photo credit: Morning Light via photopin (license) “But like the Holy One who called you, be holy yourselves also in all your behavior; because it is written, ‘YOU SHALL BE HOLY, FOR I AM HOLY.’” 1 Peter 1:15-16, NASB How many times have we heard the phrase, “holier-than-thou”? It’s not used complimentarily, and […]
photo credit: Jerusalem via photopin (license) “And it came about, when the days were approaching for His ascension, that He resolutely set His face to go to Jerusalem.” Luke 9:51, NASB Slowly He walked, pausing frequently to help needy people. His dirt-caked feet and modest appearance veiled His glory as He walked so many places. […]
photo credit: Foodswings Meal via photopin (license) “Jesus said to them, ‘My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me, and to accomplish His work.’” John 4:34, NASB Just as food nourishes our physical bodies, doing God’s will strengthens and sustains us spiritually.
“Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete, without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Thessalonians 5:23, NASB Loving Father in Heaven, You are my Maker, Creator, Sustainer. I know that, but so often I don’t appreciate […]
“By this the love of God was manifested in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.” 1 John 4:9, NASB Loving Father in heaven, It’s been a busy day–the plans I formed were set aside for plans You possessed. And it is good. I […]