Fear: Master It or Be Mastered By It

There‚Äôs this old story about a notorious criminal who is finally captured. He appears before the king to be brought to justice and the king presents him with two options, the man could either be hung by the gallows or choose what was behind an imposing, iron-clad door nearby. The criminal chooses the gallows, fearingContinue reading “Fear: Master It or Be Mastered By It”

Slaves to Joy

Emotions are from God. God is deeply emotional, and deeply invested in His creation. He is not however unstable. His emotions are subject to His nature – one of love and goodness. He is moved by His emotions, much like we are. Emotions are powerful. It’s not easy to “talk” yourself out of them. YourContinue reading “Slaves to Joy”

Christ Revealed the Father – Jn. 15:9-11

“As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you, abide in My love. 10 If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in His love. 11 These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, andContinue reading “Christ Revealed the Father – Jn. 15:9-11”