God is always the same and what he did once he would do again. God is not a respecter of persons and what he would do for one he would do for any. These two statement encourage the hope and possibility of what God did once for someone else, he would do for me. In… Read More Dusting off the Stories of what God has Done
Okay, this piece may not resonate with everyone but it hopeful resonates with someone. So you’re a person who loves God with all your heart. If that has been the overwhelming cry of your heart for the past few decades some of us have been taken on a wild ride. Let me review in a… Read More What Has Happened the Last Four Years in the Body of Christ in the U.S.??
Hope is something set on the horizon. It’s where the light comes from in ones life. Hope actually facilitates happiness, just as the opposite–fear–suffocates the joy out of our lives. Hope gives tomorrow and today purpose, therefore adding joy and a pleasingness to life. In heaven here on earth, hope is a commodity, a tangible… Read More Hope
Intro In my mind family and the trinity are the same expression. God himself lives in community. Three in one. The individuals within God, the trinity, are separate persons yet one. They have individual expression, purpose, function, and yet are one. They move separately yet are one. How God relates to himself, or how the… Read More Family
Salvation is not earned, it is a gift. God loves everyone more than we can fathom, not just a small group of religious people who earn special entitlement (still taught in the church today) The practice of spiritual gifts is not more important than the practice of love. Operating in power is not necessarily more… Read More 50 Conclusionary Thoughts (from life experience)
Joel and I have written ‘off the grid’ about our adventures in the Middle East for three months followed by spending the holidays in Puerto Rico and now we’re writing again to announce “We’re heading back!” GOING BACK That’s right, in the midst of our goodbyes with a plan to return in our hearts, the Lord orchestrated… Read More Frolicking with God in the Middle East
I have desire to throw consecutive notes out there for free range spiritual grazing. This first one is real chipper and is about death…or actually its end. 🙂 Romans 5:28 Sin reigned in death. Picture sin sitting on the throne in glum sneakiness. As far as the kingdom of sin touches, so… Read More Happy Grazing