God’s Trade-in Deal

Friday, April 28, 2017 God’s Trade-in Deal This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun!—2 Corinthians 5:17 Imagine turning on your television and seeing a car dealer standing in front of a fleet of Ferraris. He says, “Hi, I’m Crazy …

More Than a Passing Glimpse

Thursday, April 27, 2017 More Than a Passing Glimpse Now there were certain Greeks among those who came up to worship at the feast. Then they came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida of Galilee, and asked him, saying, “Sir, we wish to see Jesus.”—John 12:20–21 If you had visited ancient Greece and said that …

God on Our Terms

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 God on Our Terms Through the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed, because His compassions fail not.—Lamentations 3:22 In ancient Rome when a conquering hero returned from war, he would be riding a donkey. So when Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey and the multitude cried out, “Hosanna!” the significance …

Galatians 5:16–17

So I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh. For the flesh desires what is contrary to the Spirit, and the Spirit what is contrary to the flesh. They are in conflict with each other, so that you are not to do whatever you want. – Galatians 5:16–17