Dec 16: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-16-09: Trying to shift long-standing paradigms throughout religious culture doesn’t always work; sometimes even for God. Ezekiel 18 Guess I didn’t realize the Sabbath was a life or death situation? Looks like I need to take it much more serious. Ezekiel 20:13 “You want to be like the world, [Read More...]

Dec 4: My One Sentence Bible

This is my new favorite song – it’s just so moving. What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-4-09: Prepare your heart for the Lord to answer you personally. Don’t always rely on others. Ezekiel 14:7 When the Lord blesses you with worldly successes, don’t start trusting in them and pimping yourself like you accomplished something. [Read More...]

Dec 2: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-2-09: ‘The measures you use to judge others will be used to judge you’ is a very serious statement—life and death literally depends on it. Ezekiel 9:3-10 What you fear, and thus, bring against others is the same medium that the Lord will bring to awake you of your [Read More...]

Dec 1: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 12-1-09: If God individually told all of us in detail how we would be persecuted because of our belief, would you still publicly do His work? Ezekiel did. Ezekiel 3:25 Ezekiel didn’t just call the Israelites out, God said he had to bear their sin for 430 days lying [Read More...]

Nov 30: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 11-30-09: Just imagine to one day actually see the radiance of the glory of the Lord—will we be able to describe it as easily as Ezekiel? Ezekiel 1:28 The perfect model of humble faithfulness to God’s calling is sprinting forward in what is asked by God—not continuing just because [Read More...]

Nov 6: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? Before I post today’s One Sentence Bible from Lamentations, please pray with me about my wife Brenda, and her job. Her company is making some really big decisions about their future which will not only make a huge impact on the company and Brenda, but also potentially on the work of [Read More...]

Nov 1: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 11-1-09: Many of the Lord’s claims are bold beyond reality. Are you bold enough to believe with Him? Jeremiah 50:1-3, 10 The Lord is against arrogance in any form. Faithfully continue to humbly walk forward. Jeremiah 50:31 Tony Campolo famously says that America is the new Babylon. According to [Read More...]

Oct 30: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-30-09:  Not every way the Lord has planned is the easy, or ego boosting way. Jeremiah 37-38 Even a direct word from the Lord won’t influence those who are convinced in themselves. Jeremiah 44:15-28 Much love. www.themarinfoundation.org [Read more...]

Oct 29: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-29-09: Knowing Jesus is knowing the God of forever-past and forever-more in a personal way. Jeremiah 31:33-34 Statement: “I am the Lord, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for me?” Rebuttal: Nope. Jeremiah 32:26-27 True community is a singleness of heart that is passionately pursing God [Read More...]

Oct 27: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? I just want to put out a thought for the day: As easy as it sounds, the more I live in life’s intricacies the more I take solace in God’s peace and comfort through the Word and prayer. I clearly recognize that I need to be drenched in the [Read More...]

Oct 14: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-14-09: Religious leaders who live a lie are no different to God than those He swept away in Sodom and Gomorrah. Jeremiah 23:14 Running away from God doesn’t mean you’re hiding from Him. Jeremiah 23:23-24 Talk all the trash you want. Make up whatever you see necessary. It means [Read More...]

Oct 13: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-13-09: If you want to get a point across, go and talk directly to the leaders. Not email or letters, face to face. Jeremiah 17:19-27 When I believe I actually have self-created power is the same moment I have stepped out on my own apart from God. Jeremiah 18:1-10 [Read More...]

Oct 12: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-12-09: The more I live the more I realize that nothing is of my own ability. Nothing. The quicker I grasp that the better. Jeremiah 17:5 If we actually believed nothing is of our own ability, there would be no need for fear. Jeremiah 17:7-8 Here’s a countercultural thought: [Read More...]

Oct 8: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-8-09: All the Lord asks of us is an open heart willing to listen, to then move in His ways so we’re not torn from Him. Jeremiah 13 When God’s children prophesy lies in His name, remember that God is not just of love, but also of judgment. Jeremiah [Read More...]


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