Rejoice in the tests and trials? How often do we read this and think “why should I rejoice in the horrible times?” You know, I’ve heard it said that in the darkest of times the Lord’s glory shines the brightest. I believe that is true. Not because his glory is greater in the dark than… Continue reading Even in the Darkness?
John 3:16 is likely the most widely known scripture verse and yet is quickly overlooked for the stunning picture God paints with these words. For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16 (ESV) I love to break… Continue reading I Am, In Christ, Loved (Day 15)
Today's truth about our identity in Christ is we are never alone. Never! I love the truth found in Hebrews 13:5, Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, "I will never leave you or forsake you." God is telling us that we don't… Continue reading I Am, In Christ, Never Alone (Day 14)
Do you suffer from guilt? I admit I am a guilt queen. I don't mean to be, I just have this tendency to beat myself up when I forget something or fail at a task. The guilt has always been fuel to my feelings of unworthiness. I suspect you may feel the same way. In Bible… Continue reading I Am, In Christ – Not Guilty – Day 8
What have you learned this week as you have begun to celebrate your identity in Christ? It's not about lengthy devotions or eloquent thought and prayers. Instead, it is about focusing our entire heart, soul, mind, and spirit on Jesus Christ, and what he did for us on the cross. "No longer do I call… Continue reading I Am, In Christ, A Friend of God – Day 6