Author Archives: mcalcagno

About mcalcagno

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

He Knows My Heart

“Search me, God, and know my heart;     test me and know my anxious thoughts. 24 See if there is any offensive way in me,     and lead me in the way everlasting.” Psalm 139:23-24 “You have searched me, Lord,     and you know me.” Psalm 139:1 … Continue reading

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His Sacrifice, Our Salvation

Nobody loves us as much as God loves us…Jesus gave up heaven with the Father to come down to earth as one of us…from the glory of the angels singing to a manger as a baby on earth, because there … Continue reading

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All Over My Life

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who[a] have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 Evidence by Josh Baldwin “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with … Continue reading

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Always With Us…Always

“The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Deuteronomy 31:8 “No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. 38 For I … Continue reading

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Do Good Works

“But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, 5 made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions—it is by grace you have been saved.” Ephesians 2:4-5 “For it is by grace you have been … Continue reading

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Time For Reflection

“Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we[a] have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we[b] boast in the hope of the glory of God. 3 Not only so, … Continue reading

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The One Thing

God came down from heaven…He did it to save us…He did it because He loves us.  Amen. “But the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary; you have found favor with God. 31 You will conceive and give birth to a … Continue reading

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Humility And Patience

“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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Ask, Seek, Knock…

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. 8 For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be … Continue reading

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Gratitude

“Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. 2     Worship the Lord with gladness;     come before him with joyful songs. 3 Know that the Lord is God.     It is he who made us, and we are his[a];     we are his people, the sheep of his pasture.” Psalm 100:1-3 “Enter … Continue reading

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