Humbled by the Grace of God

Humbled by the Grace of God

The Grace of God has been defined as giving us what we do not deserve.  We deserve God’s punishment—not His goodness!  When I consider my life and my tendency to wander away from God, as well as , my rebellion towards Him…I know that I do not deserve His Grace…none of...
Identity

Identity

I recently spoke with a senior vice president of a local bank.  During a recent job change he was asked to clear his old office and then be escorted out the door.  He told me that he took a small cardboard box and put everything that belonged to him.   He said to me,...
The Heart of Man

The Heart of Man

“The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps.”  Prov. 16:9 During the COVID 19 Pandemic, one of the things I’ve noticed is–few things seem to go as planned…at least not according to my plans!  And the new word I’m learning to embrace, as...
June 23, 2020

June 23, 2020

“Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in heaven.” Matthew 5:16   Pray for each Director: August, Bob, Jay, Nathan, Phil, and Rob Pray that we would be the Light of Christ in a world...
Gratitude

Gratitude

The mark of humility before God is manifested in a heart of gratitude!   Only a humble man recognizes that all that he has…and all that he is…has come to him as a gift…provided to him by his Creator!  We see this spiritually as it relates to God’s provision for us in...