“For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God.” (Romans 8:14) “The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple.” (Psalm 119:130) The short answer … Continue reading Can your blog be ‘led by the Spirit’?
“For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God.” (Romans 8:14) “Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by … Continue reading There’s ‘being led’–and then there’s ‘being led’
“For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God.” (Romans 8:14) “Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common … Continue reading When you must be ‘led by the Spirit’
“For although they knew God, they neither glorified him as God nor gave thanks to him, but their thinking became futile and their foolish hearts were darkened. Although they claimed to … Continue reading How are you ‘led’? Let me count the ways
“And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others.” (2 Timothy 2:2) “Therefore go and … Continue reading ‘Watch and learn’–Teaching the kingdom
“The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” (John 1:14) “By day the Lord went ahead of them in a pillar of cloud to guide them on their way and by night … Continue reading The pillars of cloud and fire revisited
“So the sisters sent word to Jesus, ‘Lord, the one you love is sick.’ “When he heard this, Jesus said, ‘This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God’s … Continue reading Invested for life
“Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy.” (1 Corinthians 14:1) “Therefore, my brothers and sisters, be eager to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues.” (1 Corinthians 14:39) No matter … Continue reading In defense of my ‘Peter Pan’ charismatic brethren
“But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.” (2 Corinthians 4:7) “For this reason he had to be made like them, fully human in … Continue reading Hope revived: The Shunammite woman and Elisha
“For we also have had the good news proclaimed to us, just as they did; but the message they heard was of no value to them, because they did not … Continue reading ‘Come out’–and stay pretty much the same
“He gave them into the hands of the nations, and their foes ruled over them.“Their enemies oppressed them and subjected them to their power.“Many times he delivered them, but they were bent on rebellion and they … Continue reading The Coronation of ‘King Me’
“This is what the Lord says: ‘In the time of my favor I will answer you, and in the day of salvation I will help you; I will keep you … Continue reading Should you stay or should you go?
“Then we will no longer be infants, tossed back and forth by the waves, and blown here and there by every wind of teaching and by the cunning and craftiness of people … Continue reading We should talk