God, Help us recognize our failings           and forgive us our faults. Give us the grace to resist           the influence of affluence. God, Bestow on us the blessing           of resting assured in the comfort           of your compassion. God, We treasure the opportunity           to serve wholly, and we look forward           toContinue reading “Empower”

True Peace

God’s peace is not the world’s peace, it is a true peace versus a fake peace. The peace of God lives for the covenant, the peace of the world lives for the transaction. Peace pretenders grip competition. Peacekeepers embrace cooperation. They remain calm in adversity, resigned to justice with mercy. Peace pretenders make up opposition.Continue reading “True Peace”