The first thing..

August 22, 2017 “for to me, to live is Christ, and to die is to gain.” Philippians 1:21 New American Standard It’s the first thought of a new day. It’s the first rule of grace. It’s the first beginning of everything that has to do with living .. and living well. Christ . His name and … Continue reading The first thing..

Meet your new neighbor …

May 25, 2017 “For the word of God is living and effective and sharper than any double-edged sword, penetrating as far as the separation of soul and spirit, joints and marrow. It is able to judge the ideas and thoughts of the heart.” Hebrews 4:12 Holman Christian Standard You know what generous looks like when … Continue reading Meet your new neighbor …

It looks a lot like …?

February 9, 2016 “So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience; bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone, just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.” Colossians 3:12-13 NASB The Christian … Continue reading It looks a lot like …?

Hidden in Plain Sight (2)

November 15, 2013 “How many loaves of bread do you have?” Mark 6:38 The Message In a race-divided nation a God-appointed preacher said: “The secret of the Christian life is simply the presence of Jesus Christ.” This nail-scarred .. grave-risen man still offers His Life to anyone looking .. longing .. seeking .. running .. … Continue reading Hidden in Plain Sight (2)

Is This For Real…?

July 24, 2013 “…Christ in you, the hope of glory.” Colossians 1:27 New American Standard It is life-changing real. It is so real that God uses everything in your life .. good parts of you .. bad parts of you (yes .. there are flaws and flat spots in your life) .. barely noticeable and … Continue reading Is This For Real…?