Freedom IN Christ!

Feeling stuck? Struggling with New Year’s resolutions? Or maybe just trying to keep your head above water? Or maybe you’re struggling to find energy and joy at all? We typically look towards outward things to assess ourselves, and our goals often involve physical things as a result. So our circumstances like our bodies, our relationships,Continue reading “Freedom IN Christ!”

Freedom: Worship, Spirit, Truth

This week we’re going to focus on three verses that I pray serve as a foundation of freedom for you this year. I’ll keep my personal thoughts limited and just ask you to pray and meditate over each scripture passage. Look each up in different translations, read the full chapter, write each as a prayerContinue reading “Freedom: Worship, Spirit, Truth”

Let’s Be Free in ’23!

As we conclude our Christmas celebrations and transition into New Year’s, I pray the shift is subtle. Why?  Because Jesus came for the new, and these two holidays could beautifully align. Yet the patterns of this world (Romans 12:1-2) seem to diminish the connection between Christmas and the new year. While the world tells usContinue reading “Let’s Be Free in ’23!”

Advent: We Enjoy Peace!

For God in all his fullness was pleased to live in Christ, and through him God reconciled everything to himself. He made peace with everything in heaven and on earth by means of Christ’s blood on the cross. Colossians 1:19-20 We learned in our Bible Project Reading Plan that the original Hebrew translation for ‘peace’Continue reading “Advent: We Enjoy Peace!”

Invite, Pray, & Listen to Him

Last post we shared about receiving . . . inviting, praying, and listening to Him is a great way to receive. A dear friend shared a tool from her church called ISLA.  It’s an acronym for prayer and hearing from the Lord.  It’s simple yet supernatural . . . I – INVITE: Invite God intoContinue reading “Invite, Pray, & Listen to Him”