A Mother’s Love- A Father’s Strength

A Mother’s Love –A Father’s Strength “I will comfort you there    like a mother    comforting her child.”  Isaiah 66:13   Communicating your motives and intentions to someone who is at odds with you is not always easy.  When people form opinions and attitudes and it can be very difficult for us to work through them.  […]

Faith Like Jello

— Three Translations of Joshua 3:5 Joshua told the people, “Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the LORD will do amazing things among you.”, NIV  Then Joshua told the people, “Purify yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do great wonders among you.”, NLT Joshua told the people, ” Make yourselves acceptable  to worship the LORD, because he […]

Come Dear One, and Find Pasture

  “I am the door, and the person who enters through me will be saved and will be able to come in and go out and find pasture.”  John 10:9 A more wonderful truth could not be told!  I so often struggle with my own mental illness, especially with an assurance of salvation.  I guess I […]

Thoughts on the Mercy of God

A Liturgical Christian’s Understanding of Mercy Bryan’s note: As I travel the internet I occasionally find something out of the ordinary.  Something that stands out and blesses me.  The following text is a wonderfully precise definition and application of God’s mercy.  I hope it blesses you the way it blessed me. ……………………………………………………………………. Many people remember the […]

Ministry is for the Mentally Ill

by Bryan Lowe “Religious people love to hide behind religion. They love the rules of religion more than they love Jesus. With practice, Condemners let rules become more important than the spiritual life. ”                                                                            — Michael Yaconelli  “We are told that Christ was killed for us, that His death has washed out our sins, and that by […]