Tag Archives: transformation

Devotion as a Way of Life

Devotion is not just about prayer, quiet time, and reading the bible. Devotion is also, about how we live our lives. We show real devotion by doing “everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” (Colossians 3:17) Whatever we do—our job, hobbies, how we interact with friends, …

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Cross Roads A Review

Usually, I highlight a work of nonfiction meant to guide us in our relationship with God, This month I would like to offer a novel to do the same. In a story, more can be said about life and faith than in nonfiction. We see what happens when we face both good and bad things. …

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Facing Sin

Lent is usually a time to contemplate temptation and repentance or conversion and transformation. I would like to take this lent season and explore these themes. I would like to dig deep and offer a few notes on what it means to take the Lent season seriously. Lent can and should be transforming time to …

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Dare To Be A Sinner

I am a sinner. You have heard this before; maybe even you have said it. Do you believe it? Do you take it seriously? We have problems admitting our foibles and misdeeds. We hide when we do wrong. We don’t like to think that we need help let alone that we need a savior. We …

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A New Spirit

The first thing Jesus says after resurrection don’t hang on to me, then he says to spread the news about what has happened. Spread the news that a new day has come, God has begun a new thing a new way to come unto God has been made and through it all of creation will …

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On Christian Fiction

For my church’s monthly newsletter, I usually review or suggest a non-fiction selection or a Christian author that will help my readers with their walk with God. I would like to do something different this time. I would like to highlight some novels that may add depth to your Christian faith. These novels have helped …

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Experiencing The God Of Wonders

Life is hard. Sometimes life seems too hard and harsh to endure. Sometimes I feel like life has past me by and none of the things I hope to experience in life will happen. I won’t get a good job, finish school, go to seminary, meet the girl of my dreams, or have my own …

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