"Christianity today is man-centered, not God-centered. God is made to wait patiently, even respectfully, on the whims of men." - Tozer
Thank You Lord for Your grace that continues to call so patiently. Lord, You're calling some today- I pray they answer that divine call.
I'm starting think that a lot of people in Rio may not be mature enough to handle hosting the Olympic Games. #stayclassyRio
Without Jesus Christ, I would be nothing more than an empty museum of constant fear.
Cat letting me know that dinner being late is unacceptable.
Yes or No?
Interesting vantage point:
Remember the beauty of God's creation- and that you are His ultimate masterpiece.
"Remember, He is the artist and you are only the picture. You can't see it. So quietly submit to be painted." C.S. Lewis
Those of you with teenagers...does this look familiar? #teenageangst
Lord, forgive me for my pride. Give me the humble spirit of the self-effacing saint.
Lord, use us today to help some people to really grow in You.
May the God we represent in our life today- be a God worthy of lavish worship.
Every now and then, if you pay attention, you can catch a glitch in the matrix:
"Lord, it's hard to ask for You to send us poverty. But we do want the Spirit that doesn't depend on our wealth."
What makes God's Grace so amazing is that it totally goes against what humans consider "common sense".
We will always be tempted...but the one who is tempted the most effectively, is often the person who thinks they're not tempted at all.
When your keyboard is upset with you for breaking the zero key:
Thank God for our freedoms that others paid for us to enjoy, it's more then a picnic!
Have a most blessed 4th of July everyone! If you're lighting fireworks, guard those digits closely, you may need them this week;->
Through Jesus Christ, and Him alone, I do believe it is possible for everyone to love one another unconditionally.
In our churches we must avoid becoming- a world of noisy, headlong religious activity carried on without moral energy or spiritual fervor.
Lord, show me Yourself this today. I just want to get on my knees and worship. I meditate on Your works, my soul longs for You!
So many problems could be avoided by simply implementing and adhering to Jesus Words in John 13:34.
When you study scripture what is your preferred medium or method?
Sad but true:
"How few, how pitifully few are the enraptured souls who languish for love of Christ...." -Tozer
Oh Lord, forgive me for so often falling into the busy, busy, busy trap! You are worthy of the First-Fruits of everything-including my time.
"If you cannot worship the Lord in the midst of your responsibilities on Monday, it is not very likely that you were worshiping on Sunday!"
Tattoo of the week:
PRAY without ceasing because Satan is PREYING without ceasing.
Jesus has many lovers of his Heavenly Kingdom...but very few are willing take up their cross and follow Him.
No Christian enjoys true comfort when his eyes are fixed on vanity- for our delights come from a higher realm.
If God said it, He will do it. If God spoke it, He will bring it to pass. Now do your part and have unshakeable faith.
Makes me wish I was the Roadrunner:
Bumper sticker appears legit:
When you honor God, especially in tough times, it gives the enemy a nervous breakdown.
God does not create a lock without its key & God doesn't give you problems without solutions! Trust Him
There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling.
I know I'm a bit late to the Fitbit game...but my wife got me one for my birthday and now I'm a fit-bit-obsessed. Game on!
Today must have been 'lose your hubcap day'. I saw at least 4 hubcaps on my bike ride this morning.
Lord, I do indeed pray today that You might raise up men and women who would see the beauty of the Lord our God!
After cleaning fish, I triple bagged the guts and put them in our sealed trashcan. Still managed to stink up the entire neighborhood.
Grace is at work from beginning to end of a believers life so that our only boast can be Christ.
Lord, work through us this week to help people with whom we come in contact- to see the divine purpose for which You created us.
I kneel before You today Lord with a humbling, but delightful, sense of admiring awe and astonished wonder of all You have done. Thank you!
If we come before God's throne with our prayers, we shall never get them answered unless we bring Jesus with us.
How I look in the morning when I forget to pray and do my Bible study.