The Cross and Ukraine

Because of the joyawaiting him, he endured the cross, disregarding its shame. Now he is seated in the place of honor beside God’s throne.                                                                    Hebrews 12:2 NLT He was destined before the foundation of the world, but was revealed at the end of the ages for your sake.                                                                                                                1 Peter 1:20 NRS AllContinue reading “The Cross and Ukraine”

Deeper with Christ 3

“And I shall give them one heart, and shall put a new spirit within them. And I shall take the heart of stone out of their flesh and give them a heart of flesh                                                            (Ezekiel 11:19 ESV)  To grow deeper in Christ, we need to be re-programmed and that’s what the Holy Spirit does. WeContinue reading “Deeper with Christ 3”

Deeper in Christ 1

“For the flesh is always hostile to God. It never did obey God’s laws, and it never will. That’s why those who are under the control of the flesh can never please God.”                             Romans 8:7-8 (author’s) If we are to have a deeper life with Christ we have to claim it, it doesn’t comeContinue reading “Deeper in Christ 1”

All of You

And now, Israel, what does the LORD your God require of you, but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in all his ways, to love him, to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,                                                                                                                       Deuteronomy 10:12 ESV What does God want from us? It’sContinue reading “All of You”

Jesus’ Ministry

What Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory, and his disciples believed in him To those who sold doves, he said, “Get these out of here! Stop making my father’s house into a market!                                                                                                                                                          (John 2:11, 16 NIV) When we compareContinue reading “Jesus’ Ministry”