Beginning · Darkness · Death · Life · New · Path · Story

new beginning…

In the beginning, God created… Genesis 1:1 Each of us has a beginning… Both as a whole… and as individuals… Already within us… in the beginning… is a story… fully written before the Creator… from start to finish… Nothing surprises Him… All that catches us off guard… turns our worlds upside-down… sends our souls reeling……… Continue reading new beginning…

Death · Free Will · Grace · Heaven · Hell · Life · Obedience · Serve · Sin · Slave

free will…

Do you not know that if you present yourselves to anyone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness? Romans 6:16 ESV Free will… there really isn’t anything free about it… We were created to serve… not…… Continue reading free will…

Awake · Church · Death · Disease · Pressed · Sleep

pressed into sleeping…

“Do not weep, for she is not dead but sleeping.” –Jesus Luke 8:52 ESV The story of the desperate woman who pressed into Jesus for healing… is found in the middle of another story… A synagogue leader… Jairus… father of a twelve year old daughter who was deathly ill… also made his way through the crowd……… Continue reading pressed into sleeping…