In the Old Testament holiness is being separated from anything evil. Priests were considered holy to the Lord because they were set apart from ordinary duties and were dedicated to His special service. Objects or food could also be called holy by setting them apart from ordinary use and dedicating them to God. However, the [...]Read More
I will remember that I am not God. He alone is self-existent and sovereign.
I will remember that I am a sinner by nature, depraved and flawed.
I will remember the horrors of Christ’s crucifixion and reflect with gratitude on His purchasing me.
I will daily meditate on scriptures that speak truth to my need for humility.
I will [...]
The dictionary on my desktop defines thanksgiving as “the expression of gratitude, especially to God.” This is a perfect definition for what I feel in my heart this Thanksgiving holiday. We will gather with loved ones around tables of food, sharing the wonderful blessings in our lives and our expressions of gratitude. We will enjoy [...]Read More
When a newborn baby draws its first breath, everything it once knew is no more. The darkness of the womb is replaced by the light. Nothing about its former life can or ever will be the same. Its entire existence–what it sees, hears, feels, and knows–has changed. New life is a precious gift and a [...]Read More