Retro One Thing 06/20/2013

Josh. 5:13 ¶ Now it came about when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, a man was standing opposite him with his sword drawn in his hand, and Joshua went to him and said to him, “Are you for us or for our adversaries?” Josh. 5:14 He […]

Retro One Thing 05/21/2013

John 13:8 Peter said to Him, “Never shall You wash my feet!” Jesus answered him, “If I do not wash you, you have no part with Me.” 1John 1:9 If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. John The Beloved has […]

One Thing 3/22/17

Every believer is in Christ but every believer does not abide in Christ. To restfully, and radically, surrender to His life, and to draw from His life and power to live the Christian life, is to abide in him. He said that He has overcome the world; and your life is hidden with Christ (the […]

Retro One Thing 04/18/2013

We often say things like “Dare to believe,” or “Why don’t you risk believing?” The truth is, faith isn’t a risk all. There is nothing ‘daring’ about faith. As a matter of fact, to not walk in faith is risky. We belong to a living God who is actively involved in every part of our […]

Retro One Thing 03/26/2013

Matthew 26:31-35 (NASB) 31 Then Jesus *said to them, “You will all fall away because of Me this night, for it is written, ‘I will strike down the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock shall be scattered.’ 32 But after I have been raised, I will go ahead of you to Galilee.” 33 But […]

One Thing 3/17/17

Jn.14:1-3, “Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me. 2 In My Father’s house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you. 3 If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and […]

Retro One Thing 02/20/2013

One of the dominate images of the eternal Christ is a ‘Slain Lamb.’ As the eternal Slain Lamb, Jesus reminds us of the tenderness of God’s heart, and the sacrificial and self giving nature of His love. One of the consequences of lingering in the presence of The Lord is that, as we marinate in […]

Retro One Thing 01/26/2013

2Cor. 5:9 Therefore we also have as our ambition, whether at home or absent, to be pleasing to Him. The word ‘ambition’ in verse 9 comes from two words. The first word is ‘to love,’ and the second is ‘to honor,’ or ‘price.’ Also, the word pleasing is written in such a way grammatically that […]

One Thing 3/15/17

Col. 3:1-4, Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. 2 Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth. 3 For you have died and your life is hidden with Christ in God. 4 When […]

Retro One Thing 12/26/2012

Fear is such a false companion. It’s stated goal is self protection, and the protection of those people and things around that you cherish. The problem is, the goal. Fear ever really accomplishes is to put you in harms way. Fear actually exposes you to all kinds of spiritual torment and suffering. Things like, confusion, […]