The Inheritance of Obedience Our obedience is more than the whisper of our one-word “yes.” It goes deeper than our mindset of agreement with what is being asked of us. While I agree that being obedient requires us to be active in surrendering our lives, seeking God daily, and paying ... Read More about The Inheritance of Obedience
How Can We Know Jesus and Make Him Known to Others? Quiet mornings in your favorite armchair with an open Bible on your lap. Steam dancing above a perfectly crafted mug of coffee. The house is still, and the sunshine peeks through the lightly woven flax linen draperies as they gracefully dance to ... Read More about How Can We Know Jesus and Make Him Known to Others?
Lydia: A Woman Who Opened Her Heart and Home “14 Now a certain woman named Lydia heard us. She was a seller of purple from the city of Thyatira, who worshiped God. The Lord opened her heart to heed the things spoken by Paul. 15 And when she and her household were baptized, ... Read More about Lydia: A Woman Who Opened Her Heart and Home
Phoebe: The Shining One “I commend to you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church in Cenchreae, that you may receive her in the Lord in a manner worthy of the saints, and assist her in whatever business she has need of you; for indeed she has been a helper of many and of myself also.” ... Read More about Phoebe: The Shining One
The Magi December has brought us excitement and anticipation as we look deeper into the meaning of the nativity and the central persons of Advent, such as Mary and Joseph, who sacrificed their reputations and comforts to follow the call of God to parent Jesus. And, the shepherds, whose presence ... Read More about The Magi: Obedient Worship