What’s in your wake?

“Mary therefore took a pound of expensive ointment made from pure nard, and anointed the feet of Jesus and wiped his feet with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume.” ‭‭John‬ ‭12:3‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/jhn.12.3.esv Mary did an act of love and the scent of it filled the room. It was … Continue reading What’s in your wake?

The Discipline Of Decreasing

I must decrease, He must increase. John 3:30 God is the only One anyone should be completely dependent upon.always be pointing others to Him. If we are not careful we can supplant God in other's lives by trying to meet needs that aren’t ours to meet. When others look to us before God there is … Continue reading The Discipline Of Decreasing

Links

“Now among those who went up to worship at the feast were some Greeks. So these came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and asked him, "Sir, we wish to see Jesus." Philip went and told Andrew; Andrew and Philip went and told Jesus.” ‭‭John‬ ‭12:20-22‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/jhn.12.20-22.esv As we live it is … Continue reading Links

Going Not Knowing

“By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive as an inheritance. And he went out, not knowing where he was going.” ‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭11:8‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/heb.11.8.esv Abraham was called to leave his family and country. Everything he was comfortable with he chose to leave behind … Continue reading Going Not Knowing

Hold On Loosely

“If anyone says anything to you, you shall say, 'The Lord needs them,' and he will send them at once."” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭21:3‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/mat.21.3.esv How tightly are you holding onto what you have? It's possible to go through life obtaining everything we think is valuable and then when Jesus asks for it, we are unwilling … Continue reading Hold On Loosely

The Main Thing

“So whether we are at home or away, we make it our aim to please him.” ‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭5:9‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/2co.5.9.esv A simple glance back can cost a runner the race. A distraction by a cell phone can cause a driver to wreck and possibly cost lives. We all know the importance of staying focused. … Continue reading The Main Thing

Judgment Calls

“For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may receive what is due for what he has done in the body, whether good or evil.” ‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭5:10‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/2co.5.10.esv The fact that each of us will have to stand and give an account to God for our … Continue reading Judgment Calls

Yielding

“Do you not know that if you present yourselves to anyone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness?” ‭‭Romans‬ ‭6:16‬ ‭ESV‬‬ https://www.bible.com/59/rom.6.16.esv Whatever you give yourself to, that is what controls you. You are a slave … Continue reading Yielding