Lean on Him, for he is with you.
Mt. 25:14-30 C.S. Lewis writes in The Weight of Glory , “like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he cannot imagine what is meant by the offer of a holiday at sea, we are far too easily pleased.”1 God has entrusted to us a greatContinue reading “Good Managers of God’s Treasure”
“Let us not forsake the assembling of ourselves together”- Hebrews 10:25. We need others in our life. We are created to be in communion (union) with one another. We are created to be reunite with God through the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. God is then in relationship with us. I have often heard peopleContinue reading “Who’s On The Journey With You”
“ If you really keep the royal law found in Scripture, “Love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing right.” (James 2:8) James calls it the Royal Law, many of us may call it The Golden Rule. The title doesn’t matter, as much as the fact that we put into practice this the “second greatest commandment”,Continue reading “Keep the Royal Law”
(James 1.26-27) Many people relegate religion to the practices we carry out in our worship to God. In reality this definition can be true, but for most of us we also relegate our worship to a specified time and place. James tells us that religion is everything from keeping control of our speech to caring for the poorContinue reading “The Religion of Living”
We need the deserts, of refreshing, places to get away from the world and focus upon God and His deep ways. However, we live in tension with God’s call to always be ready to go. In Exodus 12:1-42 the instructions for the Passover preparations are given. In verse 42 they were told to be “dressedContinue reading “Ready For the Call”