Posts with the tag “surrender”

Back to Abiding
by Devon McCoy on December 2nd, 2020
We’ve made it to the Christmas season once again.  To me, this year feels like it was a blur and just flew by.  I can’t believe we’re at Christmas already.  It can be easy to slip into feelings of hopelessness and restlessness in the climate that we’re in, but we get to choose the mindset that we’re living in.  It’s so easy to focus on what we’re missing, what we wish was different, but remember t...  Read More
The Wilderness
by Devon McCoy on October 19th, 2020
About a week before I got the news that I would not be returning to school last semester, God told me that I was entering into a wilderness- unknown to me, but not to Him. Let me tell you, not getting to participate in my many organizations, going back to the whole family living in one house, and having my summer plans to go to portfolio school be wrecked was NOT what I thought God meant by a wild...  Read More
One Degree of Glory to Another
by Devon McCoy on October 12th, 2020
One thing I am convinced of is that the process of transformation with Christ means getting back to the basics of humanity. The first description that is applied to humanity is that we are the “image bearers” of God (Genesis 1:26). We were created for union, knowing fully and being known fully. Everything was perfect until sin and shame entered the picture. Humanity was living in its fullest capac...  Read More
The Splendor of His Holiness
by Devon McCoy on September 28th, 2020
There is a deeply personal surrender that we are called to live out in response to our God’s holiness. He is worthy of our worship. Worship refers to the personal posture of our spirit before God. We are called to bow down before Him and worship Him as the everlasting King of our lives.  It is certainly easy to be confused between worship and praise. While both are required of us, they are differe...  Read More