Tag Archives: rescue

One Way Loyalty

It is a mistaken belief that God requires our loyalty. Believing this makes our God a small and punitive God; He is the opposite. The truth about our God is that both His Love and His Loyalty are One Way. Because of our Father’s character, He loves us. Because of Jesus’ character, He bestows Compassion, […]

Rescue

My mind lives in an oubliette Despairing doubt, exposed to threat. My joy this gloom does full displace. I thirst to feel anew Your grace.   Like dreams slung from a trebuchet The past returns, I can’t forget, Evade but simply can’t outrace. I thirst to feel anew Your grace.   Without You I am […]

Lesson in Black and White

Too often I ignored what’s in my sight. Leapt off a cliff awaiting God’s rescue. His lessons spelled out in plain black and white.   The devil said to Jesus one dark night, “Jump! From here your Dad will surely save you!” Too often I ignored what’s in my sight.   For decades I have […]