In short, Goodbye for now.
As promised, here’s the answer to the riddle of the seemingly irrelevant images I included in my post that used the intimacy between a man and his bride as a metaphor for the level of intimacy possible with God.
“Religion is.. Intellectual knowledge of God;
Relationship is… Intimate knowledge of God.” Delve deeply into the original languages of the Bible with me and discover a surprising and obscure but utterly amazing truth about the relationship God wants to have with each of us.
Practicing devotions as a duty to fulfill;
Spending time with a Friend you are devoted to.
Religion is… Studying ABOUT God;
Relationship is… Spending time WITH God.
God wants from you a love that lasts, not more religion. He wants you to get to know Him in … More
Like a tender gardener, God nurtures His plants.
With a little fertilizer of the Word here, and a little water of the Spirit there. Here a trim. There a nudge. Everywhere an encouraging admonition.
“Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.” I like to paraphrase it … More
“When I look around, I see so much beauty. Sunsets, the mountains, the crashing waves, rainbows… these are all things … More
I know, I know. That’s incorrect grammar for the plural of “series”. But even though it looks and sounds weird, … More