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Living the Abundant Life

Abundant Life.  That is the life that Jesus came to give us.  Listen to how John 10:10 is written in The Passion Translation; “A thief has only one thing in mind—he wants to steal, slaughter, and destroy. But I have come to give you everything in abundance, more than you expect—life in its fullness until you overflow!” John 10:10…

God Thinks I am Worth It

I did nothing to merit God sending His one and only Son to die in my place for my sins and wrong doings.  There is no earthly reason or rational explanation for God to do such a thing. From my point of view, I bring nothing of value to the equation.  But God asks me to choose to…

Know Your Identity

When I stop, and think of all that Jesus has done to make a way for me to be adopted in to His forever family, I am overwhelmed. Overwhelmed in the best way, by His love, His grace, His mercy and His faithfulness.    “But to all who believed him and accepted him, he gave the right…

God’s Will For Us

Have you ever prayed, “God, show me Your will” Often it’s in the context of a job we have been offered, a move we are considering or even an investment of time or money we may be making.  It is good, and even wise, to ask to hear from God in these situations.  While God is interested…

Easter & Our Identity

As Christians, we’ve just celebrated Easter, the most important event in history.   It is the perfect time for us to remember that our identity is in Christ alone.  Our value should be anchored securely in Him and who He says we are.  When we are tempted to think negatively about ourselves (or others) and to believe the…

Eternity is Forever

Matthew 16:26 For what profit is it to a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul?  Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul? Jesus is lovingly reminding us that eternity is forever.  Too often we get distracted by the here and now – what will I eat, what…