WotW: “Greater” works

When we really, begin to understand the magnificent and massive debt that has been fully paid, we find that we are left standing with open arms, and eyes wide, desperately longing to repay a Savior Whom we could never repay. This is the effect of recognizing the power, price, and gift of grace.

“Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes in me will also do the works that I do; and greater works than these will he do, because I am going to the Father. John 14:12 (ESV) I don’t know about you, but I have always found John 14:12 to be very intimidating. I mean, really? Greater works than Jesus? For me, the idea the idea that I might be held accountable to accomplish greater works than Jesus was so unattainable, {Read More}

Rescued

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Eleven years ago, when I had been beaten, ravished and left for dead by the enemy of my soul, Christ saved me. He rescued me from sin, insanity, and bad choices too numerous to count. I promised Him that if He saved me, healed me and changed me that I would follow Him all of my life, and I haven’t looked back yet. Lord willing, by His grace and power, I will never look back. During the years that followed, {Read More}

Being a Christian

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Being a Christian is not a part-time gig. It is not a piece of jewelry we can take off, or a tag word we use among friends. It is not a sometimes pursuit that relies on convenience. Being a Christian is a daily, every breathe, every choice, every thought commitment. At times it will necessitate pressing forward through pride, anger, fear, the unexpected, loneliness, doubt, illness, grief, and the growing anti-Christian culture to choose to please God with every part of our heart, mind, {Read More}