The Passion of Christ is covered in all four Gospels. The accounts give us different vantage points of the events which unfolded during that fateful week so many years ago. Have you taken the time to slow down and really consider what the words mean? I recently read No Greater Love: A Biblical Walk Through Christ's … Continue reading The Passion of Christ
Lent allows us an opportunity to slow down and reflect on the events leading up to Jesus' death and resurrection. For a long time, I had head knowledge of the events of Christ's Passion. Only recently have I began to have heart knowledge of these events. Jesus loves you. Do you know that? Do you understand … Continue reading Agape
I've fallen into a comfortable routine: wake up, take the dog out, get kid's lunches packed, wake kids up, take kids to school, return home and do a variety of different tasks depending on the day of week, pick kids up, begin evening plans, put kids to bed, and go to bed. My daily life … Continue reading Finding Jesus: Lessons from Simeon
If only Eve hadn't eaten that silly fruit . . . I've read Genesis 3 many, many times. My focus always stayed on the negative parts of the story: the disobedience, the punishment, and the banishment. How much different the world would be had Eve just simply obeyed God! Recently, God's given me a new lens … Continue reading Grace in The Fall
A while back, I wrote about how obedience is hard. It is much easier to disobey the prompts we feel from God on a daily basis than to follow Him. I didn't realize this when I re-dedicated my life to Christ back in 2014. Witnessing the believers around me, life appeared easy. It's not, friend. Jesus never … Continue reading Not Today, Satan!
Confession time: I enjoy affirmation. It makes me feel good. I seek praises from my family for cleaning the house, putting away laundry, or serving them in another manner. I desire compliments from my husband to boost my self-esteem. I post pictures on social media and constantly check for new likes or comments. I do … Continue reading He’s Always Watching
The Good News of God's grace I learned through a teaching of Jesus. It's a good thing I'm not God!