Tag Archives: Grace

Humble Yourself

Humble yourself before God. Now is your chance. Our problem is that we too powerful and fierce in our own eyes. Does this resonate with you? Don’t wait for God to humble you. Instead, follow the example of Jesus, who … Continue reading

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No Turning Back

At our best and most reflective times, we desire to follow God with earnest. In the pressure cooker of life, though, we fall victim to our weakness. We need perseverance to stay fixed on Jesus – strength in the Lord … Continue reading

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Babylon Falling

Look to God for hope and salvation in the face of your toughest times and most oppressive battles.  He is our victory.  And our understanding and appreciation of his grace shines in contrast to evil and oppression. Evil will fall … Continue reading

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Forward Not Backward

Jesus sums up all the commands of God into two things: love God and love your neighbour. Instead of loving God and loving our neighbours, we choose whom to love and we choose when to love. We decide who is … Continue reading

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Glimpse of Glory

We often walk by, overlook, or take for granted God’s expressions of glory here on earth, increasingly losing our sense of reverence before God as our world offers more and more shiny baubles for us to admire. Today we see … Continue reading

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Sorry? Come Now…

God hides his eyes from us and stops listening when we bring him lip service prayers and false contrition.  Sorry only goes so far.  Often, sorry is the lip service to get us out of trouble, yet in our hearts, … Continue reading

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Blaming the Righteous and Just

In our relationships with God, we typically over-estimate our righteousness and we underestimate God’s righteousness.  Especially when we are unhappy with our situations.  Three key truths for today: things happen, we reap what we sow, and God is merciful…

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