Jesus..The well digger (6)

May 19, 2016 “It’s who you are and the way you live that count before God. Your worship must engage your spirit in the pursuit of truth. That’s the kind of people the Father is out looking for: those who are simply and honestly themselves before him in their worship. God is sheer being itself—Spirit. Those who … Continue reading Jesus..The well digger (6)

206 Weary Bones

May 28, 2014 “So He came to a city of Samaria called Sychar; near the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph, and Jacob’s well was there. So Jesus, being wearied from His journey, was sitting this by the well. It was about the sixth hour.” John 4:5-6 New American Standard What … Continue reading 206 Weary Bones

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 …

Jesus said …

October 21, 2011 “However, those the Father has given me will come to me, and I will never reject them. 38 For I have come down from heaven to do the will of God who sent me, not to do my own will.” John 6:37-38 The New Living Translation Jesus never worried over who found … Continue reading Jesus said …

Jesus said …

October 19, 2011 “Here’s what I want you to do: Find a quiet, secluded place so you won’t be tempted to role-play before God. Just be there as simply and honestly as you can manage. The focus will shift from you to God, and you will begin to sense his grace.” Matt. 6:6 The Message … Continue reading Jesus said …

Jesus said …

October 18, 2011 “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With less of you there is more of God and his rule.” Matt. 5:3 The Message Only Jesus can tell you “you’re blessed” at ends of your life because He knows firsthand what the end of your rope looks like and feels … Continue reading Jesus said …

Bumping into things …

October 5, 2011 “So, if you’re serious about living this new resurrection life with Christ, act like it. Pursue the things over which Christ presides. Don’t shuffle along, eyes to the ground, absorbed with the things right in front of you. Look up, be alert to what is going on around Christ — that’s where … Continue reading Bumping into things …