Outrageously offensive …

July 10, 2017 “just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we would be holy and blameless before Him.” Ephesians 1:4 New American Standard It is who and what you are in Christ: blameless Who would make such a statement?  Would you in your wildest thoughts ever consider your life … Continue reading Outrageously offensive …

Is that it … believe?

June 20, 2017 “What can we do to perform the works of God? They asked. Jesus replied, This is the work of God — that you believe in the One He has sent.” John 6:28-29 Holman Christian Standard It’s the hardest work you do everyday: believing. You do it unconsciously over the smallest details: walking … Continue reading Is that it … believe?

A roof with a view

May 13, 2016 “Some men arrived carrying a paraplegic on a stretcher. They were looking for a way to get into the house and set him before Jesus. When they couldn’t find a way in because of the crowd, they went up on the roof, removed some tiles, and let him down in the middle … Continue reading A roof with a view

Defined by light …

April 25, 2016 “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me.” John 14:6 NASB Jesus made sure his disciples knew what His life meant. It would define their lives. It would be direct their lives. And it would determine what kind of life they … Continue reading Defined by light …

Follow through ..

November 24, 2014 “But 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 He is the final solution and the first step of everyday. Christ’s death summed up God’s absolute demands about every sin in your life. … Continue reading Follow through ..

Believing …

February 12, 2013 “What can we do to perform the works of God? they asked.” Jesus replied, “This is the work of God; that you believe in the One He has sent.” John 6:28-29 Holman Christian Standard The hardest work you will do today is “believing”. Everyone believes in something. It doesn’t matter how high … Continue reading Believing …