Tag Archives: Anointing

“Do everything without complaining…”

Benjamin Franklin famously said, “Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain – and most fools do.” In his classic book, Games People Play, psychiatrist Eric Berne  said that one of the most frequent  of  human pastimes is a game he called, … Continue reading

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At the feet of Jesus (in Luke 7)

  “One of the Pharisees invited Jesus to have dinner with him, he went to the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table.” (Luke 7:36)  In the context of the chapter (Luke 7), it’s a little odd that he should have … Continue reading

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Making the Mosaic

A Practical Instruction Imagine, if you will, that Ephesians 4  is a practical instruction given to all the churches in one town as a way of understanding just how they might work together. And then consider that that might be pretty … Continue reading

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“Delight Yourself in the Lord” – An Exploration of Relationship

“Take delight in the Lord,     and he will give you the desires of your heart.”(Psalm 37:4) The combination of delight and desires is subtle.It’s not a bargaining chip, like saying “If I say I love you,will you give me what I … Continue reading

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How do we pray?

  A heart without words Praying is like trying to figure it all out (he said). And trying to figure it all out is like trying to solve a Rubik’s Cube using a pair of chopsticks. So (I said slowly) … Continue reading

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The Love Anointing

If it is true that as the People of God we share the attributes of the Anointed One then we are marked with joy and gratitude, then we live in beauty and praise, and we walk in freedom and integrity. … Continue reading

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The Praise Anointing

 “God lives in the place of praise. If we want to be where He is, we need to go to His address.” ― Nancy Leigh DeMoss “I had such a hard time giving all the glory to God when first accepting … Continue reading

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