sam 17:47 (Safe in the Womb) by Kathy Forck

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “and that all this assembly may know that the Lord does not deliver by sword or by spear; for the battle is the Lord's and He will give you into our hands.” ~ 1 Sam 17:47 (full readings) Kathy's Reflections: Today...

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16 Jan Mark 2:22 (Shed Your Skin)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Likewise, no one pours new wine into old wineskins. Otherwise, the wine will burst the skins, and both the wine and the skins are ruined. Rather,...

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12 Jan Mark 2:4-5 (No Man Left Behind)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. . "Unable to get near Jesus because of the crowd, they opened up the roof above him. After they had broken through, they let down the mat...

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12 Jan 1 Sam 4:5 (Resounding the Eucharist) by Diane Overmann

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “When the ark of the Lord arrived in the camp, all Israel shouted so loudly that the earth resounded.” ~ 1 Sam 4:5 (full readings) . Diane's Reflections: These people shouted so loudly that the earth resounded.  This was their amazing...

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11 Jan 1 Sam 3:9-10 (for your servant is listening) by Royce Hood

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. When Samuel went to sleep in his place, the LORD came and revealed his presence, calling out as before, "Samuel, Samuel!" Samuel answered, "Speak, for your servant is listening." ~ 1...

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09 Jan Mark 1:11 (The Baptism of the Lord)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "And a voice came from the heavens, 'You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.'" ~ Mark 1:11 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: If...

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06 Jan 1 John 5:12 (First things First)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Whoever possesses the Son has life...

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05 Jan 1 John 3:18 (Love is an Action) by Fr. Jonathan

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. "Children, let us love not in word or speech but in deed and truth." ~ 1 John 3:18 (full readings) Fr. Jonathan's Reflections: There is a saying that “Love has legs”…in other words, the very essence of...

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04 Jan 1 John 3:10 (Love as He Loves) by Kevin McNicholas

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “No one who fails to act in righteousness belongs to God, nor anyone who does not love his brother.” ~ 1 John 3:10 (full readings) Kevin's Reflections: What does it mean to “act in righteousness” and “love [our]...

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03 Jan 1 John 3:1 (Knowing Him)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided byLIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. "See what love the Father has bestowed on us that we may be called the children of God. Yet so we are. The reason the world does not know us...

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02 Jan 1 John 2:24 (Leaky Vessels)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Let what you heard from the beginning remain in you. If what you heard from the beginning remains in you, then you will remain in the Son and in the Father."...

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30 Dec Luke 2:35 (Pierced Her Heart)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "...

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29 Dec 1 John 2:4-5 (The Time is Now) by Sheri Krotzer

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided byLIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “The way we may be sure that we know Jesus is to keep His commandments. Whoever says, "I know Him," but does not keep His commandments is a liar, and the truth is not...

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28 Dec Psalm 124:7 (The Holy Innocents) by Bridget VanMeans

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. .  "We escaped with our lives like a bird from the fowler's snare; the snare was broken, and we escaped." ~ Psalm 124:7 (full readings) .  Bridget's Reflections: How often do we really consider that if it...

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26 Dec Acts 7:59 (Christmas Spirit)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit." ~ Acts 7:59 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: "On the second day of Christmas, my true Love (Jesus) gave to me" ...

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23 Dec Psalm 25:4 (“Master from Kanty”)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Make known to me your ways, Lord; teach me your paths." ~ Psalm 25:4  (full readings) Steve's Reflections: It is interesting that in today's secular Christmas, rife with excess...

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22 Dec Luke 1:46 (make this known!) by Bishop Paprocki

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit finds joy in God my Savior.” ~ Luke 1:46 (full readings) Bishop Paprocki's Reflections: We are now just a few days away from celebrating Christmas. In the week leading up to the 25th of December,...

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21 Dec Lk 1:42 (Be in His Presence) by David Padilla

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “Blessed are you among women and blessed is the fruit of your womb." ~ Lk 1:42 (full readings) . David's Reflections: In today’s readings, we have the opportunity to reflect on the blessed mystery of ‘The Visitation’. Alleluia...

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19 Dec Luke 1:15 (Blessed Birth)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion(FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "He will be filled with the Holy Spirit even from his mother's womb." ~ Luke 1:15 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: The Old Testament reading, Psalm, and Gospel today...

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16 Dec Isaiah 56:1 (The Checklist of our hearts)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Thus says the LORD: Observe what is right, do what is just; for my salvation is about to come, my justice, about to be revealed." ~...

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15 Dec Lk 7:27 (Prepare the Way of the Lord) by Fr. Joe Coffey

Welcome God now with this Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. “Behold, I am sending my messengers ahead of you, he will prepare your way before you.” ~ Lk 7:27 (full readings) Fr. Joe's Reflections: When I was in the...

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12 Dec Luke 1:38 (Christ within)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Mary said, 'Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.'" ~ Luke 1:38 (full readings) Rich's Reflections:...

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09 Dec Psalm 1:1 (Ecclesia Domestica)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Blessed the man who follows not the counsel of the wicked." ~ Psalm 1:1 (full readings) Steve's Reflections: This past weekend I was on retreat with 35 men...

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08 Dec Luke 1:35,38 (Mary’s “yes”) by Jeff Grabosky

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. And the angel said to her in reply, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. Therefore the child to be born will be...

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07 Dec Isaiah 40:25 (who compares?) by Kevin McNicholas

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (website, Facebook). “To whom then will you compare Me, that I should be like him? says the Holy One.” ~ Isaiah 40:25 (full readings) Kevin’s Reflections: To whom will we compare God? No one! He is incomparable! To whom...

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05 Dec Luke 5:20 (Forgiveness is Healing)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "When He saw their faith, he said, 'As for you, your sins are forgiven.'" ~ Luke 5:20 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: Jesus always has forgiveness on His...

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02 Dec Matt 9:29 (Believe…and See!)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Then He touched their eyes and said, “Let it be done for you according to your faith.”" ~ Mt 9:29 (full readings) . Rosemary's Reflections: In today's Gospel, we...

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01 Dec Matt 7:24 (Remain in Me) by Kristi McClintock

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who build his house on rock." ~ Matt...

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30 Nov Matt 4:19-20 (Follow Me) by Eric Gallagher

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB).Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.Immediately they left their nets and followed Him." ~ Matt 4:19-20 (full readings) Eric's Reflections: I shared this passage...

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28 Nov Isaiah 2:3 (Mountain of God)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB).Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Come, let us climb the Lord's mountain, to the house of the God of Jacob, that He may instruct us in His ways, and we may walk...

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25 Nov Luke 21:29 (Preparation)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "Consider the fig tree...

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23 Nov Luke 21:15 (Spirit of Wisdom) by Fr. Chris

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided byLIFE Runners (FB). Upcoming Guest Authors. “…I myself will give you a wisdom in speaking that all your adversaries will be powerless to resist or refute.” ~ Luke 21:15 (full readings) Fr. Chris Reflections: Today we remember...

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21 Nov Luke 21:2 (Don’t Waste the Gift)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners(FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "[Jesus] noticed a poor widow putting in two small coins." ~ Luke 21:2 (full readings) Rich's Reflections: In today's Gospel, Jesus noticed a poor widow donating her last...

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18 Nov Luke 19:47-48 (The Power of Words)

Welcome God now with this LIFE Group Devotion (FB), provided by LIFE Runners (FB). Guest Authors schedule. LIFE Minute radio. "And every day He was teaching in the temple area. The chief priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people, meanwhile, were seeking to put...

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