Satan said a lot of stuff to Christ to try to tempt Him. Last time, we started to cover the beginning of Christ's temptation and today we are going to finish it. There are some really interesting differences between Matthew and Luke especially. Let's dive in! Today's Reading: Matthew, 4:07-11 Mark 1:13, and Luke 4:05-13 … Continue reading Gospel Journey | Satan Claimed He Had “Authority”
Giving up anything that we enjoy is hard to do, but when it goes against God, we don't really have much choice. Well...we do...if we want it to be about ourselves. There is a lot in my life that I do for me, not God, no matter the excuse. How I am entertained is often … Continue reading I Gave God What I Enjoyed & He Gave Me Something Better
I have had a topic on my heart especially since last week. I see a need for it because people have been looking up the topic and get led to a particular post on my blog (which is now one of my highest viewed posts for the year). That post didn't really go into detail … Continue reading Plans For This Week & Goals For This Blog (Your Feedback)
Happy Resurrection Day! Going to keep this short, if you missed any of my posts to help prepare for Resurrection (Easter) Day check out: How To Focus On The True Meaning Of Easter This Season We’re Desensitized To Bible Stories & It Needs To Stop! Was Christ Always “Perfect” I Can’t Be A “Perfect” Christian … Continue reading Resurrection Day (Recap This Week)
"I am the LORD your God; consecrate yourselves and be holy, because I am holy." Leviticus 11:44 (NIV) One of the most intimidating messages of being a Christian is that we are to be holy. We are to be blameless. And up until Jesus Christ, not one human was worthy enough to be called "perfect." … Continue reading I Can’t Be A “Perfect” Christian
3rd Update: 03/23rd/2021- Added a little more clarification on Christ’s perfection and being God. 2nd Update: 01/12/2021 - Revised and edited a few sentences. 1st Updated: 7/27/2020, scriptures have links now, and a few edits have been added. Jesus was always perfect, but on the cross He was perfected. This post focuses on Christ's struggles … Continue reading Was Christ Always “Perfect” (Yes, But He Was Perfected At The Cross)
During this past week, weeks before, and coming days the message of our Savior will be discussed a lot. The only problem I see with this, and in any case, when we go over scripture, is that we do not always apply what we read or hear. We do not always connect. We do not … Continue reading We’re Desensitized To Bible Stories & It Needs To Stop!
Today's reading is a little gruesome. There are a couple of murders. But rebellion leads to these kinds of problems. Today's Reading: 2 Samuel Ch. 20 Rebellion Of Sheba A rebel named Sheba announced that they, Israel, had no part of David. All of Israel turned from following David and followed Sheba instead. However, the … Continue reading 2 Samuel | Head Thrown Over The Wall
This is more for my consistent followers, but if you're new, that's okay, too, and welcome to my blog 🙂 I want to know if there are particular posts on this blog that you really enjoy; whether they are thought-provoking, sharing life lessons that God has taught me, Bible Study, things Christians deal with, music, … Continue reading What Kind Of Posts Do You Really Connect To On This Blog?
The true meaning of Easter is not a one-day deal just like Christmas is not a one-day deal either. Not for the life of a believer. Post | Positives Of Christmas When Focused On Christ Now, again, I'm not encouraging anyone to celebrate Easter. I know there are believers who do not celebrate Easter or Christmas, … Continue reading How To Focus On The True Meaning Of Easter This Season