submit… pressed into service…

Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. James 4:7 ESV [Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash] Submit... In Greek... hupotasso... 1 to arrange under, to subordinate. 2 to subject, put in subjection. 3 to subject one's self, obey. 4 to submit to one's control. 5 to yield to one's admonition or advice. 6 to obey, be subject. Additional information: A… Continue reading submit… pressed into service…

the good news… of revelation…

Still in Mark... seeing and hearing what's at the beginning of the gospel of Jesus... what makes it good news... Yesterday... we saw Jesus gather disciples to follow Him and fellowship with... Today... looking for what follows... read Mark 1:21-34... From the shore of the sea... they entered the city on the coast... Capernaum... It was… Continue reading the good news… of revelation…

beauty and passion…

Beauty... passion...I saw... both... at the symphony on Sunday...The beauty of many...coming together as one...Every member...under the direction of one...each with a different instrument...a different role...Beautiful...It gave me just a glimpse... an idea...of what the church could be...if we all came under One...and followed the same score...For in one Spirit we were all baptized into… Continue reading beauty and passion…

obedience… a source of power…

It caught my attention in the reading through...The Lord utters his voice before his army,for his camp is exceedingly great;he who executes his word is powerful...Joel 2:11 ESV(emphasis added)I looked again... at another translation...The Lord utters His voice before His army;Surely His camp is very great.For strong is he who carries out His word.Joel 2:11… Continue reading obedience… a source of power…