While we are no longer under the strict rules of the law, we are hemmed in by grace.
It’s our honor and privilege to learn to hear and respond to God’s voice as we grow and mature in him.
God’s love is not because of anything I’ve done. He loves me simply because he loves me. There’s nothing I can do to make him love me any more or any less.
Reconciliation is rooted in relationships.
The truth is, I can’t be both wise and prideful. If I value wisdom, it’s only natural for me to embrace humility.
I suspect that we might be so focused on the rules in one area of our lives, that we’re missing out on something greater being done.
Have you ever thought that maybe, just maybe, Jesus wants to go swimming with you?
Now that I know I have been forgiven of much, my natural response is to love God more extravagantly than I have before.
We make grace and love unnecessarily complicated, but Jesus made things simple.
I’ve read more than just the 13 books I’ve mentioned this month, so here are a few more gems that have been impacted my life!