Don’t Underestimate the Value of Prayer

…and have put on the new nature, which is being renewed in knowledge after the image of its creator.  Colossians 3:10 RSV Through prayer in the Holy Spirit we need to focus our thoughts upon the Father asking for a fuller understanding of His love.  But prayer is so hard in our age of multimediaContinue reading “Don’t Underestimate the Value of Prayer”

Partaking of the River of Life

God is pouring out His richness upon you in the fresh soft flow of His Spirit to rest and soothe your soul.    Hear the sweet name of Jesus in your heart as the opening blossom of truth.  Into your heart God pours His love in an overflowing abundance.  Now we can see  the Kingdom ofContinue reading “Partaking of the River of Life”

Judge Not, so That You Will Not Be Judged

Father, I repent that I have allowed my mind to judge others through a limited perspective and brought judgment on myself.  I know you have taught me in the scriptures that only God has a perfect judgment and you listen to that judgment, so all your judgments are true.  But I still judge the peopleContinue reading “Judge Not, so That You Will Not Be Judged”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

Colossians 3:12 Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;13 Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye,14 And above all these things put on charity, whichContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ

1 So if you’re serious about living this new resurrection life with Christ, act like it.  Pursue the things over which Christ presides. 2 Don’t shuffle along, eyes to the ground, absorbed with the things right in front of you.  Look up, and be alert to what is going on around Christ–that’s where the actionContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ”

What Does Faithful Mean? (Continued)

English: Jesus Christ baroque sculpture in Holy Spirit church, Vilnius (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Teaching the Bible is to preach and warn mankind, so that they will have wisdom or understanding of who the Father is by the Holy Spirit.  There is no better secret to know or receive revelation from than to understand who weContinue reading “What Does Faithful Mean? (Continued)”

What Does Faithful Mean? (Continued)

Vs. 6 The Message is as true among you today as when you first heard it.  It doesn’t diminish or weaken over time.  It’s the same all over the world.  The Message bears fruit and gets larger and stronger, just as it has in you.  From the very first day you heard and recognized theContinue reading “What Does Faithful Mean? (Continued)”