As I was driving to work a few days ago, I thought about the Scripture I had read that morning. 1 John 3 had told me that those who practise righteousness are of God while those who practise sin are not of God. That startling statement produced a chain-reaction of thoughts about works, renewing the mind, the world, grace, and our information-saturated culture.
If you look at the world we live in today, you find that information is presented to us from every side. The internet, TV,
Updated Dec 13th 2007 at 08:54 AM by Pilgrimtozion
Faith: Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hebrews 11:1
What exactly does that mean?
Well, it simply means to believe.
People in the churches say it all of the time. You hear it when you are talking to someone in the church about a job application, or something good that a person wants to have happen to them. We are told to "have faith" when the chips are down, because some wind will come sweeping in
I haven't had much time to update my blog in the last several days... I haven't posted much on the board either. I've been reading, but not posting as much. I need to head out to choir practice, but I wanted to say a quick hi to everyone!
So today I think of how blessed I am to be given what I am given. God has blessed me in more ways I deserve. I have good health, a good family, and I am going to college. I am afforded much more than many people could every dream, and for that I am eternally thankful to my God and my Savior Jesus Christ for loving me enough to give me His blood so I may be with the Lord. As my new favorite t-shirt says "I was saved by a blood donor!"
Now onto my innate silliness!As
I have been thinking about God alot lately....I have seen His power over and over again, yet it still amazed me.
Trucker did so good in school today, Praise God
I see that as the working of God...everyting in our lives is from Him.
Our puppies are growing and I see the awe of God in them. Life...what a joy and a miracle.
Trina is supposed to get her car tonight. i hope she is blessed by this...I pray she will be