Grace · Judgment · Lamb · Mercy

no limit…

Friday’s study with sisters… the limitation of animal sacrifice… and the ultimate perfect sacrifice of Jesus… the Lamb of God… who makes all things new… has me considering what it means… to exclude others from the New Testament church… Are we slighting His perfect sacrifice… when we either corporately or individually… see others as unwelcome…?…… Continue reading no limit…

Holy Spirit · last time · Love · Mercy · Wait on Him

wait on Him… Jude 17-23…

But you must remember, beloved, the predictionsof the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ. They said to you,”In the last time there will be scoffers, following their ownungodly passions.” It is these who cause divisions, worldly people,devoid of the Spirit. But you, beloved, building yourselves upin your most holy faith and praying in the Holy…… Continue reading wait on Him… Jude 17-23…

Fresh · Mercy · New

remembrance… fresh mercies…

Today… I remember… Your mercies are new every morning…The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases,his mercies never come to an end;they are new every morning;great is your faithfulness.Lamentations 3:22-23 ESVFresh… like that first cup of coffee…Alive… like the pre-dawn singing of the birds…New… like the dawning of the day…Yes… today… I remember Your mercies…fresh…alive…new…Thank…… Continue reading remembrance… fresh mercies…

Blessings · Mercy · Psalm 32 · Trust

blessed by His mercy…

Blessed is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.Blessed is the man against whom the Lord counts no iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no deceit.Psalm 32:1-2 ESVBlessed… in Hebrew… esher… a word meaning… happiness… blessedness… one resource translates it… to be envied with desire (Theological Wordbook of the OT)… a state of such happiness…… Continue reading blessed by His mercy…