Tag: Jesus Christ

December 16 @ Acts 23-25

Acts 23-25 (NLT)  Discover His heart: He enables us to fulfill our calling Even though lawyers are often the target of jokes and ridicule, we evidently enjoy observing them work.  At any time of the day, we can watch them wax eloquent in the courts of justice on the ever popular Law and Order, Matlock or the original defender of…

December 2 @ Acts 19-20

Acts 19-20 (NLT)  Discover His heart: He blesses us when we share the message of Jesus Several years ago we took a team of youth to a city in Paraguay to help a pastor establish the first evangelical church in the community.  Expectations were high as our team distributed invitations throughout the city to attend the nightly Tent Crusade and…

January 22 @ Romans 7-8

Romans 7-8 (NLT)  Discover His heart: He has adopted us as His very own Back in the ’70’s, America was singing and dancing to “We are family…I got all my sisters with me.  We are family…get up ev’ry body and sing.” (Rodgers/Edwards, 1979)  Our post Vietnam/Watergate nation was looking for kinship and trust in somebody.  With the rise in broken…

January 8 @ Romans 3-4

Romans 3-4 (NLT) Discover His heart: He counts us righteous because of our faith The basket of strawberries caught my eye at the grocery store – plump, deep red, juicy-looking strawberries.  Was it strawberry season? I didn’t think so, but they were so very perfect that I had to buy them.  As I unpacked the basket at home, it didn’t…