Fruit stands everywhere …

November 17, 2017 “I am the vine, you are the branches. The one who remains in me and I in him produces much fruit, because you can do nothing without me.” John 15:5 Christian Standard Because you can do nothing without me: It is such a simple statement .. easily overlooked .. dismissed even. How many … Continue reading Fruit stands everywhere …

.. 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 ..

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…

Starting off right …

July 14, 2016 “If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if his love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything to you, if you have a heart, if you care— then do me a favor: Agree with each other, love each other, be … Continue reading Starting off right …

Then .. and now

June 28, 2016 “So, Jesus explained himself at length. “I’m telling you this straight. The Son can’t independently do a thing, only what he sees the Father doing. What the Father does, the Son does. The Father loves the Son and includes him in everything he is doing.” john 5:19-20 Message That was the way … Continue reading Then .. and now

206 Weary Bones

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

July 8, 2013 “Let me tell you why you are here. You’re here to be salt-seasoning that brings out the God-flavors of this earth. If you lose your saltiness, how will people taste godliness? You’ve lost your usefulness and will end up in the garbage.” Matt. 5:13 The Message Jesus never holds back the truth … Continue reading