Monthly Archives: August 2019

Belonging In This World

Our citizenship is in heaven and here on earth we are aliens and strangers. If we belonged to the world, it would love us as its own. Danger! When the world loves you, there is a good chance you might … Continue reading

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Love, Abiding, And The Sacrifice That Leads To Joy

Follow God’s commands for your life and you will remain in his love. And what does that love look like in action? Sacrifice. There is no greater love than laying down one’s life for one’s friends. That’s what Jesus did. … Continue reading

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Prune Us, Lord

Jesus is the true vine. We are branches in him. Growth and fruitfulness is all about the movement of Jesus in bringing God’s grace and love into the world. And so, if the Father prunes, it is to further the … Continue reading

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Show Us The Father

Are you still relying on sight, or can you embrace faith to join the movement of doing God’s works in our world to bring glory to the Father in heaven? The Father is in action in the words and deeds … Continue reading

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Trust The Way, The Truth, and The Life

Believe Jesus when he says he is going to prepare heaven for us. Don’t know the way? Jesus is the way. Don’t know the destination? Jesus is the destination. He will take you where you are going. Believe him. Trust … Continue reading

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Fragile Discipleship

“Will you really lay down your life for me?” Jesus asks the rhetorical question. He knows better. He knows us better. We will pledge more than we can muster. This is when we realize that our discipleship is more fragile … Continue reading

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Love Proof

Loving one another is fundamental to the covenant of grace which Jesus instituted through his sacrifice for us on the cross. Our identity as the followers of Jesus is evidenced in our love for one another. So how’s your love … Continue reading

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