Day 14 (Pray)

Read Colossians 1:3-14. In Colossians 3, Paul is not really talking about prayer, he is actually praying.  And his prayer is perhaps unusual to us.  His prayer consists of words of absolute certainty.  How often do we pray like that?   How often are our prayers nothing but uncertainty?  Uncertainty, born out uncertain circumstances?  But notContinue reading “Day 14 (Pray)”

Day 10 (Grumbling)

The internet’s most famous grumpy cat (pictured above) died in 2019.  Her permanently frowny face made us all smile and was featured in countless memes.  We could all identify with grumpy cat whenever we were having a bad day.  But her frowny face was the result of feline dwarfism.  What’s your excuse? There are manyContinue reading “Day 10 (Grumbling)”

Day 7 (NEED)

Read Matthew 6:25-34 Why do we fear need so much?  Need is actually quite a privileged position. In fact, from God’s perspective our need is actually an opportunity; it is the stage upon which God demonstrates His faithfulness. I know this very intimately.  And I’m sure your life is like mine—very acquainted with need.  EveryContinue reading “Day 7 (NEED)”

DAY 6 (Whose is it?)

Read Acts 2:42-47 & Acts 4:32-37 The idea of church membership as fallen on hard times these days.  The church isn’t the most popular institution in our overly secular culture, and throw in the idea that to be a member of a church, a person has to attend things like voter’s meetings and board meetingsContinue reading “DAY 6 (Whose is it?)”