February 25, 2009 “And you, a forgiving God, gracious and compassionate, Incredibly patient, with tons of love — you didn’t dump them … ” Nehemiah 9:17 The Message Do you remember …? God has never given up on you … even when you’ve given up on him. God has never run out of forgiveness … … Continue reading

February 24, 2009 “God is sheer mercy and grace; not easily angered, he’s rich in love.” Psalm 103:8 The Message Why is it so hard to believe what God says …? He told us who He is. He hasn’t changed. He never will. Jesus showed us grace. He forgave sin-filled .. sin-scarred .. sin-tired folks … Continue reading

February 23, 2009 “That’s why I urge you to pray for absolutely everything, ranging from small to large. Include everything as you embrace this God-life, and you’ll get God’s everything.” Mark 11: 24 The Message Do you really want everything …? God wants it for you … He designed you for His everything … everything … Continue reading

February 17, 2009 “But you, O God, are both tender and kind, not easily angered, immense in love, and you never, never quit.” Psalm 86:15  The Message What are you facing today …? Whatever it is … marriage struggles … kids … finances … anger issues … addictions … work … health problems … an … Continue reading

February 16, 2009 “God gives a hand to those down on their luck, gives a fresh start to those ready to quit … Generous to a fault, you lavish your favor on all creatures … Everything God does is right — the trademark on all his works is love.” Psalm 145:14, 16, 17 The Message … Continue reading

February 12, 2009 “Live carefree before God, He is most careful with you.” 1 Peter 5:7 The Message “The Whole life invitation…” He is a covenant-keeping God … loving a covenant-breaking people … preparing a covenant-redeemed family for an unbreakable life together. That’s why your cares .. your weight-bearing anxieties .. and your sleep-depriving worries and … Continue reading

February 11,2009  “Live carefree before God; he is most careful with you.” 1 Peter 5:7 The Message The Whole Life invitation … (2) Your life and all that goes into “making” you matters to God. Your anxieties … your fears … your worries … seen and unseen … hidden or exposed … are God’s concern. Everyone … Continue reading

February 10, 2009 “Live carefree before God; he is most careful with you.” 1 Peter 5:7 The Message The Whole Life invitation…. God is serious about your life … every piece of it … every part of your past, present, and future … every moment of every day. It’s really simple: He invites you to … Continue reading

February 6, 2009 “During the meal, Jesus took and blessed the bread, broke it, and gave it to his disciples: Take, eat. This is my body.” Matt. 26:26-27 The Message What do you offer the world you live in…? Jesus blessed a loaf of bread and changed it into His body … for you to … Continue reading

February 5, 2009 “Sirs, what do I have to do to be saved, to really live?” They said, “Put your entire trust in the Master Jesus. Then you’ll live as you were meant to live — and everyone in your house included.” Acts 16:30-31 The Message What Gospel are you living…? Are you “living” as … Continue reading