Nov 13, 2017

Acts Of Becoming

By |Nov 13, 2017|Attentiveness, Christ, Cleansed, Devotionals, Divine Likeness, Father, Prayer|0 Comments

What I do comes down to who I am.  Actions flow out of character.  Words and deeds flow out of thoughts.  All of these things speak of who we are.  Observe them.  There are things about our own words and actions that should alarm us.  There are things about our thoughts and attitudes that should

Aug 28, 2017


By |Aug 28, 2017|Cleansed, Confession, Devotionals, Forgiveness, Heart, Pride|0 Comments

Every counselor knows, or should know, that it takes time for a person to come to a confession or even realization of their core problem.  Before then the counselor must detect false clues and detours that keep him or her away from the core issues at the heart of the problem.  We must know that

Nov 14, 2016

Our Inner Space

By |Nov 14, 2016|Christ, Cleansed, Deliverance, Devotionals|0 Comments

Jesus has come to clean up our inner space, to change us from the inside out.  He warned that if the house is swept clean of a demon, and nothing fills that empty space, then that demon comes back with seven more.  Aristotle said, “Nature abhors a vacuum.”  The secret of life is to be

Aug 10, 2016

Refined To Reflect

By |Aug 10, 2016|Choices, Christ, Cleansed, Devotionals, Divine Likeness, Formation, Growth, Holiness, Suffering|0 Comments

We can choose to make our times of consternation seasons of consecration.  Our circumstances don’t define us.  Our choices do.  In Christ we are not victims but victors.  We have nothing to whine about.  We can even rejoice in the midst of suffering.  Surrender to the refiner’s fire, and it can make our worst day