Together, for Each Other

“The Bible knows nothing of solitary religion.”  –John Wesley There isn’t really a place for the individual in our walk of discipleship.  This is a most exceptional truth.  You might say that our society here in the U.S. is expressed in the ‘Marlboro Man’ who rides alone.  “High Noon,” (my favorite Western) is based on aContinue reading “Together, for Each Other”

Riding the Underground, [with Jesus]

“And he said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a desolate place and rest a while.” For many were coming and going, and they had no leisure even to eat.’ Mark 6:31, ESV Our Savior would never drive us to do things with a whip.  He is not a taskmaster, and he will notContinue reading “Riding the Underground, [with Jesus]”

Our Post-Pit Life, [Choosing Well]

“Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits,  3who forgives all your iniquity,    who heals all your diseases,   4who redeems your life from the pit.” Psalm 103:2-4, ESV You can’t help but respond to His deliverance of your soul.  Stop and think. You have been lifted to a place of safety. Continue reading “Our Post-Pit Life, [Choosing Well]”

The Test of a Profound Silence, [Extreme Faith]

  But Jesus gave her no reply, not even a word. Then his disciples urged him to send her away. “Tell her to go away,” they said. “She is bothering us with all her begging.” Matthew 15:23, NLT This is exceptional.  Jesus is always engaging people around him.  He teaches and preaches, fully energized byContinue reading “The Test of a Profound Silence, [Extreme Faith]”