Until we come to grips with our own brokenness, we will not be able to effectively stand against the enemy on behalf of our neighbors. We are born broken. From our earliest stages in life our main concerns are pleasure and avoiding pain. We live in a fallen world and sin abounds and all of us have sinned in the pursuit of pleasure and pain free living.
It is not a bad thing to live like someone is watching, it is actually very freeing. God is watching and it is OK to be who we are in front of Him. We don’t have to pretend to be something we aren’t, and life is better when we are trying to live by doing the next right thing.
he ultimate display of sincere and genuine without grumbling act of hospitality was when Jesus willingly went to the cross and died for sinners so that everyone who repents and believes becomes a member of the household of God.
I Still Get Excited when I Hear an Ice Cream Truck I have some good memories of Ice Cream trucks when I was a kid. You could hear that magical sound that only Ice Cream trucks could make from blocks away that would send you into a frenzy looking for some money. “Ice cream, its the ice cream truck”. […]
The 90 Day DYWTGW? Challenge Day 90 Day 90! Congratulations! I hope the 90 Day Challenge has blessed your life in some ways. We have covered a lot in a relatively short period of time. I hope some of the ideas will stick with you. Since we have spent the last month talking a […]
The 90 Day DYWTGW? Challenge Day 89 Day 89! The “Phos Hilaron” is the next component in our Daily Strength Training evening prayer.
O joyful light,
from the pure glory of the eternal heavenly Father,
O holy, blessed Jesus Christ.
As we come to the setting of the sun
and see the evening light,
we praise God the Father, […]
The 90 Day DYWTGW? Challenge Day 88 Day 88! I can’t believe we are almost done with our 90 Day Challenge. If you are up to it, you should try adding the Evening Prayer to your routine. I won’t have time to go through all the elements but I will introduce the first couple and […]
The 90 Day DYWTGW? Challenge Day 87 Day 87! “The Grace” is the next component in our Daily Strength Training and it appears at the end of both Morning and Evening Prayer.
May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. […]