A Bicycle Prayer

The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.        John 1:14 ESV “Lord I’m asking for a new bike for my birthday.” Was the first prayer I ever prayed,…

Abiding in Christ

Have you ever seen a branch deciding to become part of a tree? Or is a leaf staying up late at night worrying about whether they have picked the right twig to grow on? We laugh at the silly notion of these ideas but in the same way we miss out on what Jesus is…

God is in Control

God’s grace is the ultimate testament to the truth that God is in control. Living by grace is our inward recognition of that fact.

Super Hero or Super Weakling?

As a kid I had my choice of maybe 10-12 super-heroes from my comic book collection. My all time favorite was Spider-man followed closely by Thor. Today the movie landscape seems littered with super-heroes, villains and some in between (I’m still not sure if Wolverine or Green Arrow are good or bad) In the Bible…

No More Lazy Grace!

For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you. Romans 12:3 Do you battle with fear sometimes? I definitely do! I love…