Earlier, a person noticed a change about me.
That I “toned down”
Toned down. I hate that term.
Though times and trials weather the soul, I do not believe there are any excuse to “tone down.”
A person can become more refined, discerning in his approach to people. He may even decide to open up more on appropriate moments, retreating on other occasions when it is not necessary. After all, it is not…
If you went around rebuking others, acting like a policeman for “God’s spiritual force”, you’d be the LAST person I’d want to talk to!
We are not the Holy Spirit who convicts and sanctifies people according to God’s will. Though God may use us as a conduit for genuine change in people, He did not employed us to be the holy cops of church.
I have to admit that I made that mistake in college. I…
I had a refreshing weekend. Yet after a little time passes by, the realities of the day to day slammed me hard.
Any moment I lose focus on the attack, I can easily backslide into old sinful patterns.
Every day, I must face my inner demons, tear down their strongholds, brick by brick, one at a time. They are not just going to give it to me.
Put work in, grind it out, and push hard. It is futile to…
Despite the busyness and hectic flow on life, don’t forget to breathe & give thanks to the One who lent you that breath!
Today was a true blessing. Full busy day, in a full busy weekend. So glad to see so many support #LBCLA and willing to come out. Seeing everyone was a joy and a pleasure. Thank you all for your prayers, love and support to the #church. So… Here comes the hard part of digesting and applying what was learned from the #preaching. Always a challenge to remember #Christ and #BeHumble. | #lbclainauguralservice #pictapgo_app (at Denny’s)
"Let it go completely" | Closing another chapter of my life.
#PTGFilterGames #PicTapGo_app I found the source image of this shot, taken by the venerable @dinomight while I stared across Windandsea a year ago. I used @decim8 for glitch effects and @pictapgo for the rest. #Crossroads filter is the inspiration, as I had many crossroads before me. One year later, I finally gained closure with the past.
My life has done nothing but reveal how unfaithful I am and how much I deserve wrath. If it was not…
Jesus, aware of this, withdrew from there. And many followed him, and he healed them all
and ordered them not to make him known.
This was to fulfill what was spoken by the prophet Isaiah:
“Behold, my servant whom I have chosen, my beloved with whom my soul…