We can’t find balance in the things we do. The constant changes and shifts in life make it impossible to find a constant balance. We can find the peace and hope that we were hoping to find in balancing our life out in a different place. Our hope is not found in how well we … Continue reading A Life in Balance #14
Jesus spoke to a man who had some similar tendencies to us. We do not know the man’s name the Bible addresses him as the rich young ruler. We may not be rich, or young, or a ruler but we might look at life similarly to this man. And as he was setting out on … Continue reading A Life in Balance Day #12 (Possible)
There are times when we become our own idols or god and our lives get thrown out of balance. There are times when the good gifts God gives us become our idols. The good gifts become what our hearts and minds rely on. The Israelite people took all of the gold and melted it down … Continue reading A Life in Balance Day #11 (Walkers and Peace)
When life is going smooth and things are falling into place (for the most part) it is so easy to forget about the completed work of Christ. It is so easy to forget about who he is and what he has done. However even when life is going smooth there are times we get a … Continue reading A Life in Balance day #10 (Blizzards and Valentines)
Our schedules can become our gods. The good gifts God gives us can become the things our hearts and minds confide in. The people in our lives can become the person we look to for our all-right-ness. Our ability to do things can become where we find our righteousness. The list of what can become … Continue reading A Life in Balance #6 (Golden Calves)
Life gets busy. We have a lot on our to do lists. #ALLTHETHINGS When we hear a verse like “With man it is impossible, but not with God. For all things are possible with God.” We might be inclined to think we can get it all done we just need a little help. I have seen … Continue reading All Things Possible?