Living Free and Staying Free

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You Are Here!

Have you ever wished you could just look at a map of your spiritual development to see where you’re at?  To be able to glance down and find the “You are Here!” label? Our initial response to adversity is one way that we discover our current starting point.  Rest or…

The Power to Choose Rest.

Rest allows us to make powerful choices.  Every day, we have the opportunity to choose what we will receive: peace or worry?  Perfect love or fear? Of course, the choice is not always that apparent and circumstances can come upon us quickly.  But the Holy Spirit is a genius at…

Freedom is Our New Nature.

Freedom is simple, yet we tend to complicate it by continuing to deal with our sin nature. When God looks at us, He cannot see anything wrong, only what is missing. He is in the business of strategic life exchanges: new for old, and He never requires us to look…

Our New Life Began with a Funeral.

Our life with God begins with a funeral. We cannot have new life unless the old is dead and gone. Our ever increasing knowledge needs to be: I am dead to the old, and I am alive to the new. What do you find yourself focusing on more? The old…

What It Really Means to Be a Christian

What does it mean to be a Christian? You probably know the right answer. A Christian is someone who has a relationship with Jesus, right? A lot of you have probably known that since before you could read. And you’re right, of course. A Christian is someone who has a…