What is your “Life Work”?

Photo by Devin Avery on Unsplash “As you read over what I have written to you, you’ll be able to see for yourselves into the mystery of Christ… This is my life work: helping people understand and respond to this Message.” (Ephesians 3:4-8) I, John,...

Owner of a Lonely Heart

Today, if you’re the owner of a lonely heart and feeling “beat up” by thieves and left to die on the side of the road, take heart— Remember the “Good Samaritan”? “He went to [the wounded, dying man] and bound up his wounds, pouring on oil and wine....

PLEASE, BE SEATED…

Saturday text (Day 7 of 7): “And seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus,” (Ephesians 2:6) At the TOG! We are Seated at the TOG—right now! (Hebrews 4:15-16) “…when we were dead in our trespasses, [God] made us alive together with Christ—by...

We Have…Access

We Have…Access Friday text (Day 6 of 7): “And through him [Jesus Christ] we… have equal access to the [Papa] Father.” (Ephesians 2:18) For [the] Gen Z—and increasingly for older generations as well—consumption means having access to products or services, not...

The Same Spirit…

The same Spirit Thursday text (Day 5 of 7) “The same Spirit…” “Through him [Jesus] we both share the same Spirit…” (Ephesians 2:18, Message Bible) There are many spirits (2 Corinthians 11:4, 1 John 4:1–6). God’s Spirit is called the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit The...