God died for our illnesses, diseases, afflictions pain and sins. He did more than give us a ticket to heaven. He died to bring heaven to earth.
Heartache. Healing. Joy. Grief. Pain. Peace. All of these are realities of life we see scattered throughout the Bible. Many of these experiences can be part of our daily existence. But how? How can we live on planet earth, know the God of hope and still feel heart shattering grief? How can we live with... Continue Reading →
Sometimes we miss how God speaks because we expect a Day Of Pentecost rushing wind to come in our rooms & overtake us every time He opens His mouth. While He may do that on occasion, typically, He speaks through whispers & tugs of the heart through the reading of His word.
The fact that Christians can be moved to tears with their adoration of Christ shows you that there truly is SOMEONE there to worship. You cant fall in love with an inanimate object. You can’t fall in love with someone you never hear speak.
For the large majority of my life, I didn’t believe God loved me. My pastor said God loved everyone. My mom said He loved me almost as much as she did. 😉 But because of people, who unknowingly fought against that truth by the way they treated me, I just couldn’t believe Jesus would love... Continue Reading →
Bitterness & anger keep you enslaved to what people did to you. So if you don’t forgive - you stay bound to your abuser for life.
“No temptation has come upon you except what is common to humanity. But God is faithful; he will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation he will also provide the way out so that you may be able to bear it.”1 Corin 10:13.I love digging into the... Continue Reading →
Jesus may intentionally walk us through fire, so we grow our faith by trusting Him to get us to the other side.
If I had no ability to choose differently than what my thoughts or emotions said, I would’ve been dead years ago