men naked in barrel
To “lean” is to go completely empty, looking for His filling. Coming with NO opinions, no thoughts and no strength.
Posted Aug. 5,2021 by | 12 Comments
My Thoughts Affect Others!
I’m not given a free pass to think as I like just because I don't utter the words that I’m thinking. My thoughts affect others and carry a huge weight!
Posted Aug. 2,2021 by | 21 Comments
Thoughts – Our Greatest Sin Against Self
One of our greatest sins against self is to be defined & confined by our ideas of our self. Our thoughts must be authored by God’s own thoughts.
Posted Jul. 29,2021 by | 7 Comments
It's Really Not Personal
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.
Posted Jul. 26,2021 by | 7 Comments
The Self Life is Slavery and Sin
There’s only One Life that is not the slave-life and that is the Life of Christ. Every other attempt to live this life is from self and slavery.
Posted Jul. 22,2021 by | 10 Comments
Compassion in a World Broken in Sin
In the reality of brokenness, I can live in His grace and compassion for my fellow man because we all are sojourners in a broken land.
Posted Jul. 19,2021 by | 1 Comments
Expectations Versus Receiving God's Gifts
Expectations are laws we set to control. When I expect from someone, I am determining what is needed to please ME.
Posted Jul. 15,2021 by | 2 Comments
Lift Your Vision Higher
God’s vision of my world is eternal and redemptive, while my vision and discernment is just a spiritual diagnosis not the ultimate reality.
Posted Jul. 12,2021 by | 2 Comments
The Purpose of Prayer of the Heart
His goal for my prayer life is connection with Him who is my Answer, not the answer in itself. Prayers don't equate His obligation to answer.
Posted Jul. 8,2021 by | 3 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 Jul. 5,2021 by | 23 Comments
Judging Things with Human Eyes
Do we ever think God is wasteful, extravagant, or excessive? If the answer is yes, then we might be judging things with human eyes!
Posted Jul. 1,2021 by | 6 Comments
Disappointed by the Ways of God
When we expect God to move in a particular way, and that's not the way He moves, we can become disappointed in the ways of God…even offended.
Posted Jun. 28,2021 by | 5 Comments