We are all slaves to something and we always become like the one we serve.
Clean "-ish" When my brothers and I were much younger, our family lived in a house where one room was designated as our playroom. We built things out of Lego, had play fights (and real ones), built forts and did all the other things little boys at play will do. We also made huge messes. … Continue reading IS THE WHOLE ROOM CLEAN?
Some things cannot go back to the way they used to be.
Sanctification is an activity.
We have to live understanding that God could lead us anywhere at any time. Are you ready to follow?
The great works of God never get done without attention to detail. Without detail, you have chaos.
There’s nothing like a warm fire If you’ve ever owned a wood stove or a wood-burning fireplace – and I mean the real kind, not the gas log kind – you know how rewarding it is to get a good fire going in one of them. There’s the sound of the roaring fire, the aroma … Continue reading Keep the Fire Fed
The greatest works of the Kingdom of God are done by ordinary people who have yielded themselves to an extraordinary God.
We need to come to the Word of God with child-like awe.
In Genesis 24 we read the account of Abraham’s commission to his eldest servant. We’re told in an earlier passage that Abraham had three hundred eighteen “trained servants, born in his own house” (Genesis 14:14). If his eldest servant is any indication, it’s perhaps better to understand Abraham’s training as “raising,” or “nurturing” because we … Continue reading Stubborn Faith