Let God’s Love Define You

God wants us to "know ... and believe ... the Love that [He] cherishes for us" (I John 4:16, Ampl). Let's then choose to believe and receive it, to keep ourselves in it (Jude 21), and to let our lives and identity be defined by this unchanging, life-changing Love in...

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From This Time Forth …

We know that from the moment we receive Christ as our Personal Savior, we are forever His, forever a new creation, forever a temple of the Holy Spirit, forever hid with Christ in God and also in the Body of Christ. But we also must rehearse, know personally, and even...

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When was your last “cardioscopy”?

We are told to, above all else, guard our hearts. When they get sullied through wrong thinking, the Great Physician orchestrates circumstances and situations so that we are willing to be still enough for Him to perform His cleansing procedure on our hearts, a procedure that He does well and...

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SATISFIED WITH HIS LIKENESS

As we continue to behold in the Word of God as in a mirror the Glory of the Lord, we are constantly being transformed into His image, from glory to glory. (II Cor.3:18) But even now, in the whirlwind of wickedness of this world system, we are already as He...

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SUBSTANCE OR SUBSTITUTE?

Jesus Christ, so loving us, came to earth as our Substitute sin offering, deriving His Life solely from the Father, so that we then could embrace Him as our life and be His Substance to others. Lord, may Your Love constrain us to surrender our own substitutions and sublimations that...

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UPHELD

Corrie Ten Boom often said in her messages that "There is no pit that is so deep that the Love of God is not deeper still." God's Love perpetually, uniformly, everlastingly holds us up in any and all circumstances. There is no strength stronger and no protection surer than He...

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Our Trust, His Treasure

Let's leave all reservations regarding His reliability at the Cross, and decide once and for all to trust him with all our heart.  Only then will we - and others - see resurrection power manifested as the River of Life begins to flow from God through us to others.

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