Month: April 2018

How Marvellous

You are the ones chosen by God, chosen for the high calling of priestly work, chosen to be a holy people, God’s instruments to do his work and speak out for him, to tell others of the night-and-day difference he made for you. 1 Peter 2:9 Incredible! I am […]

Seeking God

Open up before God, keep nothing back; he’ll do whatever needs to be done. Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your own.  Then you will experience for yourselves the truth, and the truth will free you.  Jesus then said, […]

The Promised Rescuer

Say this: “God, you’re my refuge. I trust in you and I’m safe!” That’s right–he rescues you from hidden traps, shields you from deadly hazards. His huge outstretched arms protect you– under them you’re perfectly safe; his arms fend off all harm. Psalms 91:2-4 Just when we seem […]

Diving Deep

Ephesians 2:4-5 Immense in mercy and with an incredible love,  He embraced us. He took our sin-dead lives and made us alive in Christ. He did all this on His own, with no help from us! The deep waters of spiritual growth provide excitement in recovery. The invitational […]

Keep the Main Thing the Main Thing

Neither exile nor homecoming is the main thing. Cheerfully pleasing God is the main thing, and that’s what we aim to do, regardless of our conditions. Sooner or later we’ll all have to face God, regardless of our conditions. We will appear before Christ and take what’s coming […]

Stubbing Your Toe

God laid a stone that causes men to stumble and a rock that makes them fall. The rock you’ve tripped on is Jesus. You stumbled over him while believing the lies of the enemy, giving in to the demands of the flesh, choosing chaos, medicating your pain, and […]

Keep Moving Forward

Setting healthy boundaries for behavior involves knowing God’s truth and allowing neither false teaching of others or our own sinful inclinations to lead us astray. pg1624


2 Peter 2:20 When people escape from the wickedness of the world by knowing our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and then get tangled up and enslaved by sin again, they are worse off than before. Psychologist, Abe Maslow, says we all have five basic needs: Physical Safety Belonging Esteem […]