Spent, daring greatly ∙

Spent, daring greatly ∙ I didn’t shrink from declaring all that God wants you to know. – Acts 20:27 1 Samuel 17:23-58  23 Goliath, the Philistine champion from Gath, came out from the Philistine ranks. Then David heard him shout his usual taunt to the army of Israel.  24 As soon as the Israelite armyContinue reading “Spent, daring greatly ∙”

Everyone understands desperation ∙

Everyone understands desperation ∙ I trust in your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in your salvation. – Psalm 13:5 Psalms 13:1-6   1 O LORD, how long will you forget me? Forever? How long will you look the other way?  2 How long must I struggle with anguish in my soul, with sorrow in my heartContinue reading “Everyone understands desperation ∙”

Teddy bear or Grizzly bear

Teddy bear or Grizzly bear Those who are dominated by the sinful nature think about sinful things, but those who the Holy Spirit controls think about things that please the Spirit. For the sinful nature is always hostile to God. It never did obey God’s laws, and it never will. – Romans 8:5,7 Romans 6:12-19Continue reading “Teddy bear or Grizzly bear”