First them … now you

January 23, 2018 “Therefore, since we also have such a large cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us  lay aside every hindrance and the sin the so easily ensnares us. Let run with endurance the race that lies before us, keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith. For the joy … Continue reading First them … now you

Race…

September 1, 2017 “Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us..” Hebrews 12:1 New American Standard Behind your life are stories filled with challenges … Continue reading Race…

Who gets to define you ..?

July 7, 2017 “Your old life is dead. Your new life, which is your real life — even though invisible to spectators — is with Christ in God. He is your life.” Colossians 3:3 The Message Freedom from: Jesus has given you a freedom from being ruled .. driven .. and defined by sin. He is your new … Continue reading Who gets to define you ..?

.. for people like you ..

July 6, 2017 “Going through a long line of prophets, God has been addressing our ancestors in different ways for centuries. Recently he spoke to us directly through his Son. By his Son, God created the world in the beginning, and it will all belong to the Son at the end. This Son perfectly mirrors … Continue reading .. for people like you ..

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 …

God’s Tattoos…

May 22, 2017 “Behold, I have inscribed your name on the palms of my hands; Your wall are continually before Me.” Isaiah 49:16 New American Standard Long before Jesus ever arrived on the scene, God was at work. He was reminding His people .. so prone to run off .. give up on Him .. … Continue reading God’s Tattoos…

You’re really old …if

September 14, 2016 “We who have run for our very lives to God have every reason to grab the promised hope with both hands and never let go. It’s an unbreakable spiritual lifeline, reaching past all appearances right to the very presence of God where Jesus, running on ahead of us, has taken up his … Continue reading You’re really old …if

THE WAY OF JESUS…

August 5, 2016 “But now you have arrived at your destination: By faith in Christ you are in direct relationship with God. Your baptism in Christ was not just washing you up for a fresh start. It also involved dressing you in an adult faith wardrobe — Christ’s life, the fulfillment of God’s original promise.” … Continue reading THE WAY OF JESUS…