Monthly Archives: December 2007

Time of Testing

“So, as the Holy Spirit says:     ‘Today, if you hear his voice,     do not harden your hearts     as you did in the rebellion,     during the time of testing in the desert,     where your fathers tested … Continue reading

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What are you doing with your freedom?

For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. For you were called to freedom, brothers. Only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but … Continue reading

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Family Likeness

I began the day by reading Hebrews 2:10-18.  I lingered over these verses and was captured by the frequency of familial words that the author used and the theme of “family likeness” that he emphasizes. bringing many children to glory … Continue reading

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The Final Word

You and me we use so very many clumsy words. The noise of what we often say is not worth being heard. When the Father’s Wisdom wanted to communicate His love, He spoke it in one final perfect Word. Chorus … Continue reading

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Living Hope

Yesterday, I heard a sermon from 1 Peter entitled “A Living Hope”.  Last night, I talked with a friend who shared her excitement that she may be able to adopt a little 1 year old boy after the first of … Continue reading

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Like one being taught

“He wakens me morning by morning, wakens my ear to listen like one being taught.”  Isaiah 50:46 “True teachers are those who are ever conscious that they must be taught themselves before presuming to teach others.  Once we are eager … Continue reading

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Jacob’s Dream

In Genesis 28, Jacob had a dream in which he saw a stairway that began on earth and whose top reached up into heaven.  He saw angels ascending and descending on the stairs. "There above it stood the LORD, and … Continue reading

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