Never stop working out your salvation – God, through His spirit desires to reveal more and more of Himself to you.
The main character trait of a Christ follower/collective of Christ followers that is tied into God and His love through prayer, is their focus on hearing God’s voice instead of telling Him what to say or do. The faith they possess is not a way to get God to give them what they want but instead it’s the basis for trusting Him for everything they need… (more…)
We should all take inventory of the practices we have deemed to be imperative as a follower of Christ and as a collective of Christ followers. Traditions have a way of moving from preference to biblical command.
Your faith and trust in God must exceed your want for simple answers because life is far more complex than we would like it to be but God is far more powerful than we can imagine.
A Little Understanding – Bearing the Load
Those pesky engineers are always interfering with my plans. I want everything the way I want it. They want me to get their approval, follow their drawings, something about making sure the floors above the ground are tied into the basement which is in turn tied into the footings. It was so much easier to build the house on the sand. None of this tying stuff into other stuff. No time spent running plans by those who think everything is about point loads and transfer of weight. Just build it and move on… (more…)
Are you busy trying to prove your commitment to God or are you busy living out God’s commitment to you? One seeks God’s approval the other answers God’s call to live out His perfect plan for your life.