photo credit: Jill via photopin (license) But by His doing you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption.” 1 Corinthians 1:30, NASB IN CHRIST, we stand righteous, holy, and redeemed–because of God and God alone.
photo credit: Paula in front of a waterfall in Big Sur via photopin (license) “Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your toil is not in vain in the Lord.” 1 Cor. 15:58, NASB Stand firm, gripping the ground of what God calls you to […]
“But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me did not prove vain; but I labored even more than all of them, yet not I, but the grace of God with me.” 1 Cor. 15:10, NASB Looking at old photographs with my mom, I gazed at the black […]
“but just as it is written, ‘THINGS WHICH EYE HAS NOT SEEN AND EAR HAS NOT HEARD, AND which HAVE NOT ENTERED THE HEART OF MAN, ALL THAT GOD HAS PREPARED FOR THOSE WHO LOVE HIM.’” 1 Corinthians 2:9, NASB “So does she have a place to stay?” I inquired. “Well …” he responded. And […]
“But by the grace of God I am what I am …” 1 Corinthians 15:10, NASB Yesterday two comments greeted me on my FaceBook ministry page. Basically both of them asked if I was so-and-so, a convicted murderer found guilty of a heartlessly horrific crime. Oh!!! How awful to be asked such a denigrating identity […]
“For you have been bought with a price … You were bought with a price …” 1 Cor. 6:20 & 7:23 Diligently, sacrificially, lovingly he worked. Under the sweltering sun in humid heat, he landscaped long hours to earn money for a diamond ring. For me. Though years have passed, this memory has grown sweeter. Picturing […]