Entries from June 2009

Transformed Episode #063 – Power Beyond Your Wildest Dreams!

Date June 27, 2009

In Jesus, we have all the power we need to live beyond our wildest dreams! The reality is that many of us are often disappointed, thinking that walking with God is some how faulty! God promises an incredible life – but you feel powerless when there is a real need! But we also learn that […]

Do Not Fear!

Date June 23, 2009

Feel free to forward this to a friend! After four members of my family turned 40, we found out how much the kids had picked up on their trepidation. The day before my niece’s ninth birthday, she observed, “Tomorrow I’ll be nine and next year it the big one-oh.” ~ Deborah Shapiro Fear spreads like […]

Transformed Episode #062 – Riches Beyond Your Wildest Dreams

Date June 20, 2009

Marlene Dietrich reminds us that “There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.” The book of Ephesians reminds us that these treasures that are in Jesus are unsearchable! In other words, God possesses “riches – beyond our wildest dreams!” He has resources that we cannot even begin to […]

Endurance and Salvation!

Date June 16, 2009

Feel free to forward this to a friend! Declare your mission – and then live it! ~ Tom Welch This morning I visited our health care provider because Melodee, the joy of my eyes for these past 30 years, was sick. As we went to the lab to get her blood tests done I noticed […]

A Week of Forgiveness

Date June 15, 2009

Forgiveness is a uniquely Christ-like thing to do! It is the essential quality to living a life of joy and pleasure. When we are forgiving, we are no longer trapped in prisons of pain. We no longer live in the past – at the event of hurt – but are free to move forward into […]

Prioritize the Mission!

Date June 9, 2009

Feel free to forward this to a friend! The Sort of Men and Women the Institute Aims to Send Out: “Those having these characteristics: Thorough consecration; Intense love for souls; A good knowledge of God’s Word, and especially how to use it in leading men to Christ; Willingness to endure hardship as good soldiers of […]

Aching Over the Harvest!

Date June 2, 2009

Feel free to forward this to a friend! “I pray you may have it too. It is a heart that is broken over teenage lostness. You know you have it if something happens in your heat when you see kids wandering a mall, hoping that something or someone will happen to them. Or when you […]