Monthly Archives: October 2007

What’s better than life?

I began my morning reading the Mission Network News report.  As I scanned the stories, this one from Africa caught my eye.  The study of Acts has tenderized my heart once again to the truth that the spread of the … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat?

Yesterday Casey and I went costume shopping.  I am not a crafty Mom so I throw money at holidays where costumes are required!  We scanned the wall of pictured costumes and Casey kept saying, “I can’t wear that, it is … Continue reading

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Do you take supplements?

When I hear that question, it sends my mind whirling!  If I am taking supplements it must mean that I believe I am lacking something.  It suggests that I have perceived a deficiency of some kind.  To supplement means I … Continue reading

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Are you a being or a doing?

“For in him we live and move and have our being.”  (Acts 17:28)   This verse in Acts 17 caught my eye again.  I linger over its implications and marvel at its truth.  It certainly makes the point that we … Continue reading

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Joy in being Exposed!

“For the Word of God is living and active, sharper than any two edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.  And no … Continue reading

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Promise Driven Life

“Christ lived the purpose-driven life so that we would inherit his righteousness through faith and be promise-driven people in a purpose-driven world.” I confess my cynicism.  Christian books that have mega sales always make me suspicious.  Anything that is widely … Continue reading

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Dead to the World

“Listen carefully: Unless a grain of wheat is buried in the ground, dead to the world, it is never any more than a grain of wheat. But if it is buried, it sprouts and reproduces itself many times over. In … Continue reading

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