God's desire, His will for us, is more than just forgiveness. He wants to restore us to His image so that we will be pleasing to God.
The scriptures are full of examples and admonitions for us to slow and spend time with the Lord. Right from the beginning,
Jesus called the disciples salt of the earth because they were as important to the Gospel as salt was to the society. Have you ever eaten a French fry without salt? Just a little salt makes a world of difference!
But God is my strength. Oh what a promise! I'm writing devotionals this month on scriptures that use the phrase, "BUT GOD". It's been an awesome journey.
Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,Hebrews 12:1 This scripture reminds me of my younger days, cheering on the team of whatever season … Continue reading Becoming a Woman of God
What is your idea of what heaven will be like? Will it be a celebration or just another long boring church service?
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There's a lot to deal with in midlife. That empty nest syndrome for one can really take you for a loop. But that is not the only crisis you are looking at as you are "becoming sage". What does that even mean? "to become sage". You might have thought about the herb. But the first … Continue reading Midlife Crisis: Becoming Sage
we think of the disciplines as something we choose. Suffering and persecution are not something we choose but something that is forced upon us. But then again, maybe it can indeed be a chosen way of life. Let's dig further.
One of my prime times of spiritual growth came through a small discipleship group I belonged to in my 20’s, and by the on-going mentoring of an older godly woman. W