His grace has shown me purpose for certain pains in my life, but simple understanding of what God takes us through really doesn’t have power in itself. No, where there’s power is in my yes.
Some surrender to the cosmos as ones who are tossed by its whim and fancy; a simple leaf in the torrent unable to direct their path.
Living is about relationship with Him. And the way He accomplishes this is to reduce us down, down to dependence on Him, a moment-by-moment involvement.
When I join Jesus, praying what He gives me to pray, I am then in the flow of the Spirit and the will and purpose of God. That’s where I really want to be!
When we hear that someone we love is unwell, how many of you (like me!) tend to immediately pray for healing and just assume that God blesses that prayer?
Much of the past year has seen me grappling with my life in a way that seemed long overdue. In particular, I asked myself the question, “What am I doing?”
A little ring, strategically placed right in the soft, tender flesh of the nose, is more than enough to stop a bull.
I heard an interview with Stephen Willeford, the man who stopped the evil shooter in Sutherland Springs, TX. This massacre was perpetrated on family.
Jesus is Love and if I let Him be my Life, then Love will express itself through my life and doings. Yes, it is true, all we need is Love!
God's Providence is guidance on His creation. God’s hand of providence is seen all over but it benefits more completely the man yielded to being IN His Will.
I know God has called me to serve, but I confess that I can put that calling first, before the motive of love for Him and the choice to do His will.
It's a lie that there is a line of demarcation between that which is spiritual and sacred and that which is common. Reality cannot be compartmentalized.