Tommy Bates Ministries

The Open Door

The Open Door

The Open Door! Read Revelation 3:7-8 The Bible plainly says Jesus is coming back and will be reuniting with His church. As this time quickly approaches, God is pouring out […]

I Love the Lord!

Love the Lord

I Love the Lord! Psalm 91:14-16 The word love stirs up a lot of different emotions, ideas, opinions, and definitions. It seems like the whole world is either searching for […]

Ascension: The Brokenhearted


The Brokenhearted Read Luke 4: 16-18 Think of the most rundown area close to where you live. The area where your mom taught you to lock the doors as you […]

Raised to Life: The Living Bread

The Living Bread

The Living Bread Read John 6: 31-35 I’ve noticed that when the grass is becoming green again and the flowers are beginning to bloom, I have a lift in spirit. […]

Reflection: Fullness of Joy in Jesus

Reflection: Fullness of Joy Read 1 John 1:1-4 Reflection is an important principle in our walk with the Lord. In this series of devotions, I urge you to reflect on […]

Finding Lasting Joy 10-6-16

“Blessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in obedience to him.” Psalms 128:1 Did you ever wonder where true and lasting happiness comes from?  We have all been […]

Stop Looking Back 8-18-16

“Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make […]