Tag Archives: holiness

Jesus: Grace and Glory

See to it that no one falls short of the grace of God like we fall short of the glory of God. Jesus lived a perfectly holy and sinless life, became for us the perfect lamb of sacrifice on the … Continue reading

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Jesus is the Answer to Avoiding Sin

We are to throw off the sin that so easily entangles. Sin is doing what we do not want to do.  You see, when we walk close to God, we can easily identify sin and commit to avoid it.  Then … Continue reading

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Honestly…

How are you doing with telling the truth?  Do you deal fairly and honestly with others?  Do you make excuses, which are simply lies dressed up like explanations? Today we see that God desires for us to be honest in … Continue reading

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Plumb

Time to get plumb.  Today we see in the prophecy of Amos that God set a plumb line among us to measure our alignment with God’s ways.  Jesus is our plumb line.  How do you line up with the Lord?  … Continue reading

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Devotion and the Remnants of Idolatry

Good news: God delivers us from ourselves and our sin in the person and power of the Lord Jesus.  Our daily act of worship, therefore, is to submit and surrender our bodies each day as living sacrifices to God, who … Continue reading

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Because God Loves

God’s children are his treasured possession, holy to the Lord and chosen to be his, not because of anything we have done or could do, not because we were ideal specimens of what followers of God could be.  God set … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy Under Fire

Are there areas of your life in which you project one image while secretly thinking or acting another way? We clean the outside of the cup and dish real well, don’t we? Does the inside match the outside?  Today Jesus … Continue reading

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