He hears…

The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18 Crushed. You let someone down, failed to meet that deadline, were passed over for the position or promotion, lost your one person whose love made your heart soar. What crushes one heart may vastly vary from another, but we eachContinue reading “He hears…”

love in action

Agree with each other, love each other, be deep-spirited friends. Don’t push your way to the front; don’t sweet-talk your way to the top. Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead. Don’t be obsessed with getting your own advantage. Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. –Philippians 2:2-4 MSG Living in communityContinue reading “love in action”

faith in action

For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead.  James 2:26 Life cannot exist when the body and the spirit are separated. Both are needed for life to happen. Faith without works isn’t alive. It too is dead. The spirit may be willing, but if yourContinue reading “faith in action”

Sunday Psalm: Your Love, O Lord

Your love oh Lord reaches to the heavens, Your faithfulness to the skies. –Third Day Your love God is breathtaking. Out of Your love the world was created, to serve as ground for the love-images You planned to live there. With exquisite artistry each of us was lovingly hand crafted in Your image, flesh uponContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Your Love, O Lord”

called to go, do or be?

We were, and are, all called for a purpose. Typically, most of us (myself included) tend to think of this call only as an action. We are to go out & make disciples in all nations. Absolutely. We miss the key point when it becomes about where we go and what we are doing. WeContinue reading “called to go, do or be?”