is it finished…?

When they came to the place that is called The Skull, they crucified Jesus there with the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. Luke 23:33 NRSV Jesus... God in the flesh... nailed to a cross... "It is finished!" And He bowed His head and gave up His spirit. John 19:30 NASB Jesus...… Continue reading is it finished…?

a universal thirst…

O God, you are my God, I seek you, my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water. Psalm 63:1 NRSV We all thirst... have a soul-desire to be filled... satisfied... comforted... Yet few of us realize what it is our souls thirst for...… Continue reading a universal thirst…

Sunday’s… hallelujah…

While they were still talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, "Peace be with you." They were startled and terrified, and thought that they were seeing a ghost. He said to them, "Why are you frightened, and why do doubts arise in your hearts? Look at my hands and my… Continue reading Sunday’s… hallelujah…

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…

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…