John 21:22 says, "If I will that he remain till I come, what is that to you? You follow Me." When Jesus says, 'What's that to you?', what He is really saying is, "Do you trust Me?"
Jesus prayed, "Father, if you are willing, remove this cup from me. Nevertheless, not my will, but yours, be done.” Jesus was the epitome of submission, yielding and what it means to "go lower".
90% of the Christian and gospel songs on Christian playlists or radio are not necessarily praise and worship songs to God. So what does it mean "in spirit and in truth"?
The Bible says, ' God is love'. If God is God and He loves, why are things so bad in this world? If God loves, why doesn't He do something? He did. And He does. He allows...
NOTE: The premise of this post began stirring in me more than 5 years ago. I have written several variations in my head, on paper and in blog drafts. To write it all out would take days. It has been condensed here for easier reading. * When I had my "Jesus moment", I was a… Continue reading The American Christian’s Reckoning
My husband is a better driver than me. Some say women are better drivers than men, but in our home, hubby is definitely better than me. He has more patience than I do. And that is where this post begins. * Today is Easter Sunday aka Resurrection Sunday. Ahead of this weekend, I was looking… Continue reading Driving Obedience
Today I was part of a prayer call - only listening. I've been trying to join over the past month or so in an effort to exercise my "prayer muscles". Prayer is like a muscle. In order to stay in shape and not get into a sedentary lifestyle, that muscle must be used. My husband… Continue reading What’s Feeding Your Roots?
I went for a walk last night. Having just read a post by someone I know, I felt anger and frustration. The emotions were overwhelming me to the point where I wanted to cry. I needed to clear my head. When I walk, I'll listen to music or preaching, or I just pray. This time,… Continue reading Treasure the Moment
* At 22 years old, I walked into a little church in Spokane, Washington and said yes to Jesus being in my life. I said yes to my sins being forgiven. I said yes to God as my Father - no small feat that considering where I was at the time. I said yes to...… Continue reading What Is A Christian?
Time is short, friends. Life is short. God is looking for people who are ready, willing and able to do what He calls us to do.