The Assurance of Our Resurrection

But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who are asleep. For since by a man came death, by a man also came the resurrection of the dead. 1Corinthians 15:20-21 Let’s start at the beginning, The Father has created us for eternity. Therefore, we do not stay in the […]

August Memory Verse

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. Romans 12:2

What does God say about spiritual gifts?

The purpose of spiritual gifts Each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.  1Corinthians 12:7 The Church is actually the body of Christ; each believer is a vital part of that body. God gave gifts to men so that each may have a vital part in the growth and maturation of […]

Remembering Our Freedoms to

Freedom in Christ Jesus has set us free to live a life that is full and productive in Him. Occasionally it is good to be reminded of the this he has set us free to do. The basis of our freedoms is found in John 8:36, Jesus has come to set us free to live […]

Sabbath Rest, In the Midst of Busyness

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality 1 Kings 19: 9-14; Hebrews 4: 5-10 The busyness and demands of our lives and culture crowds out a very impotent spiritual principle.  That principle is one of rest. Just as rest is needed in our physical life, so it is needed in our spiritual life as well. The two are actually […]

Pictures of Jesus from Isaiah 53

The prophet Isaiah, some seven hundred years before the cross gives us several vivid pictures of the mission, death and resurrection of Jesus.  As you read this remember that the Father has sent His son to lead us back to Himself. Verse 2 1. The Servant of God grew up before Him like a tender […]

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality

Invisible Scripts Adapted from Emotionally Healthy Spirituality  ~ by Peter Scazzero We often forget, underestimate or don’t realize the deep and unconscious impacts our families, cultures, media, and interpretation of events have on us. Each of these have imprinted certain ways of acting, thinking and behaving on us. They have become hard wired into our brains […]


Taken from the How to be Happily Married Seminar ~ By Gerald R. Mann Pray for each other daily, dress each other in the armor of God Esteem them Take time to pause for a conversation Send a text or tweet to each other during the day Know each other’s love language and respond accordingly Gift […]

Knowing Ourselves, To Know God

Adapted from Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzero As men and women made in Gods image, He has given us the gift of emotions and feelings. God often speaks to us through our emotions, therefore we should not ignore them. Think of how often in the scriptures God and Jesus express their emotions. Daniel Goleman, […]