How May I Serve You?

For you have been called to live in freedom, my brothers and sisters. But don’t use your freedom to satisfy your sinful nature. Instead, use your freedom to serve one another in love. (Galatians 5:13 NLT)   He sat down, called the twelve disciples over to him, and said, “Whoever wants to be first mustContinue reading How May I Serve You?

Pursue Integrity

10:9 He who walks with integrity walks securely, but he who perverts his ways will become known. 11:3 The integrity of the upright will guide them, but the perversity of the unfaithful will destroy them. 20:7 The righteous man walks in his integrity; His children are blessed after him. (Proverbs 10:9, 11:3, 20:7 NKJV) According to Wikipedia, integrityContinue reading Pursue Integrity

Still More Lessons From Children’s Letters to God

You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb. Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous—how well I know it. You watched me as I was being formed in utter seclusion, as I was woven together in the dark of the womb.Continue reading Still More Lessons From Children’s Letters to God

Choose to Appreciate

Everyone enjoys a fitting reply; it is wonderful to say the right thing at the right time.  (Proverbs 15:23, NLT) In today’s woke, get real world, so many people seem to specialize in the communication style of criticism.  In a supposed attempt to be real and possibly truthful, people are choosing to make negative, hurtfulContinue reading “Choose to Appreciate”

How’s Your Love Life?

Jesus said to him, “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself’ (Matthew 22:37-39, NKJV)  And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love. (1Corinthians 13:13) As you can probably tell fromContinue reading “How’s Your Love Life?”

Never Alone

For He Himself (God) has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” (Hebrews 13:5b NKJV) You have hedged me behind and before, And laid Your hand upon me. Such knowledge is too wonderful for me; It is high, I cannot attain it. (Psalm 139:5-6 NKJV) In the times in which we live today thatContinue reading Never Alone

The Unknown Impact

The life you see me living is not “mine,” but it is lived by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. (Galatians 2:20b, MSG) Some time ago, we watched a movie, called “The Miracle of the Bells”. I still remember it because it affected me in a surprisingContinue reading “The Unknown Impact”

Whatever You Do 0r Say

And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through him to God the Father. (Colossians 3:17, NLT) “You are the light of the world—like a city on a hilltop that cannot be hidden. In the same way, let your good deeds shine out for all toContinue reading “Whatever You Do 0r Say”