Attitude · Holy Spirit · Love · Self-less · Spiritual Growth

Jesus-like…

Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves; do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others. Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in Christ Jesus… Philippians 2:3-5 NASB For Jesus… the needs…… Continue reading Jesus-like…

New Year · Spiritual Discipline · Spiritual Growth · Word

new year… new word…

When your words came, I ate them; they were my joy and my heart’s delight, for I bear your name, Lord God Almighty. Jeremiah 15:16 NIV I’ve practiced this spiritual discipline for several years now… the discipline of asking God for one word as a theme for the year… A word to speak to my…… Continue reading new year… new word…

Consider · Faith · Spiritual Growth · Spiritual Maturity

can Believers over-spiritualize…?

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Hebrews 11:1 ESV In the course of a conversation… I was told I tend to… over-spiritualize… I wonder… Can Believers over-spiritualize…? Consider… Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this light momentary…… Continue reading can Believers over-spiritualize…?

Living Water · Spiritual Growth · Teaching

irrigating… an approach to teaching…

The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles but to irrigate deserts. –CS Lewis, The Abolition of Man CS Lewis Daily… comes to me via email… The quote today has me thinking about the teaching I do… Adults… second graders… teens… all different levels of interest and maturity… when it comes to faith……… Continue reading irrigating… an approach to teaching…