Mind of Dependence

Two people sitting in a field of wildflowers

Proverbs 23:7 – For as he thinks within himself, so he is. “So he is” – This spiritual truth can feel both liberating and quite convicting. Our minds are where we can be totally ourselves. In our minds we can be thankful, offer praise and pray to our Heavenly Father. We can think about the […]

Soul of Obedience

A great irony of the Christian faith involves obedience. Many reject our faith because they don’t want to give up certain “freedoms” in their lives. Ironically, these same “freedoms” actually lead to bondage – addictions, idols, opinions of others, endless pursuit of pleasure etc… Alternatively, a life of faithful obedience to God’s commandments leads us […]

Heart of Gratitude

Gratitude is more than just a feeling of blessedness; it is our spiritual condition that comes from the full awareness of our status as God’s adopted sons and daughters. Developing a heart of gratitude is one of the keys to a healthy Christian life. Gratefully, we are able to understand who God is.  He is […]