Monthly Archives: April 2014

Consequences…Punishment or Protection?

My son, do not despise the Lord’s discipline, and do not resent his rebuke, because the Lord disciplines those he loves, as a father the son he delights in. Blessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding, for … Continue reading

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Back to the Basics

Most importantly, love each other deeply, because love will cause people to forgive each other for many sins. – 1 Peter 4:8 (NCV) Are you living amidst a war zone? Perhaps a war is raging in your own home…a place … Continue reading

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Exfoliation

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. – Romans 12:2 (NIV) … Continue reading

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The Truth Will Set You Free

To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” – John 8:31-32 (NIV) In the world … Continue reading

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Explore Wide Open Spaces

And the Lord God commanded the man, “You are free to eat from any tree in the garden; but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you … Continue reading

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He is Risen!

‘The Son of Man must be delivered over to the hands of sinners, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.’ – Luke 24:7 (NIV) So will it be with the resurrection of the dead. The body that … Continue reading

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Get Back Your Stuff

If you are pure and upright, even now he will rouse himself on your behalf and restore you to your prosperous state. – Job 8:6 (NIV) Are you mourning the loss of something that has been taken from you? Perhaps … Continue reading

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Waiting Room Experience

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. – John 15:5 (NIV)  Do you feel like you are confined … Continue reading

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What’s Hope Got To Do With It?

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. – Hebrews 11:1 (NIV) And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he … Continue reading

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Awaiting God’s Promise?

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. – Romans 8:28 (NIV) Has God made you a promise that has yet to come … Continue reading

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