Monthly Archives: July 2014

Salvation by Hope

“The crisis of hope that afflicts the Church today is a crisis of imagination.” John Eldredge, The Sacred Romance, pg 180 (see also Romans 4:18; 8:24,25=Jesus Christ, our Hope…and the only Hope this world has!).

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We ARE at War!

“There IS no war is the subtle but pervasive lie sown by an Enemy so familiar to us we don’t even see him. For too long, he has infiltrated the ranks of the Church and we haven’t even recognized him … Continue reading

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Walk on Land

“It matters more how you ‘walk on land’ (every day, in your Christian Character) than it does when you ‘walk on water’ (perhaps once in your lifetime, when inspired to greatly believe and act).” Pastor Terry Palmer (words in parenthesis … Continue reading

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Wake Up…and Fight for Your LIFE!

“If you deny the battle raging against your heart, well, then, the thief just gets to steal and kill and destroy (it, for he flourishes in an atmosphere of ignorance and denial).” John Eldredge, Waking the Dead, p. 159-160 (italics … Continue reading

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LORD of our loves

Most of us have heard of the following axiom and probably even quoted it a few times ourselves: “If Jesus isn’t LORD of all (in my own life), then He’s not LORD at all.” This statement takes on a whole … Continue reading

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‘First Love, First’ Is TRULY Rich!

“We lose our ‘First Love’ when we lose our daily awareness of our need for God” (see Ezek. 14:6-8 and Rev. 2:2-5). How to Keep Your First Love lesson, Basic Youth Conflicts curriculum, by Bill Gothard. “Welcome to America” and, … Continue reading

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Heroic Humility

“Humility brings honesty concerning our need.” Thetus Tenney, Woman of God, in Humble Desperation article, WNOP.com (2/01 or earlier).

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