Category Archives: Isaiah

There is no fine print …

July 13, 2017 “But you are the ones chosen by God, chosen for the high calling of priestly work, chosen to be a holy people, God’s instruments to do his work and speak out for him, to tell others of … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Peter, chosen, Faith-accuser, Isaiah, life-calling | Leave a comment

God’s longing for you …

June 30, 2017 “Therefore the Lord longs to be gracious to you, and therefore He waits on high to have compassion on you.” Isaiah 30:18 New American Standard The Lord sees everything and still He longs for you. What an … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Corinthians, compassion, freedom, Isaiah, longing, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Finding your shape …

June 27, 2017 “Holy, Holy, Holy is God-of-the-Angel-Armies. His bright glory fills the whole earth.” Isaiah 6:3 The Message An old Montana preacher described Isaiah’s work as calling Promised-People to submit their lives “to being shaped by the Word of … Continue reading

Posted in Inside and out, intended shape, Isaiah, learning, Shaped | Leave a comment

Stopping on the road … letting go

June 26, 2017 “God the Master, the Holy One of Israel, has this solemn counsel. “Your salvation requires you to turn back to me and stop your silly efforts to save yourselves. Your strength will come from settling down in … Continue reading

Posted in compassion, confidence, heart habits, Isaiah, lavish forgiveness, life in Christ, life-changing, merciful, mercy | Leave a comment

The Son and you …Wow

May 26, 2017 “We look at this Son and see the God who cannot be seen. We look at this Son and see God’s original purpose in everything created. For everything, absolutely everything, above and below, visible and invisible, rank, … Continue reading

Posted in Colossians, everything, fix, Isaiah, scandalous, unbelievably loved, worth | 1 Comment

Knowing …

May 18, 2017 “And this is real and eternal life: That they know you, The one and only true God, And Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.” John 17:3 Message What if you had to plan your day wondering what … Continue reading

Posted in Isaiah, Jeremiah, John | Leave a comment

He never forgets …

August 1, 2016 “Remember these things, O Jacob. Take it seriously, Israel, that you’re my servant. I made you, shaped you: You’re my servant. O Israel, I’ll never forget you. I’ve wiped the slate of all your wrongdoings. There’s nothing … Continue reading

Posted in Isaiah, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Everything’s FREE

July 4, 2016 “Hey there! All who are thirsty, come to the water! Are you penniless? Come anyway — buy and eat! Come, buy your drinks, buy wine and milk. Buy without money — everything’s free!” Isaiah 55:1-2 Message The … Continue reading

Posted in freedom, fresh start, healing, irresistible, Isaiah, lavish forgiveness, merciful, unbreakable | Leave a comment

Stories about stones …

April 1, 2016 “I’ll give you a new heart, put a new spirit in you. I’ll remove the stone heart from your body and replace it with a heart that’s God-willed, not self-willed. I’ll put my Spirit in you and … Continue reading

Posted in Ezekiel, Following Jesus, heart welcomed, Holy Spirit, Home free, Isaiah, life in Christ, life-changing, scars, Shaped | Leave a comment

Our own thing .. Our own way ..

March 23, 2016 “We’re all like sheep who’ve wandered off and gotten lost. We’ve done our own thing, gone our own way. And God has piled all our sins, everything we’ve done on him, on him.” Isaiah 53:6 MSG Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in forgiveness, Isaiah, life-changing, Luke | Leave a comment