Is my responsibility towards my unsaved friends and family to get them into a church? Is this my only job and function in their lives or is there more?
If someone is good – helping me out, not disturbing my peace, not making me uncomfortable – then do they get my Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval.
We think of love as weakness. You are vulnerable when you love and a target for hurt. Even so… Love is power, the greatest power in the universe.
The bright Light of Christ isn’t a soft, cosmetic glow intended to warm the corpse-like pallor of humanity. It is our means of dying into LIFE.
When we step into the divine inheritance and move from hating God to loving Him, the power of the curses we inherited and earned on our own is broken.
Is it possible that the moral degradation of the human soul that is illustrated so vividly in Romans 1 directly impacts our bodies down to the genetic code?
Being the beneficiary of spiritual sight was equal parts fascinating and terrifying for me, but under the eyes of Jesus, my whole world changed.
When I attempt to reason out a response to someone or some situation, I fall prey to the paradox that only the Holy Spirit can dance through.
The gift of time, a clean slate day-by-day or even moment-by-moment, is a love deeper and more powerful than mere affection. This is forgiveness weaponized.
The Truth is Jesus Christ and He’s in the heavens, but He’s also in the dirt. Fully human, fully divine—the Truth is as much a paradox as Jesus.
To thine own self be true. I’m seeing two areas of “being true” we have to have: knowing who we are in our natural self & knowing who we are in Christ.
The heart cannot stay contained. What is in it will soon spill out, and God alone can bear the full truth of a human heart.