By Joy T.J. Riley Job 40:8 Would you discredit my justice? Would you condemn me to justify yourself? Have you ever felt the need to justify your actions to God? Have you ever said: “Lord, I only did this because of X” or “I can’t do this because I don’t have X or know how… Continue reading Don’t Justify Mediocrity
Matthew 27:50-52 50 And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit. 51 At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook and the rocks split. 52 The tombs broke open and the bodies of many holy people… Continue reading Is He Really Risen?
This is re-posted, with permission, from Get Your JOY In The Morning by Joy T.J. Riley Matthew 11:29 29 Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. God has been showing my egg yolk and speaking to me… Continue reading Holding It Together
(This is a re-post, with permission, from the daily devotional, Get Your JOY In The Morning! by Joy T.J. Riley) Romans 12:15 15 Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those mourn. How many of us really believe that we are to share in one others joys and sorrows as the apostle Paul wrote? More… Continue reading Holding One Another Up or Down