Making room …

Making room… May 28, 2013 “Through thick and thin, keep your hearts at attention, in adoration before Christ, your Master. Be ready to speak up and tell anyone who asks why you’re living the way you are, and always with the utmost courtesy. … That’s what Christ did definitively: suffered because of others’ sins, the … Continue reading Making room …

All things ….

May 27, 2013 “and through Him to reconcile all things to Himself, having made peace through the blood of His cross; through Him, I say, whether things on earth or things in heaven.” Colossians 1:20 New American Christ has reconciled all things about your life. There isn’t one thing left for you to do but … Continue reading All things ….

From death to life …

“If you only look at us, you might well miss the brightness. We carry this precious Message around in the unadorned clay pots of our ordinary lives. That’s to prevent anyone from confusing God’s incomparable power with us.” 2 Corinthians 4:7 The Message What does it look like at the end of your rope? Every … Continue reading From death to life …

Neighborly ingredients …

May 15, 2013 “He stripped all the spiritual tyrants in the universe of their sham authority at the Cross and marched them naked through the streets.” Colossians 2:15 The Message Before Mr. Rogers moved to a holy neighborhood, he addressed the 1992 class of Boston University. When he stood at the podium, the students and … Continue reading Neighborly ingredients …

Walking …

May 14, 2013 “As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him.” Colossians 2:6 New American Standard What a life you’ve been given. Your old life was about you trying to be lord of your world. That meant trying to manage everything about you .. and sometimes trying to manage others … Continue reading Walking …

God’s housecleaning …

“Yes! God has broadcast to all the world; “Tell daughter Zion, ‘Look! Your Savior comes, Ready to do what he said he’d do, prepared to complete what he promised.” Isaiah 62:11 The Message God didn’t wait around to see if you were going to figure it out on your own. He already knew that you … Continue reading God’s housecleaning …