Archive for February 17th, 2013

I realized when reading the following two questions in our Gospel Project lesson today that they lend well to a positive feedback loop in our lives:

“What role does hope play in our seeking to be faithful to God’s commands?

In what ways can we deepen ‘the roots’ of our hope in God’s promises?”  (Winter 2012-13, p.111)


When hope is applied to our lives through the working of God’s Word we are enabled to keep His commands. The Holy Spirit is always enabling and He uses the truth. Keeping His commands will result in confidence and hope that God is active in our lives and the promises apply to us as we review God’s Word. It is a positive feedback loop in that each one increases the other and is life giving.






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Overflows from the Heart

"But the things that proceed out of the mouth come from the heart…" Matthew 15:18


Pointing to the One who made, saved, and sustains