“We began our Christian life by depending not upon our own doing but upon what he had done. Until a man does this he is no Christian; for to say: “I can do nothing to save myself; but by his … Continue reading
Show us your Goodness, Lord, show us YOU. We have witnessed Your power; we have seen Your faithfulness; we have experienced Your favor and grace; we have even felt Your Presence. Now, as Moses said: please show us Your Goodness, … Continue reading
Have you ever represented something as being better, greater, or larger than it really is? Some of us do this now and then. We do it for a variety of reasons, but God doesn’t do it for any reason. He … Continue reading
Above all else, God is a Giver. His nature is to give….freely and openhandedly. God so loved us that He sacrificed His beloved Son to bring us back to Him. For we were like the prodigal son, “a long way … Continue reading
You were created by a God of Love and made in His image. You were not wired to receive rejection, but total, unconditional acceptance, the kind that only He can give. Rejection was not part of God’s plan; but this … Continue reading
I am the God of outrageous Grace — radical, incomprehensible, extravagant Grace. There’s nothing on earth like this. You can’t wrap your head or your arms around it, so don’t even try. I must simply reveal it to you. Let … Continue reading
Receiving “every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ” (Eph 1:3)is a simple act of faith that even a child can do. However, because of wrong thinking, wrong believing, and self-sufficiency, it is often a long and trying process … Continue reading
What are you more conscious of today — your sins, or the forgiveness of your sins? If your answer is “my sins,” then I encourage you to read this post. For Jesus came to finish the sin issue between you and God. … Continue reading
Have you ever experienced someone who knows you well saying “you’ve changed” (grown, matured, etc.), and you were surprised because not only did you not notice the growth, you didn’t “do” anything to grow? This is one of the most … Continue reading
I am your place of refuge, rest, comfort and beauty — the abiding place of your affections. All your needs are met in Me, and I satisfy your true desires. My living water flows to quench your thirst and fill your life with good things. It’s here at home that I refresh and restore your soul.
I provide everything you need at just the right time. I forgive all your sins, heal all your diseases, and crown you with love and tender mercies. I joyfully renew your youth. I am the place of perfect love, and I surround you with a peace that you will never know elsewhere.
Will you make your home in Me?
When you make Me your refuge, I will shelter you from harm, and my promises will protect you. You won’t be afraid of storms, disasters, diseases or terrorists. When you call on me I will answer you. I will be with you in trouble, and I will rescue you!
I see you seek refuge in other homes, and I wait patiently, longing for your return. I prepare a table for you that’s always ready, always waiting. I delight in you, and miss you when you’re away. I search for you from a distance, and my heart leaps when I see you returning. Oh how I want to be your home every day, all day; you have no idea how much I want this.
I have made My home in you; will you make your home in Me?
John 14:23, Psalm 103, Psalm 145, Psalm 23, Psalm 90, Psalm 91, Luke 15