A Gracious Giver

The irrevocable gifts of God's grace. Photo by Kristina Paukshtite on Pexels.com There is one body and one Spirit — just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call — one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all. But grace… Continue reading A Gracious Giver

A Day Without Words

A spiritual discipline. Photo by Kristina Flour on Unsplash The Lord is in his holy temple;let all the earth be silent before him.Habakkuk 2:20 NIV A noisy world. We live in a noisy world. In our digital age, wherever we go, we can take along music, movies, media of all sorts on our phones and tablets… Continue reading A Day Without Words

Grace

The work of God. You then, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus... 2Timothy 2:1 ESV Photo by PhotoMIX Company on Pexels.com God's work. Grace is the work of God. The original Greek translated as grace: charis. charis -- 1 grace. 1A that which affords joy, pleasure, delight, sweetness, charm,… Continue reading Grace

horribly good…persecution…

"You have heard that it was said, 'You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.' But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun rise on the evil and the… Continue reading horribly good…persecution…

in remembrance… of Him…

Ah, sinful nation, people laden with iniquity, offspring who do evil, children who deal corruptly, who have forsaken the Lord... Why do you seek further beatings? Why do you continue to rebel? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint. From the soul of the foot even to the head there is no… Continue reading in remembrance… of Him…