Does the God You Follow Look Suspiciously Like Santa?

Have you ever thought about all the images of God you carry around in your head and heart without even realizing it? From time to time, I reflect on whether any false or lesser images of God have crept into my psyche. During one of these reflections a while back, I discovered that my imageContinue reading “Does the God You Follow Look Suspiciously Like Santa?”

Out Wandering

Everything was created through him; nothing—not one thing!—came into being without him. What came into existence was Life, and the Life was Light to live by. The Life-Light blazed out of the darkness; the darkness couldn’t put it out. (John 1:3-5, MSG) Yesterday afternoon I went for a walk to get my body moving and clear my head.Continue reading “Out Wandering”

Saul, David, Life of Christ, and the Holy Land

I have paused my blog writing for the month of February so I wanted to give you a quick update. I am simply taking some time to study and spend time in Scripture to learn what God is speaking to me.  I have been studying 1 Samuel, one of my favorite books of the BibleContinue reading “Saul, David, Life of Christ, and the Holy Land”

All Things New — January 31, 2014 (Friday)

Today’s Verses: Revelation 21:1-5 (NASB) Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth passed away, and there is no longer any sea. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God made ready as a bride adorned for herContinue reading “All Things New — January 31, 2014 (Friday)”

New Name — January 28, 2014 (Tuesday)

Today’s Verse: Revelation 2:17 Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To the one who is victorious, I will give some of the hidden manna. I will also give that person a white stone with a new name written on it, known only to the one who receives it.Continue reading “New Name — January 28, 2014 (Tuesday)”

New Life — January 20, 2014 (Monday)

Today’s Verses: Acts 5:17-20 Then the high priest and all his associates, who were members of the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy. They arrested the apostles and put them in the public jail. But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the doors of the jail and brought them out.Continue reading “New Life — January 20, 2014 (Monday)”