Category Archives: 1Corinthians

Single-Minded

The ideal in relationship with God is to be wholehearted and undivided for the Lord. Are you wholehearted or half-hearted in your devotion to God today? Is your devotion to the Lord undivided or divided today? Jesus must be on … Continue reading

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Sacrificial Love

It’s Valentine’s Day. Let’s consider love today. Today is the day to consider the principles of love which God has laid down, which leads us to Jesus’ life being laid down. Sacrifice is core to God’s picture of love. Love … Continue reading

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From Knowledge To Love

The religious person thinks they know. They know they know. They are so certain. Convinced. They are convinced that they know. Today we find out that there is more to know. And that more is all about love…

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Body: Connected, Interdependent, One

These are the pews in Lausanne Cathedral in Switzerland. Notice how each chair in each pew is connected to the next. That’s the church. We are connected to each other, bearing one another’s burdens, relying on each other, and living … Continue reading

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Montreux II: Talent, Gifting, and Dying as a Copy

0.5% variation exists in the genes of humans, so aren’t we just all the same? “Fight all of your life to not die as a copy.” Surrender to the Lord to produce in you the image of the Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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Split: Ivan the Croatian Barber

I get my hair cut every two weeks. I have been away for two weeks and I have one week to go. Obviously I feel like a wooly mammoth. So in Split, Croatia in Diocletian’s Palace, which is their Old … Continue reading

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Rejoicing and Suffering in the Body

Sometimes we don’t want to suffer with others.  Sometimes we want to be insulated from their stresses and struggles.  If you are a member of the Body of Christ, however, you wade in, rejoicing with others in joy and walking … Continue reading

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