Day 5 of #Write28Days In case you missed it, part 1 of the story is here. No one knows your story like God and no one knows your heart like the Father. We can’t hide anything from Him. And even though He knows all that we’ve done and said, He says, come to Him. At the cross of Jesus, you are … [Read more...] about In Christ, I am forgiven & made right with God — part 2
#Write28Days He came with an infection on his leg that had been there a while. The days and nights he’d spent in the dark, cold streets of Prague were beginning to show. He was only 22 but he seemed to have given up on life. We’d brought him to our home for Christmas in hopes that Ales* might … [Read more...] about In Christ I am infinitely loved and accepted – part 1
“And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart: And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. And thou shalt bind them … [Read more...] about Sunday scripture — who I am in Christ
If you could do one thing to transform your life and live the abundant life that Jesus promised it would be to know — to really know who you are in Christ. For years as a missionary living overseas, I thought I did. After all it was my life-calling. Certainly, I had the head knowledge — the Bible … [Read more...] about A journey into knowing who I am in Christ
#FMF convenience Is following Jesus convenient for you? Do His plans for your life match up with what’s convenient for you? It’s been more than 25 years since I began walking with the Lord Jesus and now I know that I know it’s not convenient to follow Him. But I would not have it any other … [Read more...] about Is following Jesus convenient for you?
#FMF Influence I didn’t realize how much of an influence I had in the lives of my sweet kiddos until I began losing it. Then it seemed like spilled water I was trying to gather with my hands. I suppose every generation says the world has become an entirely different place than when they were … [Read more...] about How Jesus can be the biggest influence in our kids’ hearts