Tag Archives: Reconciliation

Reconcile

Jesus says now is the time to go and be reconciled to that person. God desires our peace with our brothers and sisters. How far do I need to go? As far…  As far as it depends on you. Which … Continue reading

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Quarreler

Them’s fighting words… Are you a lover or a fighter? Maybe both? Today we consider the importance of keeping the peace. Stop quarreling because it doesn’t get us anywhere and frankly, leads to sin… So let’s reconcile, heal, and live … Continue reading

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Greater Than Jacob?

Jesus is the one who destroys barriers and breaks down walls. In his sacrifice on the cross, he provided for a new humanity in which we are all together. No yours and mine.  Ours. In Jesus, we have the Lord … Continue reading

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Beyond Law to Grace

The mission of Jesus is fulfilled when we admit that we cannot meet the standard of God and shift our attention and emphasis to the one who loves us and wants to forgive us. Emphasizing law and rules pushes reconciliation … Continue reading

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Forgiving Enemies

A Lebanese Druze leader who had been involved in bombing her house was now visiting her health care facility, donating $25,000/year for the care of the elderly. This was a lesson in forgiveness and reconciliation for everyone in the room…

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Reconciled in Jesus

Jesus is the image of the invisible God, pre-eminent before all things in supremacy both in creation and in resurrection. Father God was pleased to reconcile all things on earth and heaven to Jesus through his blood shed on the … Continue reading

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Standing in Grace

Be reconciled to God by faith in Jesus. Jesus bridged the gap for us with his sacrifice. In fact, we are reconciled with God because of what Jesus did. Reconciled. Standing in grace. There is no sweeter spot to stand … Continue reading

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