To be in Your presence and not distracted by anything else is to have found holy ground, and holy ground is sacred.
On a cold winter's’ day, as the sun shines brightly in a clear blue sky and to find a place inside, at a window…warm; with the sun heating up, radiating through the panes as it heats my face like summer. A warm room with God.
The sword is a choice to turn from what was and seek all that is Christ, or to push Him away and face the consequences. That is the dividing line. Each person and every generation has to make their decision on their own. Are you a barrier to their salvation?
God asks us “What do you want, what do you think, what do you need?” There is no limit to what God can do. Unless we give everything to Him, we block His perfect provision.
When we first give our lives to Christ we are just as green as just picked and dried coffee beans; covered with a hull that must be removed. It is our sin, brokenness, and ego that require processing to extract.
Messy. Holy. Freeing. Complete. Joyful. Humbled. Saturated by His love.
Peace is from the LORD. On our knees we take the time to dwell in His peace and also to remember the cost for this peace we dwell in.On this Good Friday my heart is joined with many others, each of us here to take part in the quiet and solemn remembrance while in collective prayer. THIS is the body. It is all colors, speaking every language from many nations and heritages; together melted as one...