Author Archives: mcalcagno

About mcalcagno

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

Courage…Patience

“The Lord is my light and my salvation—     whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life—     of whom shall I be afraid?” Psalm 27:1 “I remain confident of this:     I will see the goodness of the Lord     in the land of the living. … Continue reading

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The Word Became Flesh

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In him was life, and … Continue reading

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The Spirit Of God

“God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.” John 4:24 “But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of … Continue reading

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With God…

…there is hope, so don’t give up.  Anything is possible when we put our trust in God, anything.  Amen. “Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Matthew 19:26 “Commit to … Continue reading

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Transformation

Confess your sins…Believe in your heart…and Pray.  Some examples in the Bible of transformations…the woman at the well in John 4 and Saul becomes Paul in Acts 9.  God wants a relationship with you.  Make time to be with Him.  … Continue reading

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Help Others

Do whatever you can, whenever you can, as often as you can, wherever you are to help others who are in need.  Amen. “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit … Continue reading

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Our God Who Saves Us

“The Lord is compassionate and gracious,     slow to anger, abounding in love.” Psalm 103:8 “He prayed to the Lord, “Isn’t this what I said, Lord, when I was still at home? That is what I tried to forestall by fleeing to Tarshish. I knew … Continue reading

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Humility

“Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 11 The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: ‘God, I thank you that I am not like other people—robbers, evildoers, adulterers—or even like this tax collector. 12 I … Continue reading

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Joy

It goes much deeper than happiness…it comes from down in your soul where you are most closely connected to the Lord.  It comes from your perspective based in trust, faith and hope…choose joy.  Amen. joy By for KING & COUNTRY … Continue reading

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Be Strong And Courageous

“Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go. 8 Keep this Book of the Law always on … Continue reading

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