What motivates you to do the impossible?

What motivates you to do the impossible?

Beloved, What motivates you to do the impossible?  What truth(s) could/should God place before your soul in order that you would die to self (impossible), honor God (impossible), and love your neighbor (not the ones who love you first–but you know, the one...
What are you seeking?

What are you seeking?

35 The next day again John was standing with two of his disciples,36 and he looked at Jesus as he walked by and said, “Behold, the Lamb of God!”37 The two disciples heard him say this, and they followed Jesus.38 Jesus turned and saw them following and said...
All the difference in one word

All the difference in one word

One word…all the difference in one word. Beloved,  Can you imagine the impact if Luke 17:4 had one word replaced….? The actual verse reads thus,”…and if he sins against you seven times in the day, and turns to you seven times, saying, ‘I...
Do you grasp for glory?

Do you grasp for glory?

Do you grasp for things which are not rightfully yours? Like…respect? recognition? appreciation?  In our Faithful Friday Blog this week see how Christ not only didn’t strive for things that were rightfully his but also relinquished them.So, if there is any...
Hope and Help from Psalm 23 (Part 3 of 4)

Hope and Help from Psalm 23 (Part 3 of 4)

This installment of Hope and Help from Psalm 23 reveals how God puts Himself on full display by providing Himself as our life’s satisfaction. Part Two shows us how the phrase “For his name sake” brings hope and help in desperate situations  In Part One we see...
Forget about Yourself

Forget about Yourself

I recently came across a quote by C. S. Lewis that has stuck with me for several days and has come to mind more times than I can remember.   It is found in his book Mere Christianity in Book III, chapter 8, “The Great Sin.” The great sin to which Lewis is referring is...