Drawing Near

Just how close do you want to be to God? Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.James 4:8 ESV Photo by Vanderlei Longo on Pexels.com A question to consider. According to God, we can be as near to Him as we desire. The question is: Just how close do you want to… Continue reading Drawing Near

fellowship with Him… the heart of relationship with one another…

...so that you too may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son Jesus Christ. 1John 1:3 ESV Fellowship... equivalent to relationship... the deep life-sharing kind... not the superficial-Hi how are you...-Fine... kind... For Believers... relationship is tied to... bound up in... our fellowship with God the… Continue reading fellowship with Him… the heart of relationship with one another…

intimacy…

Such knowledge is too wonderful for me, too great for me to understand! Psalm 139:6 NLT intimacy... noun... 1: the state of being intimate: familiarity 2: something of a personal or private nature --Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dict. (11th Ed.) Intimacy... it's not a word I thought I would ever use in terms of my relationship with God... but over the last… Continue reading intimacy…

freedom… to be undignified…

Now the Lord is Spirit,and where the Spirit of the Lord is,there is freedom.2 Corinthians 3:17 ESVFreedom... it's my word for 2016... and I've seen evidence... of increasing freedom in my life...For one... freedom from fear of judgment from others...Just this week...an undignified moment in worship...an undignified question to guys...both resulting in comments from others...Comments… Continue reading freedom… to be undignified…

psalm 103… and Easter perspective… part twelve…

Nearing the end of Psalm 103...continuing to view it from the empty tomb...verses 17 and 18...But from everlasting to everlastingthe Lord's love is with those who fear him,and his righteousness with their children's children---with those who keep his covenantand remember to obey his precepts.Psalm 103:17-18Everlasting to everlasting...it's not about others remembering our place in this… Continue reading psalm 103… and Easter perspective… part twelve…