Tag Archive: spiritual life

Two Times That Jesus Was Amazed…

As we continue to walk with Jesus through the Gospel of Luke, the Bible passages below have been a huge blessing for me this past week: throughout Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, the… 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

Thoughts On Prayer (Part III)…

Here are some hopefully encouraging thoughts on prayer that God has been teaching me over the years… May the Holy Spirit use these to help us pray more with Him! (please click on… Continue reading

Why Did God Create Humans? To Know Him…

It is possible for a parent to “provide” for their children without their children really knowing the parent. The children may have all of their needs—food, shelter, clothing, education, medicine, etc.—and may even… Continue reading

The Sick Realize They Need Jesus…Do We?

Let’s take a walk together through Luke 5:12–32! Bold words (not underlined) below are from the Bible. Luke 5:12-32 (NIV) Jesus Heals a Man With Leprosy 12 While Jesus was in one of the… Continue reading

You CANNOT Do What Jesus Asks You To Do…

…on your own strength. In an inflated-balloon-world puffed to the limit and full of “You Can!”, please forgive me for being the “NO-ing” needle: you CAN’T…do what Jesus asks you to do… …on… Continue reading

Desire…A Proof of God’s Existence…

“Whom have I in heaven but You? And earth has nothing I desire besides You” (Psalm 73:5 NIV). . As the deer longs for streams of water,     so I long for you, O God. 2 I… Continue reading

“What Now?” (A Heads Up For New Followers of Jesus)

What a blessing it is that the Holy Spirit often helps His people to look back over their earthly lives with clarity, noticing retrospectively some of what God was doing (and how He… Continue reading

Jesus’ People Are The Potpourri of Heaven…

2 Corinthians 2:14-16 NLT: But thank God! He has made us his captives and continues to lead us along in Christ’s triumphal procession.  Now he uses us to spread the knowledge of Christ… Continue reading

It’s Time For Revival…

It’s time for revival…and believe it or not it starts with God’s people–Christ-ones–repenting of OUR SINS and walking away from the unfaithful aspects of OUR LIFESTYLES before we ask non-believers to do the… Continue reading