Scorched, But Deeply Loved

“Then Jesus said to Peter, “Go away from me, Satan! You are not helping me! You don’t care about the things of God, but only about the things people think are important.” Matt. 16:23, NCV Principles of the Kingdom will often will sound like a simple conversation to an outsider.  Things are often established orContinue reading “Scorched, But Deeply Loved”

Correction for Christ Followers

“For the Lord corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights.”   Prov. 3:12, NLT Interesting.  Some people get a double-dip.  If you are a loved son/daughter you have the tremendous honor of being loved and also of being disciplined.  My own son is disciplined because I love him soContinue reading “Correction for Christ Followers”

Welcoming His Judgement

To be judged by God is an awful thing.  It is always immutable and just.  He brings to us the inevitable awareness of the guilt and rebellion that we have secretly harbored for years.  We try to dodge His correction like a boxer does to the punches of his opponent. We see judgement with a distinctContinue reading “Welcoming His Judgement”