Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

Come Holy Spirit, I think

  A friend shared this beautiful prayer with me, and I want to share it with you. Pray it. Live it. Come Holy Spirit!   Holy Spirit Come to me! Fill me! Inspire me! No, that’s not right Be the … Continue reading

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Pentecost

It’s finally here. The fiftieth day of Easter. Pentecost. It’s interesting to me that Pentecost is not just an event after Easter, but an event of Easter. Like I said fifty days ago, Easter was not the end, it was … Continue reading

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Speaking our Language

  This week, Paul travels to Ephesus, baptizes a group of 12 men in the name of the Holy Spirit, and the Holy Spirit shows up much as it did for Pentecost. Each one of the men starts speaking in … Continue reading

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Good job?

I have to say, the job “Follower of Christ” is a hard one to sell. Just read Jesus’ words trying to get the apostles ready for what is coming when He’s gone. I know for me, the whole Resurrection thing … Continue reading

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Why Fight It?

I have to wonder how frustrated and irritated the Jewish leaders dealing with the apostles must have been. Jesus was crucified, and now His followers are claiming that He rose from the dead. Not only that, but they are gathering … Continue reading

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First Week of Easter: Peter – a new man

  In the movie, The Time Traveler’s Wife, there are two distinct storylines in told in very different timeframes. It’s a little hard to keep track of the actions, but eventually they come together and it all becomes a little clearer. … Continue reading

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Reset

Every once in a while, we just need to push the reset button. Life is busy. Kids are crazy. Emotions are rolling. Things are moving in the wrong direction. Everything is in the right direction, except it’s all just a … Continue reading

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Getting to Know You

A long time ago when my faith was basically exploding, I remember praying and asking God how to keep it. I felt so close to Him. I was able to pray in a way that I never had before, and … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

How often are is the work that we do appreciated? How often do we express our admiration to others? Most of the time, the effort that we put into a job, a responsibility, or life is just accepted. It’s the … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Oceans

Okay, I usually only do Music Mondays in the summer, but I have to add this one today. I love the faith and confidence that comes in this song. When we step out, when God calls us to something difficult, … Continue reading

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