Tag Archive: God the Father

What I Hope For When I Preach…

Here is what I pray the Holy Spirit does through my teaching each Sunday—this was said about Martyn Lloyd-Jones, a preacher in Wales & England from the 1920s—60s in a fantastic documentary (please… Continue reading

Jesus Wants Us To Fear God? (Part II)

For Part I, please click HERE. In a court of law, 99% of people make the conscious choice to not get sarcastic with the judge— the judge has the ability to fine you, hold… Continue reading

Jesus Wants Us To Fear God?

We are in week 3 of our series “Haunting Verses of the Bible.” Week 1 was “Entering the Kingdom of Heaven,” Matthew 7:21-23 where Jesus says, “Not everyone who says to me ‘Lord,… Continue reading

Resisting A Rest From Jesus…

To resist arrest from the police is serious… . To resist a rest from Jesus is also serious… . He wants to lead you beside quiet waters to refresh and restore your soul… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XXXVIII (38)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XXXVII (37)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

Thoughts On Prayer (Part IV)…

A flower growing through a crack in an asphalt parking lot reminds me of the pressure facing Jesus-people on earth & His power to carry us through and grow us no matter WHAT… Continue reading

True-ing Gum II: More Truth To Chew On Everyday…

366 Daily Thoughts To Soak In This Year   Compiled October 2nd, 2013—September 2nd, 2014   Dearest Readers~ Some loathe the practice of taking quotes from outside of the Bible and including them… Continue reading

All of the Bible–the Salty and the Sweet…

One of the reasons God gave us the Bible is to encourage us (Romans 15:4). But not everything in the Bible is immediately encouraging; that is, not everything in the Bible is easy… Continue reading

Thoughts On Prayer (Part I)…

“But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed” (Luke 5:16 NIV). “Often”: Jesus prayed a lot; it was a regular part of His life on earth. For Jesus, prayer happened consistently, the… Continue reading