Direction for Reflection

Direction for Reflection

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.  For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him.  And he is...
Fast Tracks

Fast Tracks

In your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage; rather, he made himself nothing by taking the very nature of a servant, being...
Laying Down One’s Life

Laying Down One’s Life

Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. John 15:13 (NIV) I recently enjoyed a few days in New York City with four sisters in Christ from Loon Mountain Ministry in New Hampshire. Having spent most of my life as a loner, I had never...
Learn to Live Empowered

Learn to Live Empowered

I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which He has called you, the riches of His glorious inheritance in His holy people, 19 and His incomparably great power for us who believe. That power is the same as the...
What If…

What If…

I’m not saying that I have this all together, that I have it made. But I am well on my way, reaching out for Christ, who has so wondrously reached out for me. Friends, don’t get me wrong: By no means do I count myself an expert in all of this, but I’ve got my eye on...

Faithfully

“I cried unto thee, O LORD: I said, Thou art my refuge and my portion in the land of the living. Attend unto my cry; For I am brought very low” (Psalm 142: 5-6) My body registered what it was before my mind could catch up. A red-hot poker stabbed through my chest wall...