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 ..
June 14, 2016 “The things you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you.” Philippians 4:9 New American Standard Everyone has to settle in their mind who the person of Jesus is and the place he occupies in their life. He … Continue reading Who is this Jesus..?
May 28, 2014 “So He came to a city of Samaria called Sychar; near the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph, and Jacob’s well was there. So Jesus, being wearied from His journey, was sitting this by the well. It was about the sixth hour.” John 4:5-6 New American Standard What … Continue reading 206 Weary Bones
January 8, 2013 “Salvation comes no other way; no other name has been or will be given to us by which we can be saved, only this one.” Acts 4:12 The Message It’s just one little sentence tucked inside the backend of a book. And it changes everything that has to do with your life. … Continue reading Who is this Jesus … in you?
May 8, 2012 “But whoever did want him, who believed he was who he claimed and would do what he said, He made to be their true selves, their child-of-God selves. These are the God-begotten, not blood-begotten, not flesh-begotten, not sex-begotten.” John 1:12-13 The Message What do you want? What do you really want. What … Continue reading What do you want …?
April 23, 2012 “Where is the god who can compare to you– wiping the slate clean of guilt, Turning a blind eye, a deaf ear, to the past sins of your purged and precious people? You don’t nurse your anger and don’t stay angry long, for mercy is your specialty. That’s what you love most. … Continue reading God’s Forever Focus
January 5, 2012 “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.” Hebrews 13:8 New American Standard It doesn’t matter how you got “here” … in Christ. But everyone who got “here” arrived the same way: through the incarnational .. sinless life .. atoning sacrifice .. death-burial-and resurrection of the One who is the … Continue reading God’s Building Program …
December 21, 2011 “He opens a place in his heart for the down-and-out, he restores the wretched of the earth. He frees them from tyranny and torture — when they bleed, he bleeds; when they die, he dies.” Psalm 72:14 The Message Kings and Rulers and Governments all over the world seek His favor. Titles … Continue reading Jesus disrupts … just because …
December 19, 2011 “We look at this Son and see the God who cannot be seen. … He was there before any of it came into existence and holds it all together right up to this moment.” Colossians 1:15/17 The Message There is this life-disrupting truth that hounds you or holds you everyday: Jesus holds … Continue reading Truth-Gripping Disruption
December 7, 2011 “Don’t set people up as experts over your life, letting them tell you what to do. Save that authority for God; let him tell you what to do. No one else should carry the title of ‘Father’; you have only one Father, and he’s in heaven. And don’t let people maneuver you … Continue reading There’s Plenty of Disruption to go around …