“For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man? If I were still trying to please man, I would not be a servant of Christ.” Galatians 1:10 ESV https://www.bible.com/59/gal.1.10.esv I’m not here to do what I want to do or what others want but what I was created to do. How can it be that … Continue reading God’s Pleasure
Isn’t love extreme? Doesn’t it make us do things we would not normally do? Doesn’t it take us to places we never imagined we would go? The answer is “yes!” In the story from this passage, Jesus is having a meal at someone’s house. During the meal, a woman comes in with a very expensive perfume and breaks the bottle on Jesus. Instead of selling … Continue reading Love is (part2)
“Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to the faint, and to him who has no might he increases strength. Even youths shall faint and be weary, and young men shall fall exhausted; but they who … Continue reading My Source
“But Martha was distracted by her many tasks, and she came up and asked, “Lord, don’t You care that my sister has left me to serve alone? So tell her to give me a hand.”” Luke 10:40 HCSB https://www.bible.com/72/luk.10.40.hcsb Martha has come to the Lord and started making demands. This is when we know that our efforts are no longer worship and service based. Who … Continue reading Serving Questions and Comments Part 2
Large crowds were traveling with Jesus, and turning to them he said: “If anyone comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters—yes, even their own life—such a person cannot be my disciple. And whoever does not carry their cross and follow me cannot be my disciple. Like 14:26-27 There comes a time for Jesus Follower that we must … Continue reading Attending Your Own Funeral
“Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her to shame, resolved to divorce her quietly.” Matthew 1:18-19 ESV http://bible.com/59/mat.1.18-19.esv Joseph was a good and just … Continue reading God’s Plan Or My Rights?