Pain Versus Suffering
There's a difference between pain and suffering for someone who’s born again. Suffering is usually the result of my resistance, while pain is a mark of change.
Posted Mar. 4,2019 by | 4 Comments
declaration of dependence
Our inalienable rights–life, liberty, and our pursuit of happiness–don't necessarily coincide with the declaration of dependence found in the beatitudes.
Posted Feb. 11,2019 by | 18 Comments
Living Receiving Rather Than Resisting
I don’t want to live my life resisting what offends me or the things I don’t like. Rather I want to live receiving all of life as from God.
Posted Jan. 10,2019 by | 12 Comments
I Sit in the Palm of the God of All Things
I am seeing life like I rest in the palm of God’s hand and that because I am His, all things in my life are Jesus touching, guiding, and leading me.
Posted Jan. 7,2019 by | 2 Comments
Eating from the Tree of Knowledge
If I am eating the fruits of knowledge then I am involved in fixing what God screwed up and manhandling Him to give me what is good.
Posted Nov. 19,2018 by | 6 Comments
Thanks Liberates Me from the Tree of Knowledge
When I choose to live my life with thanks to God, I make a choice for Life, which liberates me from the Tree of Knowledge.
Posted Nov. 15,2018 by | 2 Comments
God's Sovereignty and the Unjust Judge
Despots may scheme and finagle but it's God Himself who places them in leadership. No man can steal what only God Himself endows.
Posted Nov. 1,2018 by | 2 Comments
Believing God is an Unjust Judge
The parable of the unjust judge speaks more about our approach of the Heavenly Father and how we accuse Him. It's believing God is an unjust judge.
Posted Oct. 25,2018 by | 4 Comments
The Source of Stress: Opinions
The source of most of our stress, if not all of it, is our opinions and judgments, but once I looked at God, He rushed in to extinguish my opinionated fire.
Posted Oct. 1,2018 by | 10 Comments
Our utter dependence on Christ is one of our greatest gifts. It frustrates our flesh, offends our pride, and hurts our feelings, it is the making of us.
Posted Sep. 20,2018 by | 5 Comments
Living Where Christ is Knowledge
How can we live a life where our knowledge is Christ? We were created for Christ to be our knowledge and He wants us to enter this reality.
Posted Sep. 10,2018 by | 5 Comments
Our Knowledge is Christ
Knowledge is Christ, and knowing apart from Christ is just separation from Christ. All knowing is Christ or it is opinions separating us from Him.
Posted Sep. 6,2018 by | 5 Comments