My Own Relationship

Say Yes to Jesus

“I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life. This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.” – 1 John 5:13-14 How do we get to heaven? We proclaim the cross and the resurrection, and we receive the cleansing of sin and new life as we’re made into a new creation. Very simply, we just say yes to Jesus. We don’t need to make it too complicated and too difficult. All the rights and rituals and things that we do sometimes are good, but at its heart, if you know Jesus, He’s going to let you in. Prayer Thank you, Lord, for heaven. I say yes to living for you, now, and for eternity. Reflection Do you say yes to

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My Own Relationship

“I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know his master’s business. Instead, I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you. You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit—fruit that will last—and so that whatever you ask in my name the Father will give you.” – John 15:15-16 I think like so many, myself included, thought for so long that being a believer was a cultural thing. My dad was a pastor and my grandpa was a pastor, so I’d certainly had heard the Gospel. But I never decided to follow Jesus on my own. I remember looking in the mirror and feeling empty on the inside and looking in my own eyes and thinking gosh, my eyes, I look empty. They say the

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