Christ’s revealing of His Life in me is for His pleasure and purpose, not mine. His revealing is not from our desire, as earnest as it may be, nor through our efforts to have it be so.
Posted Mar. 5,2018 by | 7 Comments
I want to share with you a story of grace. I believe the story of Chris McCandless was a story of grace. Grace has a purpose and that purpose is the bringing of us into a greater, fuller knowledge of God.
Posted Jan. 29,2018 by | 12 Comments
Whichever way you choose, God supports. It's amazing how much the prodigal's father supported his son's choice. He enabled him to go and held back nothing!
Posted Feb. 28,2017 by | 3 Comments
I live in constant awareness of the Lord’s soon return and that means being willing to be made ready to meet His Blazing Eyes. Are you being made ready too?
Posted Jun. 20,2016 by | 4 Comments
Repentance enters the redemption that Christ sowed with the seed of His Life-Blood and we gain the unearned liberty of suffering none of our consequences.
Posted Jun. 16,2016 by | 4 Comments
The Prodigal’s waste is inexcusable. Then and now. What parent could just dismiss such sin and betrayal? What father could instantly trust such a child?
Posted Jun. 15,2016 by | 2 Comments
What I’m seeing in a whole new light today is just how much the enemy brings to bear against every start I make in the direction of Jesus Christ.
Posted Apr. 22,2016 by | 3 Comments
If someone mocks me and I respond to them with mockery and earn their enmity, it’s not Christ that they’re targeting. I was the one to make it personal.
Posted Mar. 18,2016 by | 5 Comments
As the world spirals deeper into lawlessness, the “where sin abounded” part of the verse is featured more often without the following promise of grace.
Posted Mar. 14,2016 by | 3 Comments
The story of the botched 'Ecce Homo' fresco isn't a story of shame or failure, though both are there. It is a story of God's great mercy and unfailing love.
Posted Feb. 29,2016 by | 6 Comments
"Being a good person begins with being a wise person." Justice Antonin Scalia was a wise man labeled a fool by most of the world, and he was unmoved by it.
Posted Feb. 16,2016 by | 9 Comments
There’s a factor left unmentioned in my last post about three tragic lives: GRACE! I wanted to dedicate a whole post to it.
Posted Dec. 18,2015 by | 3 Comments