Posts Tagged "hope"

Reconciled

Reconciled

Isn’t that what it’s all about—being reconciled to God and living as if we truly are? Jesus is all about reconciliation. Bridging the gap between the Father and us. “It is finished.”  The curtain tore in two. We can enter a meaningful life of intimacy with Jesus. Christ the King lives within! The same Spirit that raised Christ from the death lives in us! “But we have this treasure in jars of...

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However, Whenever

However, Whenever

  However, Whenever   You are My crystal pitcher, pure refreshment, poured out. Depleted, exhausted, spent? Let My Living Water fill your space, richly. Again and again, I satisfy. Making you satisfying to quench. See My sparkling face shining through you, never dulling?   You know Me deeper daily, but I know you deeper still. You lived with Me from the beginning, a spirit-seed awaiting...

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Press On Strong

Press On Strong

As many of you know, I’m working on a new book that will release with Zondervan next year: Jesus in my Room   At least that’s what it’s called for now.  We’ll see if they change it or not. Have you ever worked on something where you continually feel that streeeetch of the soul? Then you know how I feel. Sometimes I wish I could order a little more trust and patience.  Maybe press the “buy with...

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Your Blooming Dreams

Your Blooming Dreams

Dear God-Sized Dreamer,   When fear screams as loud as your dreams, drink Him in. He will brighten you.   Your Creator is a dreamer too. He “gets” you and He wants to work with you. The soil is tough, but the same Spirit who raised Christ from the dead, breathes in you.   He is your whole reason to dream. The One who holds you will bring it to pass in due season....

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Poem For God-Sized Dreamers

Poem For God-Sized Dreamers

  Dream a dream.  A God-sized dream.  But never dream alone. Link hearts with God, your dream-Maker, in every dream-seed sown.   That hope he planted in your heart to do that God-sized thing~ Keep dousing it with prayer and work, and watch your dream take wing.   The path of dark and dirty soil may hide you long and low, but deep in Christ, you’re safe to trust He’ll grace you as...

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