Bible Study (day 12)

Strive for peace with everyone, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord. Hebrews 12:14 (ESV) Our entire lives are but a journey toward eternal life in heaven. There are many perils along the way and fierce battles but this chapter calls us to not grow weary or fainthearted. We are…

A moment of stillness (7).

Loving God more than we love ourselves. So the Three broke through the Philistine camp and drew water from the well at the gate of Bethlehem. They brought it back to David, but he refused to drink it. Instead, he poured it out to the Lord. 1 Chronicles 11:18 When the Philistines were stationed in…

The price of sacrifice.

How far will you go in your obedience to God? I listened in disbelief as someone who should have shown wisdom and kindness was wounding my heart with carelessly spoken words that left the piercing stab of arrogance upon my soul. I reasoned to try to remain calm and not say a word but my…

More than just writing.

The art of passionate sacrifice. This month marks the 7th year of my blogging journey. I remember the day when I wrote my introductory post in the beginning of September 2009. I was filled with enthusiasm and a strong desire to share with others what God was doing in my life. About a year before…

Not a second to waste.

The clock of life is ticking away. As I was driving home one day, I couldn’t help but notice the memorial stones from a cemetery nearby. Something inside me was telling me to go and explore. It was almost like a magnetic effect, I felt as if someone was calling my name and my eyes…

There is no greater love than this.

To love with a passion means to sacrifice yourself. I watched THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST today. For those of you who haven’t seen it, this is a movie depicting the final twelve hours in the life of Jesus. It is a movie filled with the passion of the One who came to sacrifice His life…