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.
Reactive living based on the whims of humanity is to lose our vital necessity in a sea of trivial insignificance, but we can live by design not default.
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!
I'm having to learn a rather crucial life lesson that never seems to end: it's not personal. Often, what I think is a personal attack actually is not personal at all.
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.
I know a secret, God has a plan beyond my thinking! The trick is to remain open handed the answer to receive Him as He wants to show Himself.
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 for the believer in Christ.
Our Heavenly Father tells His children what He's doing. We aren’t relegated to conjecture and presumption, He wants to tell us what He is doing.
This is true Thanksgiving to the Creator and Provider: to live each day of all the days He gives.
If emotions run our ship we will not only be controlled by the ebb and flow of circumstance but we will miss the God of our moments.
The obstacles in our path are not hindrances, they literally are the way. I don’t get to sail through life without things that must be overcome.
What happens when government make demands against God's Word? If no authority is in place but by God, then do I have to submit to these decrees?