Tag: sanctification

Thanksgiving Day 11


I am in the thick of Brian Hedges book, Christ Formed in You.  I’ve reached the second section of the book in which he teaches and encourages the believer to mortify her sin.  He writes, “Lots of us think we can tame sin, but…

The challenge to love in deed


Hall and Moore were plugging a new book, What Difference Do It Make? (WDDIM). The new book covers what their lives have been like since the success of SKODAM. Their stories made me laugh. More than anything else, though, I marveled over how two very different men could become such close friends. I decided I had to make the trip to Birmingham to buy the books and meet the authors.

Naive and judgmental, cont’d


But the example that these Christians are setting for me is to give and not ask for an explanation, to prefer being taken advantage of, to give til it hurts, to trust God to do what pleases Him in their lives. Christ’s command is to feed the hungry. Not fix them before I feed them.

Yes!


Colt McCoy after the game: I always give God the glory. I never question why things happen the way they do. God is in control of my life. And I know that if nothing else, I’m standing on the Rock.

Book Review: Parables of the Christ-life


by I. Lilias Trotter Isabella Lilias Trotter was born in 1853 to a wealthy London family.  Born with an uncommon talent for sketching and painting, Lilias forsook fame and renown in order to serve the Lord Jesus as a missionary to Muslim women in…

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