Category Archives: Attributes of God

How to Become More Like Jesus

Here’s a verse that I’ve been thinking about a lot lately: And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from one degree of glory to another. 2 Corinthians 3:18 … Continue reading

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Ephraim on Trial (A Poem on the Justice & Mercy of God)

Ephraim on Trial I sat in the courtroom Waiting for the Judge. The air, thick with tension. The mood, somber. He walked in And everyone stood. The atmosphere changed. The Judge was present, yet unseen. His presence, overwhelming. Invisible, yet … Continue reading

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What Has God Done For You Lately?

Lately, when I wake up, I have this increasing awareness that the start of a new day is an undeserved gift of God’s grace. Lately, when I go to bed, I have this increasing awareness that I might not wake … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Acrostic: “T” is for Truth

“Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good.” Psalm 136:1 The truth of God is reason to celebrate Thanksgiving! Today I’m thanking God for truth – His truth. Can you imagine what your life would be like without the … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Acrostic: “H” is for Holiness

“Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good.” Psalm 136:1 The holiness of God is reason to celebrate Thanksgiving!   Today I’m thanking God for holiness – His holiness. For me, one of the most moving passages in the … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Acrostic: “A” is for Answers

Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good.” Psalm 136:1 The answers of God are reason to celebrate Thanksgiving! Today I’m thanking God for answers – His answers. The Bible is full of reasons to thank and praise God. … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Acrostic: “N” is for Name

“Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good.” Psalm 136:1 The name of God is reason to celebrate Thanksgiving! Today I’m thanking God for His name. Our God is indescribably great. Yet He has seen fit to give us … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Acrostic: “K” is for Knowledge

“Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good.” Psalm 136:1 The knowledge of God is reason to celebrate Thanksgiving! Today I’m thanking God for knowledge – His knowledge. The knowledge of God is mind-boggling, for the simple reason that … Continue reading

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What Happens When We Ignore God’s Wrath?

In chapter 15 of Knowing God, J.I. Packer indicts the church for ignoring the wrath of God. “To an age which has unashamedly sold itself to the gods of greed, pride, sex and self-will, the Church mumbles on about God’s … Continue reading

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The Staggering Truth of God’s Love for Sinners

I remember the sermon well. It was Christmas Eve and the sanctuary was packed. The children sang and the grown-ups cackled. Then the preacher said something I’ll never forget. “God sent His Son to earth to die for you. This … Continue reading

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