Those ‘Marginal’ People

“Light shines in the darkness for the godly.    They are generous, compassionate, and righteous.” Psalm 112:4, NLT The glory of Jesus lies in this: in weakness, vulnerability, and apparent failure. He has called forth disciples to come after Him, willing and able to carry the cross and relive His passion with compassion. They are marginal people,Continue reading “Those ‘Marginal’ People”

The Swamp of Despondency, [Pilgrim’s Progress]

  “Has the Lord redeemed you? Then speak out!    Tell others he has redeemed you from your       enemies.   For he has gathered the exiles from many lands,       from east and west,       from north and south.  Some wandered in the wilderness,       lost and homeless.  Hungry and thirsty,       they nearly died.  “Lord, help!”Continue reading “The Swamp of Despondency, [Pilgrim’s Progress]”

I Want to Do a Beautiful Work

  “He is a chosen vessel of Mine to bear My name.” Acts 9:15 You are Mine. You are not your own. With a great price I have purchased you for Myself. I am not dismayed that you do not comprehend, but I say that if you will listen to Me, I will reveal toContinue reading “I Want to Do a Beautiful Work”

The Quiet Power of Jesus

“The master of the banquet tasted the water that had been turned into wine.  He did not realize where it had come from, though the servants who had drawn the water knew. Then he called the bridegroom aside.”   John 2:9  Jesus Christ performs the first miracle of his short ministry.  He will perform thousands of themContinue reading “The Quiet Power of Jesus”