Through the training of life’s trials comes hope, And hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured out into our hearts … (Romans 5:5) Shame comes when mistakes are seen. So, I avoid risks. God’s antidote is to pour love into our hearts. His love overcomes shame. Learning to depend … Continue reading Experiencing the love of God through training.
How do we move from a trained righteousness to truly live … … a life worthy of the calling you have received. [Ephesians 4:1NIV] Paul points to attitudes, actions and a spiritual dimension … Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit … Continue reading Live Free
Standing tall with God is developed through fearful times where we are tempted to run to a place of safety. (Psalm 11-Message) God’s business is putting things right; … Once we’re standing tall, we can look him straight in the eye. The Lord’s training requires trust, honesty and integrity so we can look each other … Continue reading Stand tall with God