I am filled with joy and my soul vibrates with exuberant hope, because of the Eternal my God; For He has dressed me with the garment of salvation, wrapped me with the robe of righteousness.Isaiah 61:10a The Voice
Month: May 2023
Delight yourselves in God, yes, find your joy in him at all times. Have a reputation for gentleness, and never forget the nearness of your Lord.Philippians 4:4,5 (Phillips translation)
Show Me the Fruit
It is not the job of the vine to hold up the trellis.
When religious institutions divert energy that should go toward producing fruit into maintaining their own structure, they are more a hindrance than a help.
Show me the fruit.
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” (Galatians 5:22,23 NIV}
Sometimes what we label as humility isn’t humility at all.
Sometimes real humility means abandoning the careful avoidance of becoming a target.