Tag Archives: Freedom

Which dandelion are you?

I was walking my dog this morning when I crossed from the carefully manicured neighborhood lawns (why do we do that?) to an adjacent field. The difference was dramatic. The flora shifted from dark green, uniform Fescue to an unruly … Continue reading

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Worthless

I’ve been a Christian for a long time, approximately 40 years. I’ve learned much about God through His word. I’ve seen that He takes great care of His children; I know that He. is. love. (1 John 4:8) Given my … Continue reading

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Free-giveness

We are lucky. Despite our bad behavior and sin-separation from God, our relationship is healed through Jesus’ sacrifice. We are forgiven without cost to us when we accept Jesus as our savior. Our forgiveness is free (although it came at … Continue reading

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Hocus focus

In Matthew chapter 6 Jesus’ sermon on the mount is recorded. In this pivotal teaching Jesus resets the disciples’ world view. He shows them how to replace a rule-based, performance-centric attitude with a love-based, God-centric perspective. He teaches them a … Continue reading

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The joy of obedience

But now that you’ve found you don’t have to listen to sin tell you what to do, and have discovered the delight of listening to God telling you, what a surprise! A whole, healed, put-together life right now, with more … Continue reading

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Are you Moses?

In Exodus 3 God calls Moses to lead the Israelites out of bondage in Egypt. You probably know the story already. Pharaoh. Ten plagues. Exodus. Red Sea. Wilderness. Manna and quail. Mount Sanai. Ten commandments. What occurred to me when reading Exodus 3, … Continue reading

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