Running from Jesus

Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword?                                                                                                                    ~Romans 8:35a (ESV) When I used to read this passage, I thought about all the ways the world would try to separate us from Jesus. You know, kind of like a…

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Give Him Your Book!

God rewrote the text of my life when I opened the book of my heart to His eyes.                                                                                                   ~Psalm 18:24 (MSG) Bring the book of your heart to Jesus. That ragged, worn book with scribble on the dog-eared pages. Stained and torn. Open it to Him.

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What Trade Will You Make?

“To all who mourn in Israel, he will give a crown of beauty for ashes, a joyous blessing instead of mourning, festive praise instead of despair…”   ~Isaiah 61:3a (The Living Bible) As I share in my book, Fight, Flight, and Freeze (shameless plug…you should read it! 😊), my church does a great teaching on why…

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