Recently, I have been focusing on suffering. How does the Lord use our suffering for His good and glory? Today, in my Bible reading, I came across a pretty salty verse. (ESV) Mark 9:50, “Salt is good, but if the salt has lost its saltiness, how will you make it salty again? Have salt in … Continue reading What Does Seasoned Salt Have To Do With Suffering?
Why did Christ die for us? How do I know this is the Holy Spirit? These were questions I once struggled to understand, and today, we get some answers. The goal of this series is to share scriptures with explanations that help give us answers to questions of Christianity, and to also share scriptures we … Continue reading 5 Scriptures To Memorize (1) | Gospel Understanding, Role Of Holy Spirit & Purpose Of Scripture
Tuesdays for Inside Cup may not be as consistent now that I am working on devoting more time to posts. For this week, I’d like to share a post I wrote yesterday on UnAshamed. Why should we care about Bible Study? Is it really as important as some make it out to be? . There are … Continue reading Importance Of Bible Study (UnAshamed)
This post is inspired by a sister in Christ I talked to recently. I shared with her how, as my theology changed and was challenged last year, I became more aware of the deception I was under. I was realizing that I did not know the Gospel as well as I thought. As we talked, … Continue reading The Gospel Challenge (30 Question Quiz) – Are You Ready To Defend Your Faith?
Why do I feel distant to God? I try to read my Bible and nothing is “clicking.” Why does the Bible not “speak” to me like others? Why is God so quiet? I should give up. I’m not a good Christian. I used to wonder about these things. I would beat myself up about “not … Continue reading What To Do When The Bible Isn’t “Speaking” Or “Connecting” To You
I have been having a Bible Study about once a week with a sister in Christ for almost 3 years. Recently, I have changed up how I study and it has been beneficial not only for myself but it has been greatly helpful to my sister in Christ, as well. Today, I would like to … Continue reading 3 Ways To Study The Bible Better
Edited 08/12/2020- This is an older series I am editing and sharing with you. The past title has been changed. How to meditate on the scripture, and how to pray with the scripture have been edited. Meditate- to ponder or contemplate. Scripture to meditate on - (NIV) Proverbs 3:5-6, "Trust in the LORD with all … Continue reading Putting Trust In God | Meditate On Scripture
(Edited 08/12/2020) This is an older series I am editing to share with you. The past title has been changed. I edited all portions of this post. Meditate- To ponder or contemplate Scripture To Meditate On- (NIV) Colossians 3:16, "Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another … Continue reading Godly Wisdom | Meditate On Scripture
Edited (08/12/2020)- The purpose of this series is to meditate on scripture in its proper context. This is an older series that I've changed the title to. I've edited the scripture to meditate on, how to meditate on it, and a little of how to pray over the scripture. Meditate- To ponder or contemplate. Scripture … Continue reading Light | Meditate On Scripture
Two weeks ago, I shared a very detailed post going over the questions of why God would send Jesus to die on the cross, and does God hate? (See Post: Why Did A Loving God Kill His Son? (Does God Hate?) I put the questions together because it's important to understand the correlation between the two. … Continue reading Why Would A Loving God Send His Son To Die (Condensed Version With Summary Notes)