In that day you will be able to say with Paul, “for me to live is Christ.” That's the wonder of the exchanged Life, the Great Exchange we're to experience.
The Lord God is 'with us' by the most amazing intimacy…accessible, reachable, knowable!
Though she was young and a virgin, Mary was not untried, nor unfamiliar with deep surrender to the God of her ancestors.
Angelic visits are not to be trifled with… Mary's way was always the way of quiet meditation, something Zacharias would have to learn
Every year I ask my Father to give me a fresh view of this familiar story. Can we ever really know it?
Things are going to continually attempt to grab our attention. Even people with the best intentions can bring distractions from the Will of God.
The living water of the Spirit is always "flowing, bubbling within him to eternal life!" It isn't subject to the conditions of your natural life.
We’re cast on His mercy to save us, and that is so much better a place than those who think they are saved because they decided for Jesus.
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.
Expectations are laws we set to control. When I expect from someone, I am determining what is needed to please ME.
Do we ever think God is wasteful, extravagant, or excessive? If the answer is yes, then we might be judging things with human eyes!
How do you view problems in your life? Our world is fallen and our dealing with problems is the great equalizer of us all.