Dec. 18: Forever

Dec. 18: Forever

When we think about being “forever with God” we may think about what comes after death. We may conjure up the image of our souls floating to heaven and escaping this world to enter into the next. But, in the end, the Bible speaks of God entering OUR world and living...
Dec. 11: Us With God

Dec. 11: Us With God

God is with us, but are we with God? Do we stand for his teachings? Do we honor his name in our homes and communities? Do we lead our lives with Him at the center? God is with us no matter how we choose to lead our lives. But, we have the opportunity to place our...
Dec. 4: God For Me

Dec. 4: God For Me

God is with us, God is within us, and God is for us. When we feel overwhelmed by the world around us, we must remember that if God is by our side and within our hearts, then who and what can stand against us?...
Nov. 27: God In Me

Nov. 27: God In Me

God is not only with us, but he is also within us. The Holy Spirit, the same Spirit that rose Jesus from the dead, resides inside of us. This spirit gives us peace in times of chaos, strength when we feel powerless, and comfort when we are afraid....
Nov. 20: God With Me

Nov. 20: God With Me

We were not built to go through life alone. We are wired for relationship, for connection, and for sharing the sorrows and joys of life with others. We can be thankful that God also desires to have those personal relationships. It is a concept that can be hard to...
Nov. 13: Immanuel

Nov. 13: Immanuel

The miracle of Jesus’ birth on earth can be summed up in a name: Immanuel. This was one of the names given to Jesus when his birth was foretold in the Old Testament. It means: God With Us. When God came in human form to literally walk among his creation, it was a...