devozine cover

This Issue:

NovDec 2019

  • (un)Certain
  • Better Together
  • Failure
  • and more!


See Inside devozine hero


Wendy LeBolt

“Mommy, when you’re 100, will you be as tall as the clouds?” my three-year-old asked. To her, growing up meant growing upward. So what…

Praying Teen EGirl TS 56382653 Praying Teen EGirl TS 56382653

Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

In the week ahead, offer prayers for the people of East Timor (Timor Leste), Indonesia, and Philippines.

11/17/19 at 04:00 PM

Celebrating Friendship

A friend loves at all times.

Proverbs 17:17a (NIV)

In my seventeen years, I have been blessed. I celebrate the friends I have and the friendships I have formed. I enjoy and look forward to being with my…

11/17/19 at 01:45 PM


Erin Kelly

I never stop being grateful for you, as I mention you in my prayers.

Ephesians 1:16 (CEV)

Because I am human, I tend to make a lot of mistakes. Unfortunately, many of these mistakes happen in my relationships with friends. A while ago, I hurt one…

11/15/19 at 11:51 AM

Competitors and Friends

Hillary Jenny, 14

Is this the love you show your friend?

2 Samuel 16:17a (NIV)

Tennis is my favorite sport. It incorporates a variety of fitness components; it’s a lifelong sport; and most of all, tennis is fun to play. in the three years…

11/13/19 at 01:59 PM


Anna Solomon & Samantha McCrabb

While Jesus was having dinner at Levi’s house, many tax collectors and sinners were eating with him and his disciples.

Mark 2:15a (NIV)

In middle school, I was comfortable in my girl group and oblivious to anyone else. I spent a lot of time cultivating friendships. I’m a senior now, and I…

11/13/19 at 07:59 AM

Opposite Sex Friendships

David McCoy

A friend loves at all times.

Proverbs 17:17a (NRSV)

Boyfriends and girlfriends come and go. Sure, they have an impact on our lives—breaking our hearts or building them up, increasing or depleting our confidence, perhaps saying “I love…

11/12/19 at 03:40 PM


Niki DiGaetano & Chelsey Smith

There is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus.

Galatians 3:28c (NRSV)

Being a tomboy myself, I’ve never understood why people make a big deal out of girls and guys being friends. Some people like to tease by declaring that a…

11/12/19 at 11:56 AM

Best Friends

Chad Carroll, 15

Some people say that guys and girls can’t be best friends. They can be going out, or they…

11/11/19 at 11:45 AM

devozine teen praying devozine teen praying

Pray for God’s World

The Ecumenical Prayer Cycle

In the week ahead, offer prayers for the people of Aotearoa New Zealand, and Australia.

11/10/19 at 03:47 PM

devozine 200471871-001 devozine 200471871-001

Prayer for Our Bodies

Steve Matthews

Loving God, we have heard that we are made in your image. We have heard that we are…

11/10/19 at 01:26 PM

To Order Devozine Magazine, call 1.800.972.0433.