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 …

Right out in the open …

July 28, 2016  “It happens so regularly that it’s predictable. The moment I decide to do good, sin is there to trip me up. I truly delight in God’s commands, but it’s pretty obvious that not all of me joins in that delight. Parts of me covertly rebel, and just when I least expect it, … Continue reading Right out in the open …

Invasion ….

August 27, 2013 “Christ has set us free to live a free life. So take your stand! Never again let anyone put a harness of slavery on you.” Galatians 5:1 The Message There have been seas divided .. giants knocked down with stones .. whales transporting prophets .. water changed into wine .. nails defeating … Continue reading Invasion ….

Freedom: In-To-Dependence

July 4, 2013 “Christ has set us free to live a free life. So take your stand! Never again let anyone put a harness of slavery on you.” Galatians 5:1 The Message You didn’t earn your freedom. You’ve fought countless battles and had moments of battle-free living .. but you were never free. There is … Continue reading Freedom: In-To-Dependence

A Secret Life….

June 4, 2013 “The secret of The Lord is for those who fear Him, And He will make them know His covenant.” Ps. 25:14 New American Standard Everything in your life and in this world will break against the reality of Jesus Christ. And everything in your life that is in Christ will be made … Continue reading A Secret Life….

Table manners …

February 18, 2013 “The way of life — to God! — is vigorous and requires your total attention. A lot of you are going to assume that you’ll sit down to God’s salvation banquet just because you’ve been hanging around the neighborhood all your lives. Well, one day you’re going to be banging on the … Continue reading Table manners …