The heart of the Father

Ephesians 1:6-8  To the praise  of his glorious grace, which he has freely given us in the One he loves. In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace 8 that he lavished on us. With all wisdom and understanding, Self Giving Father  While we were dead in trespasses the father… Continue reading The heart of the Father

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To Boast in Weakness

My Lord, you know the hearts of all men and nothing is hidden in your sight. Even before a thought is formed you held it in your hands before the foundations of the world . You are the living word active in us the only one who can expose the intent and motivations hidden in… Continue reading To Boast in Weakness

Taste and See that the Lord is Good

In my most helpless state with nothing left to give but a frail yes, the Lord beams in joy because truly he delights in a broken and contrite heart. The Lord delights in the man who is able to judge his helplessness in light of the sufficiency of the Grace found in Jesus Christ. Taste… Continue reading Taste and See that the Lord is Good

Love is Self Giving

Love is self giving in nature. Love embodies the nature of the father because he is Love. As a bride unto Christ we are called to embody the nature of the bridegroom, through first and foremost loving the father with all our hearts, mind, soul and strength  and out of the abundance of the love… Continue reading Love is Self Giving

Deliver me from the Desire to Impress

Even at my best my heart reeks of the innate desire to be approved by man. To my surprise, I am much more subject to this crippling desire in moments where I believe I am In fact immune to it.  In his Goodness and mercy my father searches the intent of my action and shows… Continue reading Deliver me from the Desire to Impress

All of life is Worship

Pursuing anything that is good becomes worthless when we turn it into the ultimate thing. An object, an emotion, a career, pleasure,  and experiences become worthless when we turn the pursuit of each into an end in itself by believing that when attained it grants us the ultimate security or satisfaction