Monthly Archives: May 2017

Spiritual Growth

“Therefore, rid yourselves of all malice and all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and slander of every kind.  Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, now that you have tasted that … Continue reading

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Trust

“For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless.  O Lord Almighty, blessed is the man who trusts in you.” Psalm 84:11-12 … Continue reading

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Memorial Day – We Honor, We Remember

The words of Jesus as recorded in the Gospel according to Matthew… “Not so with you.  Instead whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be your slave – just … Continue reading

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We Pray

“Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.  Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me.  Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me … Continue reading

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Love In Action

“But God demonstrates his own love for us in this:  While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” Romans 5:8 (This photo was taken in June of 2013 near Pike’s Peak in Colorado)

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Authentic Living

“For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline.” 2 Timothy 1:7 (This photo was taken in July of 2016 while traveling through Montana)

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Turn Towards God

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” Psalms 46:1 (This photo was taken in September of 2014 on a morning walk in a neighborhood near Minneapolis, Minnesota)

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Mercy and Compassion

“Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” Colossians 3:12 (This photo was taken in June of 2013 while driving through northern Colorado)

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Forgive Each Other

“Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.” Ephesians 4:32 (This photo was taken in August of 2016 in Mount Rainier National Park in Washington)

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Serve One Another

The words of the apostle Paul in his letter to the Galatians… “You, my brothers, were called to be free.  But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love.  The entire law … Continue reading

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