Monthly Archives: August 2021

Follow Jesus

“Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.” Matthew 16:24 “When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me … Continue reading

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Choices

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. 14 But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find … Continue reading

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Willingness To Be Different?

“Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father[a] is not in them. 16 For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the … Continue reading

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God’s Faithfulness

“Know therefore that the Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commandments.” Deuteronomy 7:9 “He will cover you with his feathers,     and under his … Continue reading

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All Things New

“So from now on we regard no one from a worldly point of view. Though we once regarded Christ in this way, we do so no longer. 17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come:[a] The old has gone, the new … Continue reading

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Come As You Are

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.” Matthew … Continue reading

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God Is Greater Than __________

Feel free to finish that title with anything you want…God is greater.  No matter what you can think of, our God is greater.  This means whatever is on your mind, whatever is pulling on you or keeping you distracted, whatever … Continue reading

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The Good News

“While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, 7 and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for … Continue reading

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Nothing Is Impossible

“Then the disciples came to Jesus in private and asked, “Why couldn’t we drive it out?” 20 He replied, “Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this … Continue reading

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Peace That Surpasses Understanding

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” John 14:27 “Rejoice in the Lord always; again … Continue reading

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