Tag Archive: surrender

Thoughts On Surrender…

There’s so much about surrender in God’s Word that I won’t be able to get more specific about. It’s like studying a tree: to truly understand it, you need to move out to… Continue reading

Journey In Genesis: God Pursues Sinners

Journey In Genesis: Selected Passages 2 We continue our 2nd post in Genesis.Foundational book of the Bible. Lays an important framework for understanding many Bible themes, especially the Gospel. Genesis 3: death & banishment would be… Continue reading

It’s All Meaningless 4? God Has Set Eternity In Our Hearts (Ecclesiastes 3:9-14)

Ecclesiastes 3:9-14:What do workers gain from their toil? 10I have seen the burden God has laid on the human race. 11He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity… Continue reading

Comforted & Confronted By Christ’s Resurrection…

One of the biggest challenges each year is finding “new” or “catchy” or “entertaining” ways to teach about the Lord Jesus’ resurrection from the dead. But it’s a trap, it’s not necessary: Good… Continue reading

Salvation: What It Is & Isn’t…

The manger, the cross, and the empty tomb: This is what separates Christianity from every other belief system: God did for us what we could never do for ourselves: became fully human while remaining… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XLIII (43)…

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

Preparing for Christmas (Part 3)…

Let’s continue to prepare for Christmas by slowly and prayerfully reading through Luke 24:13-47.   Hopefully you are thinking, “Hmm. Why are we reading a Bible passage that occurred right after Jesus was crucified… Continue reading

Surrender…

Story This is a story about an unassuming 5th grader who unfortunately gets bullied every day by a 6th grader who is bigger, stronger, taller, more clever, and more determined to get everything he… Continue reading