Morning Manna

Bruce Turner - Morning Manna


Morning Manna is a Monday - Friday devotional podcast, designed to help you get a fresh, spiritual focus for your work day.

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Psalm 104 -  Sovereign Lord for His Creation and Providence

Enjoy a reading of Psalm 104 today. Be blessed and lift Him high today for He is worthy of our praise!

Dec 08
He Will

Deuteronomy 31:8 says this... "And the Lord, He is the One who goes before you. He will be with you, He will not leave you nor forsake you; do not fear nor be dismayed." Look at these He wills and lean into that truth today!

Dec 07
Help Is On the Way

Deuteronomy 33:26–27 says this... “There is none like God of Jeshurun, who rides through the heavens to your help, through the skies in His majesty. The eternal God is your dwelling place, and underneath are the everlasting arms.” Do you need help today? Help is on the way! Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Dec 06

Untiy is so very important. One of the hardest things in life is to get along with others. We are all different, and we will have our own opinions. Also, disagreements and disapproval of what others do may cause strife. Psalm 133:1 says this...  "Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!”

Dec 05
Joy Comes In the Morning

Psalm 30:5 says this... For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning. Let's talk about this on today's Morning Manna.

Dec 04
Psalm 103 - Bless the Lord

Enjoy a reading of Psalm 103 as we wrap up our week on Morning Manna and let's look for opportunities today to bless the Lord!

Dec 01
The Lord is Good

I love the saying... "God is good all the time and all the time God is good." Nahum 1:7 says this... “The LORD is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and He knows those who trust in Him.” This critical truth is life changing. Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 30
The Cross

Are you and I bearing our Cross today. Listen to what Jesus said in Luke 14:27: “And whoever does not bear his cross and come after Me cannot be My disciple.” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 29
Report for Duty

Have you ever sang the blues... you know those sad depressing songs. Job experienced that himself. Job 30:31: “My harp is turned to mourning, and my flute to the voice of those who weep.” Rather than focusing on the challenges... report for duty and see how God will use you, and when you do that... when you come back to your challenges... they will be lighter.

Nov 28
Press On

Job experienced some powerful struggles but he pressed on. Job 1:22 says... “In all this Job did not sin nor charge God with wrong.” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 27
Psalm 102 - The Prayer of the Afflicted

Be encouraged with this reading of Psalm 102. Whatever your challenges and struggles are, He is there for you today. Trust Him and lean onto His strength and mercy.

Nov 24
Say so!

Psalm 107:2: “Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom He has redeemed from the hand of the enemy,” Today is Thanksgiving Day in the US. As you gather together with family and friends, take the opportunity to say so. Share your gratefulness for His blessings and His salvation. Happy Thanksgiving!

Nov 23
The Big Three

As we approach Thanksgiving Day, lean into this powerful passage of scripture and live out the big three. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 - Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

Nov 22

Hey my friend... you are marvelous! Listen to what David said in Psalm 139:14: “I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; marvelous are Your works, and that my soul knows very well.” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 21

2 Chronicles 27:6 says this... “So Jotham became mighty, because he prepared his ways before the LORD his God.” What is your "because" today? Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 20
Psalm 100 - A Psalm of Thanksgiving

Psalm 100 is such a powerful psalm and today gives us a mission. Enjoy the reading of Psalm 100 today and let's all live it out today!

Nov 17
Lay Down

I love John 3:16 but do you know 1 John 3:16? Listen to this mission God has given to us today. “By this we know love, because He laid down His life for us. And we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 16

Do you ever struggle with sleeplessness? Listen to what Psalm 119:147-148 says... "I rise before the dawning of the morning, and cry for help; I hope in Your word. My eyes are awake through the night watches, that I may meditate on Your word."

Nov 15
God's Phone Number

Corrie ten Boom called Jeremiah 33:3 "God's private telephone number". Jeremiah 33:3: “Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know.” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 14
Love... the Essential Word

Genesis 22:2: “Then He said, ‘Take now your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I shall tell you.” This is the first mention of the word love in the Bible. Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 13
Psalm 98 - 99

Enjoy a reading of Psalm 98 and 99 this morning. Spend time with Him today and His Word. Find strength and peace in Him.

Nov 10
Spiritual Warfare

Spiritual warfare is a reality in our day and in our lives. Listen to what Paul says in 2 Corinthians 10:4–5: “For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds, casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ,” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 09
Keep On Keepin' On

Staying on track and on mission can be challenging for sure. Listen to what Nehemiah said when people tried to get him off mission... Nehemiah 6:3–4: “So I [Nehemiah] sent messengers to them, saying, ‘I am doing a great work, so that I cannot come down. Why should the work cease while I leave it and go down to you?’ But they sent me this message four times, and I answered them in the same manner.”

Nov 08

The Bible, God's Word is inspirational. 2 Timothy 3:16–17: “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.” Let's talk about it on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 07
A New Heart

Ezekiel 36:26–27 says this... “I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will take the heart of stone out of your flesh and give you a heart of flesh. I will put My Spirit within you and cause you to walk in My statutes, and you will keep My judgments and do them.” Let's talk about the new heart on today's Morning Manna.

Nov 06
Psalm 97

Enjoy a reading today of Psalm 97 - The Song of Praise for Our Sovereign Lord.

Nov 03

Listen to what God said to Joshua in Joshua 13:1 - “Now Joshua was old, advanced in years. And the LORD said to him: ‘You are old, advanced in years, and there remains very much land yet to be possessed.’” There is no such thing as retirement... you must always have purpose. What is your purpose today?

Nov 02
Our Father

Let's talk about the Lords prayer on today's Morning Manna. Matthew 6:9–13: “In this manner, therefore, pray: / ‘Our Father in heaven, / Hallowed be Your name. / Your kingdom come. / Your will be done / On earth as it is in heaven. / Give us this day our daily bread. / And forgive us our debts, / As we forgive our debtors. / And do not lead us into temptation, / But deliver us from the evil one. / For Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.'”

Nov 01
Come After Me

Listen to what Jesus said... Matthew 16:24–25: “Then Jesus said to His disciples, ‘If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for My sake will find it.'” Let's make that our mission today!

Oct 31

Matthew 18:21-22 says this... "Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times." Let's talk about forgiveness on today's Morning Manna.

Oct 30