Disturbing Peace
We were never intended to dwell outside of Peace. So recently I turned off my endless drone of news and chatter. I found that it was disturbing the peace in my life.
Posted Jul. 16,2018 by | 3 Comments
My Needs and Faith in My Shepherd
I would think that I at least could define my OWN needs…not so much.We are too close to our need to really know what our actual needs are.
Posted Jul. 9,2018 by | 2 Comments
Who Owns Me? What a Question!
The battle for my soul turned on the issue of ownership and now my daily cross confronts the same: Who owns me? Is it Jesus or have I enthroned another?
Posted Jun. 18,2018 by | 4 Comments
Who Do I Really Belong to: Jesus or the World?
This is the bottom line of every exchange with the Lord: Who owns me? Do I belong to Jesus in reality or by mere verbal declaration? Either way, I am owned!
Posted Jun. 14,2018 by | 2 Comments
Health: The Dipstick to Gauge My Faith
Health is like a dipstick which reveals the level of our faith in God’s Lordship and Sovereignty.
Posted Jun. 4,2018 by | 2 Comments
Commonsense Caring for Myself
The crisis of faith with health care and following the Lord is, “What if I am not hearing Him correctly? What if I die because I didn’t hear?” We all alike struggle with these thoughts.
Posted May. 21,2018 by | 6 Comments
Following Rather than Determining My Care
Being in the Spirit allows us to lean in dependence rather than being strapped with the responsibility to care for ourselves.
Posted May. 17,2018 by | 11 Comments
Getting Along With God in Suffering
Most of my questions of God are "Why?" Like, “Why did You allow this suffering?” My questions reveal my values: comfort and safety. But what does God value?
Posted Mar. 19,2018 by | 4 Comments
Requirements on Christ in Me
And knowing that my efforts are not adequate to satisfy God, then how am I to fulfill the many requirements of God on my life?
Posted Mar. 8,2018 by | 6 Comments
By Grace Alone is Christ in Me
Christ’s revealing of His Life in me is for His pleasure and purpose, not mine. His revealing is not from our desire, as earnest as it may be, nor through our efforts to have it be so.
Posted Mar. 5,2018 by | 7 Comments
The Supreme Ethic of Love and Freedom of the Will
Why didn’t God keep that man from pulling the trigger rather than allowing the man to pull the trigger and then watch over him and bringing about some kind of judgment?
Posted Feb. 22,2018 by | 0 Comments
I Gave God Permission to Wreck My Life
I gave God permission to wreck my life when I asked for the miracle of God HIMSELF. I just didn’t know how the answer to the prayer of my heart would look.
Posted Feb. 19,2018 by | 5 Comments