Author Archives: mcalcagno

About mcalcagno

Living by faith and striving to know Him and to make Him known

Give Thanks

“Shout for joy to the Lord, everyone on earth. 2     Worship the Lord with gladness.     Come to him with songs of joy. 3 Know that the Lord is God.     He made us, and we belong to him. We are his people.     We are the sheep belonging to … Continue reading

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Trust The Lord

“I will say about the Lord,     “He is my place of safety. He is like a fort to me.     He is my God. I trust in him.” Psalm 91:2 NIRV “Suppose you say, “The Lord is the one who keeps me safe.” … Continue reading

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Transformation

 “I will give you new hearts. I will give you a new spirit that is faithful to me. I will remove your stubborn hearts from you. I will give you hearts that obey me.” Ezekiel 36:26 NIRV “The thoughts of … Continue reading

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God Is Love

It has been said that in order for people to receive and understand a message they must see/hear it a minimum of three times…here are 3 verses in the same letter about today’s message.  May God’s peace be with you.  … Continue reading

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Listen…Learn

“My dear brothers and sisters, pay attention to what I say. Everyone should be quick to listen. But they should be slow to speak. They should be slow to get angry. 20 Human anger doesn’t produce the holy life God wants. 21 So get … Continue reading

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A Light In The Darkness

“Jesus spoke to the people again. He said, “I am the light of the world. Anyone who follows me will never walk in darkness. They will have that light. They will have life.” John 8:12 NIRV “God said, “Let light … Continue reading

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Our Redeemer Lives

“I know that my redeemer lives.     In the end he will stand on the earth. 26 Though my skin will be destroyed,     in my body I’ll see God. 27 I myself will see him with my own eyes.     I’ll see him, and … Continue reading

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Prayer

“When you hope, be joyful. When you suffer, be patient. When you pray, be faithful.” Romans 12:12 NIRV “Don’t worry about anything. No matter what happens, tell God about everything. Ask and pray, and give thanks to him.” Philippians 4:6 … Continue reading

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Humility

“Being humble comes from having respect for the Lord.     This will bring you wealth and honor and life.” Proverbs 22:4 NIRV “All those who lift themselves up will be made humble. And those who make themselves humble will be lifted up.” … Continue reading

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Wisdom

“For the foolishness of God is wiser than human wisdom, and the weakness of God is stronger than human strength.” 1 Corinthians 1:25 NIV “If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without … Continue reading

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