Monthly Archives: July 2011

Who’s leading your life …?

August 1, 2011 “Therefore as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him (or .. lead your life). Colossians 2:6 New American Standard You’ve been called “into” a life of faith. That faith rests on Jesus as … Continue reading

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The Secret Supply …

“Therefore let us draw near with confidence to the throne of grace, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.” Hebrews 4:16 New American Standard It’s yours for the asking .. for the … Continue reading

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What hides in our hearts …?

July 28, 2011 “It’s what comes out of a person that pollutes: obscenities, lusts, thefts, murders, adulteries, greed, depravity, deceptive dealings, carousing, mean looks, slander, arrogance, foolishness — all these vomit from the heart. There is the source of your … Continue reading

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He never lets go …

July 27, 2011 I’ve tried everything and nothing helps. I’m at the end of my rope. Is there no one who can do anything for me? Isn’t that the real question? You’re not alone when it comes to facing and … Continue reading

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No longer …

July 26, 2011 “for all have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God ..” Romans 3:23 New American Standard Sin … Why can’t there be another word .. another image .. just another way to soften the cold … Continue reading

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A New Day …

July 25, 2011 “But you dear friends, carefully build yourselves up in this most holy faith by praying in the Holy Spirit, staying right at the center of God’s love, keeping your arms open and outstretched, ready for the mercy … Continue reading

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Becoming a Name-dropper

July 22, 2011 But Peter said, “I do not possess silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you; In the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene — walk!” And seizing him by the right hand, he … Continue reading

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Picked up and set down

“Instead, immense in mercy and with an incredible love, he embraced us. He took our sin-dead lives and made us alive in Christ. He did all this on his own, with no help from us! Then he picked us up … Continue reading

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God’s Mission

July 20, 2011 “What you’re after is truth from the inside out. Enter me, then, conceive a new, true life.” Psalm 51:6 The Message Do you know what God thinks when you’ve blown it .. really messed up .. and … Continue reading

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The Gift …

July 19, 2011 “Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.” Romans 8:1 New American Standard Free from condemnation … Free from shame .. Free from guilt. The blood of Jesus Christ has removed every … Continue reading

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