Today, we will complete the rest of Ch. 12. Previously, David has received the news that his son would die, but as we read David struggles with this. Reading: Chapter 12:15 to the end of Chapter 12. Ch. 12:15- Where We Left Off, David's Son Becomes Ill (v.15) Says the child became ill, so it… Continue reading 2 Samuel| David’s Child Dies
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As some of us celebrate Christmas please stay mindful on Christ!! It is not about tradition. It is not about busyness. It is not even about family get-togethers. All of this comes after Christ, not before Him. Unless we make other idols. God has shown us grace, through Christ. Remember that and as you gather… Continue reading Remember Why Jesus Came!
I've heard why people do not celebrate Christmas. I understand where they are coming from. I didn't always. But pagan roots of things, the way most parts of Christmas aren't focused on Christ...well, it definitely opened my eyes. But I will say I think this is a choice individuals have to make. Being sarcastic about… Continue reading Positives Of Christmas When Focused On Christ
What a blessing that the week we cover the birth of Christ, it is also the week of Christmas! Today is when we venture into storytelling with multiple gospels. Last time we covered the birth of Christ's cousin, John the Baptist. Genealogy Of Christ This is can be found in Matthew 1:01-17. Something interesting is… Continue reading Gospel Journey | Christ Is Born
Can our traditions become an idol?
We are continuing the story of when David fell in sin. He lusted after his neighbor's wife. He slept with her. After David's attempts to try to get the husband to sleep with his wife to hide the pregnancy David resorts to having the man die in battle. God is displeased and that is where… Continue reading 2 Samuel | David’s Hypocrisy & Confession (Ch.12:01-15)
When we left off last time explaining more in detail how we have the choice to serve ourselves or Christ. When we serve ourselves and the longer we serve ourselves the less sensitive we will be to Christ and eventually, God will turn our hardened heart completely over to the flesh. The post left off with… Continue reading Overcoming Temptation | When Temptation Breaks You
We left off with the news of Elizabeth and Mary receiving announcements that they would be with child. Zacharias became mute because of his disbelief that his elderly wife would be with child, and he would only speak when his son was born. Ch. 1:39-45- Mary Visits Elizabeth (v.41) When Mary went to Judah to… Continue reading The Gospel Journey | John The Baptist Is Born & His Father Speaks
Temptation is hard especially when we feel so consumed in it we can't break free. But there is always hope in Christ. This is a two-part series that I hope speaks deeply to you. I know God has spoken to me through it. Temptation is nothing to mess around with. If we turn to pleasure… Continue reading When Temptation Breaks You | Why We Are Weak