Tag: Discipleship

Remove the offending party quickly and get back to business!

As I understand it, Matt (my 6yo nephew) was at football practice last night. He came up to his mom and said, “Here’s my tooth” and went back to the huddle. What???!!! He told her later that it didn’t get knocked out, but it was bothering him so he just reached in and pulled it. …

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Psalm 27 (The Message) – v14 “Stay with God.”

Take heart. Don’t quit.
I’ll say it again:
Stay with God.

boy & 4 girlfriends

As I was skimming through Google Reader this morning, as I do most days – this caught my eye. I almost didn’t read it, but it’s one of those that made me stop and think. I’ve copied it below – read it and let me know what you think. It’s intriguing to me, but I …

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a modern day Proverbs 31 lady

Do you have any Godly Mentors in your life? I’m blessed to have several. Some for a season, others for longer periods of my life. For lots of girls, their mothers and grandmothers and aunts fit the bill. Other women come in at transitional times of life – like marriage, children, moving to a new …

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Adam’s Disease

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. If we claim we have not sinned, we make him out to be a liar and his word has no place in our lives.” 1 John 1:9-10 (NIV) This post taken from Proverbs31 …

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What do you want/need/desire?

There is a book by Phillip Keller – A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23. I haven’t read it in years, but it made a huge impression on me. To see God as my shepherd and myself as a sheep made this a  very personal relationship – with both of us in proper perspective. God as …

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Who I am in Christ

“The more you reaffirm who you are in Christ, the more your behavior will begin to reflect your true identity!” (From Victory Over the Darkness , by Dr. Neil Anderson) The Bible tells me who I am in Christ! My true identity is revealed looking in God’s Word. I am ACCEPTED John 1:12       …

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silent date?

I saw a couple in a restaurant over the weekend. This young couple sat at a booth across from each other – and they weren’t talking or even looking at each other. Their food had not arrived, but they were both sitting with phones in hand – texting or surfing or emailing or playing a …

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