Living apart from Christ’s Life makes us dismembered parts of the Body. This way of functioning in the old life is like zombie functioning.
Why does weakness produce shame in most men? Whether weakness in our character or ability the result is shame.
David's secret is that he lived from his own crude heart. His writings prove it. He sought the heart of God because he was himself a man of heart.
Acceptance of limitations only pushed us into the Kingdom. Our earthly limitations gives us unlimited access to the realms of heaven.
It is only Christ's Life that has the power to live with open arms and exposed heart to the Father in chaos and crisis. He wants to do this in all of us!
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.
This is true Thanksgiving to the Creator and Provider: to live each day of all the days He gives.
The exchanged Life is not a passive life, rather the exchanged Life is a union life, which is His Life chosen over my will in life.
In the middle of shelter in place I have solely run the office and its functions. What could have taken me under has been a huge blessing of functioning.
Imagine living where we do ONLY what we see the Heavenly Father doing. Christ lived this way and it’s how He desires to live within us TODAY.
The writers of the Gospels touched and received every bit of those Divine Words, while still remaining Christ THE Word. Fully Jesus yet completely through man.
Christianity isn't a self-improvement program. The Secret of the Christian Life isn't that it's a changed life but an exchanged life—a resurrection of Life.