QotD – Best Definition of Holiness – 05.25.2016

Where sin runs deep Your grace is more
Where grace is found is where You are
And where You are, Lord, I am free
Holiness is Christ in me.

(Matt Maher, “Lord, I Need You”)


My (nearly) 2 Year Old Found this Prayer

I have no recollection of writing this, but it was floating around my house.

Lord, grant me humility by deflating my pride.
Lord, grant me courage by destroying my fear.
Lord, grant me confidence by forgiving my shame.
Lord, grant me strength in my faith by removing my doubt.
Lord, grant me wisdom by enlightening my mind.
Lord, deepen my love, by removing my barriers hindering Yours.
Lord, make me gentle as the sheep that I am.
Lord, set me free, by taking control.

Shackles & Chains

Last time when we reflected upon Mark 5:1-20 we stayed in the beginning.  Primarily we reflected on the fact that the man Christ met was possessed.  That reflection can be found in this post.  Our previous reflection took us through Mark 5:1 & 2.  Now we’ll continue on to verses 3-6.  Here is 3-5 in full: Continue reading “Shackles & Chains”