UNCOMMEN: Dads 2 – Day 5

Happy to have found another devotional by UNCOMMEN that we will finish today. This is a sequel to the first UNCOMMEN Dad’s devotional and will look to challenge us to be better dads, better Christians, and better men! This devotional will do so by tackling subjects like effort, trust, consistency, and more. I am excited to see Jesus in and through this devotional and how He can and will infuse us with life-changing power to make us become UNCOMMEN Dads!


Let’s check out our scriptures for today’s devotional:


‘And give my son Solomon the wholehearted devotion to keep your commands, statutes and decrees and to do everything to build the palatial structure for which I have provided.” ‘

1 Chronicles 29:19

‘Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. ‘

James 5:16

‘if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land. ‘

2 Chronicles 7:14

As we close out our devotional today let’s dig into the last scriptures that are incorporated into today’s message. God’s Word is alive and active and is good for teaching and directing us! Let’s grab a hold of our responsibility when it comes to raising our kids and be the dads!

Let’s be the dads who are preparing our kids and pointing our kids to God! Let’s be the dads who are praying and in relationship with God so that we can ask Him to help our kids be wholeheartedly devoted to keeping God’s commands, statutes, and decrees! Let’s be the dads who live godly examples so that our kids will do everything to build the life God and us as dads have provided and prepared for them to accomplish!

Let’s be the dads who trust and lean in on God so much that we confess our sins to one another! Let’s be the dads who are living for the glory of God by praying for each other that we may be healed! Let’s be the dads who stick close to God and live to imitate God because we know that the prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective!

Let’s be the dads who are walking humbly rather than prideful! Let’s be the dads who are called Christians! Let’s be the dads who will humble ourselves and pray to God! Let’s be the dads who will humble ourselves and seek God’s face! Let’s be the dads who will humble ourselves and turn from our wicked ways! Let’s be the dads who God will hear from heaven! Let’s be the dads who God will forgive our sins! Let’s be the dads who God will heal our land!


Today’s devotional has been provided by UNCOMMEN (https://www.uncommen.org).

Reading through today’s devotional, here are some takeaways for me:
(check out the devotional on your own too to see if you pick up other nuggets, and please share your findings in the comments)

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Takeaways from Today’s Devotional:
The Power of a Praying Father

UNCOMMEN: Dads 2 – Day 4

Happy to have found another devotional by UNCOMMEN that will last 2 more days. This is a sequel to the first UNCOMMEN Dad’s devotional and will look to challenge us to be better dads, better Christians, and better men! This devotional will do so by tackling subjects like effort, trust, consistency, and more. I am excited to see Jesus in and through this devotional and how He can and will infuse us with life-changing power to make us become UNCOMMEN Dads!


Let’s check out our scriptures for today’s devotional:


‘Whoever spares the rod hates their children, but the one who loves their children is careful to discipline them. ‘

Proverbs 13:24

God’s Word isn’t just to teach kids but all of us! God’s Word is active and alive! God’s Word is sharp and can cut right through the situation to get right to the core of things! Let’s make sure to spend time in God’s Word and be filled with wisdom and discernment needed for today!

Let’s be the dads who use discipline to teach our kids life lessons! Let’s be the dads who don’t take God’s Word out of context but rather make sure to take God’s Word “in its correct, biblical context, it is understood as an important strategy in equipping parents in the teaching, training, and disciplining of children within their family.” Let’s be the dads who take the word “rod” in proper context as a shepherd would “his rod was never used to harm the sheep.” Let’s be the dads who don’t twist God’s Word because we know that the “rod” spoken of in today’s verse aligns with how the shepherd would use his rod and “It was more often an instrument for guidance or comfort.” Let’s consider how David spoke of God’s rod and staff in Psalm 23 when he said “Thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.” Let’s be the dads who when “Interpreting Scripture should always be carried out grammatically and in a correct, historical context.” Let’s be the dads who take time to study even one verse to make sure we understand it and find study references to help us dig deeper like:

Let’s be the dads who use the Bible to help interpret the meaning of the Bible!


Today’s devotional has been provided by UNCOMMEN (https://www.uncommen.org).

Reading through today’s devotional, here are some takeaways for me:
(check out the devotional on your own too to see if you pick up other nuggets, and please share your findings in the comments)

For more information, please visit  https://www.uncommen.org/ About The Publisher.


Takeaways from Today’s Devotional:
Be Consistent With Your Discipline

UNCOMMEN: Dads 2 – Day 3

Happy to have found another devotional by UNCOMMEN that will last 3 more days. This is a sequel to the first UNCOMMEN Dad’s devotional and will look to challenge us to be better dads, better Christians, and better men! This devotional will do so by tackling subjects like effort, trust, consistency, and more. I am excited to see Jesus in and through this devotional and how He can and will infuse us with life-changing power to make us become UNCOMMEN Dads!


Let’s check out our scriptures for today’s devotional:


‘Anyone who does not provide for their relatives, and especially for their own household, has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever. ‘

1 Timothy 5:8

God’s Word is so powerful and timely! God’s Word is unchanging and the Bible is His inspired words to us! God’s Word is an instruction manual to help us be able to live out this life to the full!

Let’s be the dads who make time and take time to read and study God’s Word! Let’s be the dads who provide for our relatives! Let’s be the dads who provide for our wives and kids! Let’s be the dads who demonstrate and model our faith by providing for our wives and kids! Let’s be the dads who can speak life into other men because we do provide for our relatives and can help encourage them to do the same! Let’s not be the dads who deny our faith by ignoring the call on us to provide for our relatives and immediate family! Let’s not be the dads who deny our faith by becoming worse than unbelievers by not taking care of our wives and kids! Let’s be the dads who provide for our relatives, and especially our wives and kids!


Today’s devotional has been provided by UNCOMMEN (https://www.uncommen.org).

Reading through today’s devotional, here are some takeaways for me:
(check out the devotional on your own too to see if you pick up other nuggets, and please share your findings in the comments)

For more information, please visit  https://www.uncommen.org/ About The Publisher.


Takeaways from Today’s Devotional:
More Than New Shoes

UNCOMMEN: Dads 2 – Day 2

Happy to have found another devotional by UNCOMMEN that will last 4 more days. This is a sequel to the first UNCOMMEN Dad’s devotional and will look to challenge us to be better dads, better Christians, and better men! This devotional will do so by tackling subjects like effort, trust, consistency, and more. I am excited to see Jesus in and through this devotional and how He can and will infuse us with life-changing power to make us become UNCOMMEN Dads!


Let’s check out our scriptures for today’s devotional:


‘Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it. ‘

Proverbs 22:6

God’s Word is active and alive! God’s Word is direct and sharp enough to get to the core of the matter! I am so excited to get to dig into devotionals about dads this year and that God switched up the pattern I had been following for spending time in His Word towards the purpose and calling He has put on my life around Being The Dads!

So let’s be the dads who teach and train our kids based on the Bible! Let’s be the dads who rebuke and correct our kids based on the Bible! Let’s be the dads who use God’s Word to help our kids grow up knowing Jesus and His righteousness! Let’s be the dads who lead by example so that our kids learn how to live a life that is glorifying to God and will be able to pursue their calling and Jesus all the days of their lives!


Today’s devotional has been provided by UNCOMMEN (https://www.uncommen.org).

Reading through today’s devotional, here are some takeaways for me:
(check out the devotional on your own too to see if you pick up other nuggets, and please share your findings in the comments)

For more information, please visit  https://www.uncommen.org/ About The Publisher.


Takeaways from Today’s Devotional:
Fill the Trust Bucket

UNCOMMEN: Dads 2 – Day 1

I searched for our next devotional for dads and found this one from UNCOMMEN that will last 5 days. This is a sequel to the first UNCOMMEN Dad’s devotional and will look to challenge us to be better dads, better Christians, and better men! This devotional will do so by tackling subjects like effort, trust, consistency, and more. I am excited to see Jesus in and through this devotional and how He can and will infuse us with life-changing power to make us become UNCOMMEN Dads!


Let’s check out our scriptures for today’s devotional:


‘Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. ‘

James 1:22

Let’s be the dads who take time to hear from God by spending time in His Word! Let’s be the dads who read it! Let’s be the dads who listen to it! Let’s be the dads who meditate on what it is saying to us! Let’s be the dads who then put our faith into action and do what it says! Let’s be the dads who go beyond being hearers of the Word and step into being doers of the Word! Let’s be the dads who invest in the Word of God, the plans of God, the purposes of God, and the will of God! Let’s be the dads who get it done!


Today’s devotional has been provided by UNCOMMEN (https://www.uncommen.org).

Reading through today’s devotional, here are some takeaways for me:
(check out the devotional on your own too to see if you pick up other nuggets, and please share your findings in the comments)

For more information, please visit  https://www.uncommen.org/ About The Publisher.


Takeaways from Today’s Devotional:
You Get Out What You Put In