Journey to Abundant Living – Day 6

Our heavenly Father created this universe in six days.  We have arrived at the completion of one work week in the realm of your faith journey.  My prayer is that you have had new insights about the magnitude of the life Christ provides for those who put their faith in Him.  This journey to aContinue reading “Journey to Abundant Living – Day 6”

Journey to Abundant Living – Day 5

Has your view of faith been challenged this week?  A faith walk is not meant to be isolated to Sundays–it is a 24-7 proposition.  It covers every aspect of life.  Today, we look at the final connection we need for abundant living.  Are you ready?  It is huge. How is your relationship with all elseContinue reading “Journey to Abundant Living – Day 5”

Bringing Word to Life

The WORD is living…we don’t need to ‘bring it to life.’  We need to bring our lives to life by weaving the Truth into our days.  This is much more than reading a command or a promise and then seeking its fulfillment in your reality.  The Bible is literature as well as life.  Reading isContinue reading “Bringing Word to Life”

Journey to Abundant Living – Day 4

Here we are at Day Four of the journey.  The journey to a life of peace, joy and purpose is found in Jesus Christ and lived out by us in the context of our days–and the midst of the people who populate our day! There is an acrostic for J.O.Y.  that I love:  Jesus, Others & Yourself.Continue reading “Journey to Abundant Living – Day 4”

Journey to Abundant Life – Day 3

Here we are half-way through our week. The journey to a life of peace, joy and purpose is found in the life of Christ that dwells inside of us when we put our faith in Him. We lose sight of the fact that we are the dwelling place of God!  We are the clay pots thatContinue reading “Journey to Abundant Life – Day 3”

Journey to Abundant Living – Day Two

Hello, again!  Yesterday, we began our journey to a life of peace, joy and purpose!  Jeremiah 29:11 reminded us that God has great plans and purposes for us.  The writer of Hebrews encouraged us to step out in faith, and we relied on the wisdom of Solomon as we sought the direction of God.  Today,Continue reading “Journey to Abundant Living – Day Two”

Journey to Abundant Living!

DAY ONE Jesus died so we could live abundant lives…not a life of mere survival. Think of this Discipleship Series as “Cross-Life Coaching” –coaching to move you toward the life the Cross offers! In the next five days, you will explore your personal faith walk and how to live in the abundance Jesus desires for youContinue reading “Journey to Abundant Living!”

Growing Up in Christ

God parents each of us perfectly!  Growing in grace and knowledge as Jesus did is an individual responsibility.  But we all–whether we have children or not–have opportunities to disciple (or spiritually parent) others.  This prayer guide is a tool ifor the growing up process–for ourselves and others. Parenting is a privilege and responsibility that allowsContinue reading “Growing Up in Christ”

Beautiful Body

Eyes that see beauty are a gift from God!  We live in an image-crazed world longing to see beauty, to find substance.  The selfie craze cries out of hearts trying to find something. But real beauty is a buried treasure one must dig deep to see and enjoy.   The Prophet Isaiah spoke of thisContinue reading “Beautiful Body”