December 1, 2010 “Levi gave a large dinner at his home for Jesus. Everybody was there, tax men and other disreputable characters as guests at the dinner.” Luke 5:29 The Message What would happen if you invited friends to have dinner with Jesus …? The great secret about Jesus is that He loves it when … Continue reading

November 30, 2010 “Christ arrives right on time to make this happen. He didn’t, and doesn’t, wait for us to get ready. He presented himself for this sacrificial death when we were far too weak and rebellious to do anything to get ourselves ready.” Romans 5:6 The Message Aren’t you glad God didn’t wait for … Continue reading

November 29, 2010 “But make sure that you don’t get so absorbed and exhausted in taking care of all your day-to-day obligations that you lose track of the time and doze off, oblivious to God. The night is over, dawn is about to break. Be up and awake to what God is doing! God is … Continue reading

November 26, 2010 So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus. And because you belong to him, the power of the life-giving Spirit has freed you from the power of sin that leads to death.” Romans 8:1-2 New Living Translation What script are you living from today …? When you’ve … Continue reading

November 24, 2010 “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, who … Continue reading

November 23, 2010 “Take a good look at my servant. I’m backing him to the hilt. He’s the one I chose, and I couldn’t be more pleased with him. I’ve bathed him with my Spirit, my life. He’ll set everything right among the nations. He won’t call attention to what he does with loud speeches … Continue reading

November 22, 2010 “The main character in this drama — compared to him I’m a mere stagehand — will ignite the kingdom life within you, a fire within you, the Holy Spirit within you, changing your from the inside out. He’s going to clean house — make a clean sweep of your lives. He’ll place … Continue reading

November 19, 2010 “If you God, kept records of wrongdoings, who would stand a chance? As it turns out, forgiveness is your habit, and that’s why you’re worshipped.” Psalm 130:3-4 The Message Are you heavy-weighted or light-waiting …? God has a three-way habit:Forgiveness. The Father .. The Son .. and The Holy Spirit are forgivers. … Continue reading

November 18, 2010 “Meanwhile. the moment we get tired in the waiting, God’s Spirit is right alongside helping us along. If we don’t know how or what to pray, it doesn’t matter. He does our praying in and for us, making prayer out of our wordless sighs, our aching groans. He knows us far better … Continue reading

November 17, 2010 “I’ve bathed him with my Spirit, my life. He’ll set everything right among the nations. He won’t call attention to what he does with loud speeches or gaudy parades. He won’t brush aside the bruised and the hurt and he won’t disregard the small and insignificant, but he’ll steadily and firmly set … Continue reading