Tag: Peter

By His Wounds

1 Peter 3:24 He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By his wounds you have been healed. (ESV) The power of the cross is the revelation of our inclusion in our Heavenly family.  Before Adam was Adam, he was in Christ.  Before…

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Dunatos Baptisma

Catchy title, don’t you think?  Powerful baptism… In “Light and Darkness” I tried to “reveal” that the light as in “Jesus is the light of the world” is a revelation of the heart of our Father in Heaven.  And on top of that, Jesus “sheds light” on all the lies of the darkness and brings truth…

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Sojourn Supplants Stoics

This is the third of a “series” about seeking an appointment with Jesus today.  We have looked at two words that have been historically associated with a second coming.  I contend that these words and concepts were intended for now, in our walk now, not for some future by and by.  Religion has pushed the power…

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Has anybody seen my keys?

Matt 16:18 And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. (ESV) I predict this question will stretch you:  Are you inside or outside the gates? Here is another passage to ponder while you answer the question: Rev…

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Flesh and Spirit: part 3

Rom 8:6 For the wisdom of the flesh is death; but the wisdom of the spirit is life and peace. (Douay-Rheims Bible) Col 3:2 Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth (ESV) I have to be honest and say this series about flesh and spirit is a challenge…

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Ready or Not

I’m not sure how it starts. I can’t recall an event. It is more like a waking dream or an undercurrent of some kind. For me it has always been a restlessness that just won’t go away. It isn’t painful or upsetting. It is more like an unresolved issue that is really important but you…

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