Tetelestai

I just recently learned this word and I love it! The Greek translation means “It Is Finished!”  The word means more than just "I survived." It means "I did exactly what I set out to do." Jesus wasn’t just stating that his suffering was over He was speaking a declaration that He had completed what He set out to do. The debt we owed, the separation from God because of our sin, the removal of our sonship,the full restoration of all that God created in Eden with a breath. It is finished! We have been fully restored in covenant to our Father. We are a Royal Priesthood, A Holy Nation, His Kingdom representative in the earth! The enemy’s power and ability to torment us or others, to rob us of o

Water From A Rock

I have been pondering the story of Moses when he struck the rock to bring water to the Israelites in the desert. (Numbers 20: 7-12) I knew that God had prohibited him from entering the promise land because of this action and have always been taught that it was because he did it in anger. While actions taken in anger are never good I now realize there is much more in this passage than I first thought. I no longer think Moses was punished because he got angry. I believe that he was kept from the promised land because he disobeyed God and because he turned away from doing things God’s way. Keep in mind that this was still an Old Testament world governed by rules and laws and not by the grace a

The gift of grace

Recently I have been thinking a lot about grace, a freely given extravagant love gift that God has offered to us. It seems that often we come to a place where we know that we need forgiveness but once received we can sometimes have a mindset that we have to earn His pleasure. Colossians 1:19-22 gives us a clear answer on exactly what pleases the Lord. “For it pleased the Father that in Him all the fullness should dwell, and by Him to reconcile all things to Himself, by Him, whether things on earth or things in heaven, having made peace through the blood of His cross. And you, who once were alienated and enemies in your mind by wicked works, yet now He has reconciled in the body of His f
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