Forgiveness: Mercy’s Triumph over Judgment

“Look after each other so that none of you fails to receive the grace of God. Watch out that no poisonous root of bitterness grows up to trouble you, corrupting many.” Hebrews 12:15 (NLT) “The day that Jesus was crushed for our sins, … Read More

How Beautiful are the Gentle Peacemakers

“How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, ‘Your God reigns!’” Isaiah 52:7 “For every minute you remain angry, you give … Read More

The Memories Are All That’s Left

“But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 3:13b-14 “And what happened then? Well, … Read More

Gathering Stones

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He said to the Israelites, “In the future when your descendants ask their parents, ‘What do these stones mean?’ tell them, ‘Israel crossed the Jordan on dry ground.’ For the Lord your God dried up the Jordan before you until you … Read More

To Know Jesus is to Know Kindness

Kindness Day 4

“Let any one of you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her…”  “Then neither do I condemn you,” Jesus declared. “Go now and leave your life of sin.” John 8:7,11

Take Hold of God’s Blessings

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Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. Isaiah 43:18-19