Grace. We speak this word so freely. It rolls off our tongue, but does it live in our hearts. Who has your heart imprisoned? Are you the guard at the gates? Is someone else? Why? [Tweet "Our pardon was purchased on Calvary. CONDEMNATION is no longer for you or I. We are engulfed in grace.… Continue reading Don’t Call the Governor Just Yet
Grace. It almost seems cliché in the world of "Christianese", but it is definitely not. When I was contemplating what word God was laying on my heart this year I pondered several. Celebrate, Harvest, and Be were all on my list. Grace was not. But I'm glad this word struck my heart the way it… Continue reading Focusing on Grace: What is Your Focus Word for 2015?
As I sit and read the Bible, I recall someone once telling me to pray dangerous prayers. I don't remember when or who spoke those words, but I ponder them today. More than once God has called me out on the water to walk with Him. The wind and waves of life's circumstances doing their… Continue reading Moment with God: Dangerous
Just yesterday a friend who coaches me as a writer challenged us to go outside, find an object or scene, and describe it without using cliches and common words. Be descriptive as possible with your words. This to me was an opportunity to witness nature and tie it in with our creator. Here is what… Continue reading A Challenge For You
Prepared I was waiting for the service to begin. The youth had practiced a little, but they worked hard to be prepared. Today we would be blessed with their play. I looked over and saw the sign on a church pew, and it struck a chord. Reserved I realized the sign was prepared so the… Continue reading Reservations