How to become real ∙

How to become real ∙ Long ago the LORD said to Israel: “I have loved you, my people, with an everlasting love. With unfailing love I have drawn you to myself. – Jeremiah 31:3 Zephaniah 3:17 For the LORD your God is living among you. He is a mighty savior. He will take delight inContinue reading “How to become real ∙”

We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us

We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us From the very beginning, your first ancestor sinned against me; all your leaders broke my laws. – Isaiah 43:27 Isaiah 59:1-15  1 Listen! The LORD’s arm is not too weak to save you, nor is his ear too deaf to hear you call.  2 It’s yourContinue reading “We Have Met the Enemy and He Is Us”

God’s love is steadfast

God’s love is steadfast O Lord, you are so good, so ready to forgive, so full of steadfast love for all who ask for your help. – Psalms 86:5 Psalms 136:1-9  1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good! His steadfast love endures forever.  2 Give thanks to the God of gods. HisContinue reading “God’s love is steadfast”

Identity politics and the Forever Family ∙

Identity politics and the Forever Family ∙ For Christ himself has brought peace to us. He united Jews and Gentiles into one people when, in his own body on the cross, he broke down the wall of hostility that separated us. – Ephesians 2:14 Ephesians 2:15-19  15 He made peace between Jews and Gentiles byContinue reading “Identity politics and the Forever Family ∙”

The Love Giver ∙

The Love Giver ∙ God is love. – 1 John 4:8 1 John 4:18-19  18 There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves punishment, and the one who fears is not perfected in love.  19 We love, because He first loved us. Many people ask is there aContinue reading “The Love Giver ∙”