Step Forward

“Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.” (Colossians 2:6) We like to believe we can accelerate ahead, feet barely skimming the floor, making progress like a champion racehorse bound and determined […]

Continue reading

Costly Walk

“Do not be slothful in zeal, be fervent in spirit, serve the Lord.” (Romans 12:11) God longs for us to know him intimately and make him known to others. Throughout the Gospels, Christ challenges us to accomplish this by a life of faithful “following” after him. In order to give us a clear visual of […]

Continue reading

Marching Orders

“You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should remain….” (John 15:16) We long to hear God’s voice, to understand what he wants us to be about, to figure out his will and his ways for our life. We complicate […]

Continue reading