Approach Like Bubba

  There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.  Romans 8:1 This morning, I put my dogs outside and sat down to read my morning devotion.  It was about this verse in Romans.  I’ve read this verse many times but today I saw it more clearly than ever before. When I went to let my dogs back in, I noticed that they were over in the garden area where they know not to be.  I wanted them to come back into the house and I even had a small treat for them.  They heard the … Continue reading Approach Like Bubba

Good King, Bad King

I read the Bible for the first time in 1983. I was a brand new Christian and wanted to see what God had to say for Himself. I started at Genesis and read through to Revelation. It took about 3 months. When I closed the book I lay my head down and cried. I grew up in a Presbyterian Church. We went on Sunday mornings and almost every other time the doors were open. I remember a lot of things but I don’t remember learning anything about God. I am sure He was mentioned but I’m just saying, for me, … Continue reading Good King, Bad King

Oops! My Bad!

  Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.  For the law of the Spirit of life [a]in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death.  Romans 8:1-2 The ball went sailing over the fence, crossed the street and rolled through the back lot of Target before it came to a rest.  The kids had been playing soccer, the fence was the goal and someone just scored a point and everyone should have been excited, but they weren’t.  They thought they were in trouble because of the ball being across the street now and began looking … Continue reading Oops! My Bad!