My Slippery Tongue

There is no nice way to say it. I have a problem with obedience. I always seem to be aware of its imperfection. But, as I thought about it, I decided that surely there was at least one verse that I do well. Perfectly, in fact. And indeed, I found one. The verse? The first part of James 3:2: “We …

How He Leads

Today, we turn our thoughts to the last of our spiritual senses: touch.    Sure, the Apostle Paul spoke of laying hold of that “for which I was laid hold of by Christ.” (Philippians 3:12) But how can we truly grasp this when we can’t feel Him with our fingertips?   I’m encouraged as I think about an experience with …

“Bit” your tongue

  A few days ago, we talked about obeying what we hear God say. Well, I can testify that I have been practicing today’s verse with complete accuracy for many years. Paul said that he hadn’t yet become perfect, but me?…..   Well, I’ve got this one down.    The verse?   James 3:2a, of course: “We all stumble in …