One late morning, as other late mornings before me, I made coffee for my husband and myself. After bringing him his cup, I settled down in the kitchen with my Bible and began to do my daily reading for that day. An hour or so later, my husband enters the kitchen, "My coffee is cold," … Continue reading What Are We “Fastening” Ourselves To?
When my mind wanders as it had before. When the whispers linger right at my heart's door. When the floor felt like it would fall beneath me. When my world shattered You were there for me. You stood by when the witches appeared. You heard my cries when I was torn down inside. … Continue reading My Journey With Christ | Christian Poem
I recently had a question posed by a sister in Christ, "How do we know God's will?" The timing of this is so perfect because today is Good Friday. A time to reflect on and remember Jesus giving His life up for ours. Before He was betrayed Jesus prayed for God to spare Him from … Continue reading God’s Will | What Does The Bible Say?
Sheltered in place. Windows are locked. Car keys on hook. Closed in. Yet, in the stillness thoughts race. In the quiet, fear screams. Some wonder where You are. Some think this is Your judgment. Some think conspiracy. Some ask why. My eyes fail from searching Your word, saying, "When will You comfort … Continue reading Cry Out For Jesus In This Weary World
One of the most well known parts of the Bible we will go over today. The Lord's Prayer. The most amazing Bible teaching Teacher tells us in the manner in which we need to pray and how to pray. But He also shows us how precious private time with God is. Today's Reading: Matthew Ch. … Continue reading Do Things In Secret & The Lord’s Prayer
In the same way, Moses was told by his father in law that he needed counsels and appointed leaders to help him manage everyone's problems, administrators and leaders help fill this purpose for a church today. (NIV) Romans 12:08, "...if it is to lead, do it diligently..." (ESV) 1 Corinthians 12:28, "And God has appointed … Continue reading Administration & Leading | Spiritual Gifts
If we "truly" had a "loving" God, then evil wouldn't exist... This is the mindset of many people. Post | God Will Use Our Bad For His Good Post | Why God Allows Pain In Psalms, we see a few chapters dedicated to these questions. In fact, the book of Job also covers these same … Continue reading Where Is God In Evil?
The consequence of adultery is death. This Bible summary is a little longer than what I prefer, but that's because the takeaway message is so important. We will know others by their fruit. Who are we following? Today's Reading: Chapter 7 of Proverbs Continuing Warning Of Adultery Verse 01-05 continuing the remainder of the last section … Continue reading Being Seduced To Death
For a few weeks, I've been thinking about starting a series on words in the Bible and what does scripture actually say about them, what's the context? I think today being Valentine's Day and following the previous post about salvation, it's important to look at the word: confession or confess. To confess: admitting wrongs, declaring … Continue reading Confess/Confession – What Does The Bible Say?
Gets out from the rock I crawled under from last time's post. Some pretty heavy stuff, but Jesus preaches righteousness and purity. His teachings are not always going to be easy to hear, but they are always worth His glory and our edification. Today's Reading: Matthew 5:31-48, Luke 6:27-36 Marriage Is Sacred & Oaths Are … Continue reading Do What Sinners Cannot… DO NOT SEEK REVENGE!