I pray whatever God is calling you to abandon for His sake, whatever desires you hold to tightly, whatever wants or preferences He asks you to change, you can offer them up to your trustworthy Father today.
Every obedient believer knows what it is to ask, ‘Can anything good come from this?’ The path to the throne room of Jesus is stained with blood, smells like sweat, and tastes like tears.
It’s hard to trust beautiful things with tragedy lurking around the corner.
If grace gives a kind word or a gentle smile, we would certainly be smitten. But if grace did something more, something unheard of, we would certainly be in love.
If our eyes are fixed forward on the promise of eternity, we can both mourn and have hope.
Do I believe that the Holy Spirit can overcome any sin, heal any wound, or provide any strength that you and I might need?
The fact that Jesus rose from the grave is the easiest and most simple answer to our most difficult and complex questions in life.
The blessing of friendship on this earth points to the eternal blessing of communion with God and His people forevermore.
What joy and goodness wait for the church when women are encouraged to sprint full-force into the playground where they can use their gifts in any and every way possible.
Even if we momentarily have strength that surpasses all others, we are sure to face a reckoning of weakening.