His truth can heal your broken yesterdays, so you can break open for others in your tomorrows.
...what really, are we binging on? could it be that we're working hard and earning shallow, sowing hard but reaping little? ...
...ever wonder why the best things in life comes the hardest, the slowest? Maybe the enemy to real productivity is what's inside of us...here's so that we can actually take heart and go on building something substantial with our life, & go on from passivity to real productivity in discovering His call for our lives
We can listen long enough to the problems we see in us and forget the depth of reality of who He's made us to be.
When you feel you're lacking power in your daily walk, power may just come on when you make your daily walk about Him and others...
"Godliness" that has no contentment will be a legalistic pursuit of holiness that leaves the pursuer hungry and dissatisfied...
I must have listened to this Word 5 or 6 times, and still, not have enough. I take it in by the mouthfuls - how this Word out of his words, reminds me that we've got a shield, a Mighty Fortress. And how the wind of adversity: the challenges of life, the discouragement of people, the… Continue reading why the winds of adversity can’t take us down
Jesus takes it personally and identifies with His body in a way that we become a part of who He is.
Today as I hovered from place to place here in Asia, I found myself craving for just a little time and a quiet corner to commune with God. Instead of being time-effective, however, I found people, system, and traffic being less than efficient here. My wonderful moments on the other hand, came when I simply… Continue reading Permission to sweat it over the small stuff – why fussing over little details can actually do you good
Post by the Husband Judges 18:7 Then the five men departed and came to Laish and saw the people who were there, how they lived in security, after the manner of the Sidonians, quiet and unsuspecting, lacking nothing that is in the earth and possessing wealth, and how they were far from the Sidonians and… Continue reading When it’s not that great to live your own quiet, self-sufficient life
Mark 16:1-8 - The Resurrection "When the Sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, so that they might go and anoint him. And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they went to the tomb. And they were saying to one another,… Continue reading when your heart is longing for some reality this new year
Dear You, You're significant. One of a kind, and very special. You've got a calling, and you've got to keep working that one out. Though it takes some time. Though it stretches you. And challenges you. Even when it looks like the world's forgotten about you. And your friends are prospering while you are withering. I know it's… Continue reading How to learn to love, work & live with yourself
So it's been a busy year... The clock keeps ticking, and your calendar keeps filling up. The work comes right up piling, and these kids, they're growing taller by the day. And yeah, for every sticky relationship that requires pruning, you feel like your heart could be shredded into a million pieces. And for all the emotional messes you've committed, these too, they… Continue reading How to live the rest of your life burning on instead of midway burning out
...and then this --- sitting here at the Coffee Club, I take this words to heart, I yield my will afresh...thank you for this post, Husband Post by the Husband "For I see that you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bond of iniquity." (Acts 8:23) When Simon the magician converted to Christianity… Continue reading How to get over merchandising everything into following the mastery of the One
When you wake up most days to a household full of early morning flurry, and there's yesterday's pile of left-over-laundry sneering back at you, and another whole new round of cooking that begets cleaning to still get-through, and yep --- a mountain of paperwork creeping into the edge of your bedside table waiting for who-knows-when filing will ever take place,… Continue reading When you’re ever in doubt that God still speaks and that He cares enough to do so into your one messy life