Jesus announced he came to enable us to have an abundant life (John 10:10). He described the purpose of his life as seeking out people who need help and saving them (Luke 19:10). Here are some of the ways Jesus makes a difference for our lives. Continue reading “Good news: what Jesus can do for our lives”
Jesus brings us life. To put it more accurately, Jesus is life. “I am the way, the truth, and the life” John 14.6. Here is the life of God, ever near and possible in its fullest: Continue reading “The life we have”
“For whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have abundance: but whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that which he hath” (Matthew 13:12, ASV).
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That’s the old saying, one that Paul would call “faithful.”
Tom Holland once wrote (and I’m not getting out the book, but I’m pretty sure it was The Preacher and His Work, but I’ll get it close enough) that a person who says, “I never have enough time,” is actually saying, “I am a poor manager of time.” Oh, how that statement stings with truth! Continue reading “Essence of the abundant life”