Like an Arab merchant, we haggle and wheel and deal to get the best we can, all the while, the Lord just wants relationship, not a deal. Our gimmicks don't work.
Posted Feb. 25,2019 by | 12 Comments
If life is art, who is my audience? We all are called to please One, whether another single soul takes notice.
Posted Jan. 14,2019 by | 16 Comments
All things, all our interaction in this world is with Christ. I don’t interact with individuals or circumstances; I interact with Christ. Is this true?
Posted Jan. 3,2019 by | 14 Comments
If you look at the stories of the men of faith in the Bible, each of them had to embrace God and His Word as He defined it to them.
Posted Dec. 6,2018 by | 6 Comments
Prayer and sovereignty are uniquely entwined while appearing to be seemingly contradictory. So if God is sovereign, what is the purpose of prayer?
Posted Nov. 12,2018 by | 6 Comments
How far will our God go to make Himself known and to love us? I can never underestimate the lengths to which God will go in assisting me to know Him. His reach and pursuit is often shocking.
Posted Oct. 8,2018 by | 8 Comments
What if the presence of difficulty and hardship were just the Lord’s plea for us to embrace our dependence and pursue relationship with Him?
Posted Oct. 4,2018 by | 8 Comments
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.
Posted Sep. 17,2018 by | 13 Comments
A lover isn't motivated primarily by self-satisfaction but by relationship. A lover is focused on the one they love.
Posted Sep. 13,2018 by | 15 Comments
How can we live a life where our knowledge is Christ? We were created for Christ to be our knowledge and He wants us to enter this reality.
Posted Sep. 10,2018 by | 5 Comments
Did I approach my quiet times like a job? Did I function like I had work to do, and come hell or high water, I was going to do it.
Posted Aug. 20,2018 by | 8 Comments
How about seeking to focus my attention on loving God rather than always seeking to always BE loved by Him?
Posted Jul. 30,2018 by | 2 Comments