May 1, 2014 “Write these commandments that I’ve given you today on your hearts. Get them inside of you and then get them inside your children. Talk about them wherever you are, sitting at home or walking in the street; talk about them from the time you get up in the morning to when you … Continue reading Everywhere you go ….
April 15, 2014 “Because of the sacrifice of the Messiah, his blood poured out on the altar of the Cross, we’re a free people—free of penalties and punishments chalked up by all our misdeeds. And not just barely free, either. Abundantly free! He thought of everything, provided for everything we could possibly need, letting us … Continue reading Infectious freedom …
April 14, 2014 “Could it be any clearer? Our old way of life was nailed to the cross with Christ, a decisive end to that sin-miserable life – no longer at sin’s beck and call! What we believe is this: If we get included in Christ’s sin-conquering death, we also get included in his life … Continue reading You can’t keep dragging that along ….
April 11, 2014 “Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life; he who comes to Me will not hunger, and he who believes in me will never thirst.” John 6:35 New American Standard He was serious about his offer. Jesus describes who he is .. bread .. and what will happen if you … Continue reading Homemade bread … living recipes
April 10, 2014 “But instead he sacrificed himself once and for all, summing up all the other sacrifices in this sacrifice of himself, the final solution of sin.” Hebrews 9:26 The Message No matter how many times we hear this truth: Jesus once and for all sacrificed himself for your sins … we still lean … Continue reading A solution for anybody …
April 8, 2014 “Keep your eyes on Jesus, who both began and finished this race we’re in. Study how he did it. Because he never lost sight of where he was headed — that exhilarating finish in and with God — he could put up with anything along the way: Cross, shame, whatever.” Hebrews 12:2-3 … Continue reading Whatever ….
April 7, 2014 “I’ve told you all this so that trusting me, you will be unshakable and assured, deeply at peace. In this godless world you will continue to experience difficulties. But take heart! I’ve conquered the world.” John 16:33 The Message Jesus left you his peace .. the wholeness of mind that God is … Continue reading Not on your own …
April 4, 2014 “…Christ made a single sacrifice for sins, and that was it!” Hebrews 10:12 The Message It’s always more complicated than just a sentence or a theological twist. Some believe that Jesus died on that cross as a sacrifice for sins that clears the way for you to freely accept his death for … Continue reading A Wide Way a-Cross
April 3, 2014 “And my people who are called by my name humble themselves and pray, and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14 New American Standard God has never been vague about his promise: … Continue reading The Promise of a healed land … and you
April 1, 2014 “Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. For whoever wishes to save his life shall lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake shall find it.” Matt. 16:24-25 New American Standard They … Continue reading If anyone ….