Healthy Die-eating….

May 1, 2013 “They’re a lot of hot air, that’s all they are. They’re completely out of touch with the source of life, Christ, who puts us together in one piece, whose very breath and blood flow through us. He is the Head and we are the body. We can grow up healthy in God … Continue reading Healthy Die-eating….

On the receiving end …

April 29, 2013 “My counsel for you is simple and straightforward: Just go ahead with what you’ve been given. You received Christ Jesus, the Master; now live him. You’re deeply rooted in him.” Colossians 2:6 The Message When Jesus moves in .. when Christ becomes Lord(Master) of your life .. when your life is rooted … Continue reading On the receiving end …

Out in the open …

April 24, 2013 “Consider it a sheer gift, friends, when tests and challenges come at you from all sides. You know that under pressure, your faith-life is forced into the open and shows its true colors. So don’t try to get out of anything prematurely. Let it do its work so you become mature and … Continue reading Out in the open …

The Son … and you

April 23, 2013 “We look at this Son and see the God who cannot be seen. We look at this Son and see God’s original purpose in everything created. For everything, absolutely everything, above and below, visible and invisible, rank after rank after rank of angels — everything got started in him and finds its … Continue reading The Son … and you

Then and now …

April 22, 2013 “We keep getting reports on your steady faith in Christ, our Jesus, and the love you continuously extend to all Christians. The lines of purpose in your lives never grow slack, tightly tied as they are to your future in heaven, kept taut by hope.” Colossians 1:4-5 The Message The message of … Continue reading Then and now …

April 19, 2013 “This is why the Lord says, “Turn to me now, while there is time. Give me your hearts. Come with fasting, weeping, and mourning. Don’t tear your clothing in your grief, but tear your hearts instead.” Return to the Lord your God, for he is merciful and compassionate, slow to get angry … Continue reading