being manifested by growth: being daily transformed as His kids, His friends…
As you are growing sure in God’s love, you will discover that you’re not easily offended, either by wrongs done to you, or by people who are lost in their sin.
Self-pity is deadly. It will shred a hopeful believing heart in moments. But self-pity cannot exist in the presence of thankfulness.
I have learned that this journey we are all on is about one simple thing, believing He loves us.
If each person in a relationship is primarily focussed on their needs being met, at some point their love will grow apathetic and cold, at some point the lovers will fall out of love.
Peter believed Jesus' kingdom on earth would need swords and men willing to use them. It would require sacrifice, the willingness to die for Jesus, and also, the willingness to kill for Jesus...
Writing is about establishing a promise regarding where we are going. It’s about destiny and legacy, about love, about remembering so we can know breakthrough…
We have grown in our understanding that discipline is about revealing, releasing, and empowering identity.
We had less than ten dollars to our name, mostly in loose change, and we had about a gallon of gas in the van. Karen is amazing, her faith stunning. She is well acquainted with our Father’s good love and made a statement that highlights it: “We have food in the fridge. We are blessed and God is so good.”
If I type into Google’s search bar, “If God is good…” Google will finish my search with the following suggestions: ...Why is there suffering? ...why do bad things happen? ...why is there evil?