October 2021 M T W T F S S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
- What Are You Wrestling With?
- Get Suited
- Let’s Do This
- Get Out of My Way!
- New Every Morning
- If Jesus Came to Your House
- Don’t Get It Twisted!
- Excerpts from “Keeping the Commandments…”
- Can’t Dull My Shine
- They Don’t Live Here Any More
- Stuff’s Coming Up Missing
- Recognizing that Amazing Mother of Mine…
- Recognizing Martin Luther King, Jr.
- My Prayer for You in 2015
Tag Archives: sin
It occurred to me (though this isn’t the first time) that not everyone walking with you is with you for the right reasons. Not everyone in your circle is your friend. Judas Iscariot followed Jesus…but wasn’t his true friend (or … Continue reading
Just a quick thought… Our world needs a lot of healing but it must begin with the church. We’re sinking to unprecedented “lows.” Healing must start with the called out, Holy Spirit filled, baptized believers. “If my people, which are called … Continue reading
We know poison to be a substance that tends to destroy life or impair our health, or that which interrupts our well-being and has the unfortunate capacity to cause death as well. Indeed, we’ve been warned throughout our lives, no … Continue reading
“Call FAST to treat a poisoning! Call FIRST to prevent a poisoning!” -Poison Control Center Website. “Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man: But … Continue reading
“For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God (Rom. 3:23).” Let’s face it… we’ve done a lot more than simply “missed the mark!” We’ve blown it big time. In fact, we weren’t even aiming for “the mark.” We had no interest in … Continue reading
What’s with this new pick-&-choose Gospel? “Pick-a-part” was intended for selecting car parts–not the parts of the Gospel we’d like to obey. The old folks used to say, “baby, you’ve gotta eat the whole roll.” That meant we couldn’t select … Continue reading
“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. Cast me not away from thy presence; and take not thy holy spirit from me (Ps. 51:10-11).” God, wash us and purify us by Your … Continue reading
“And he said, Cursed [be] Canaan; a servant of servants shall he be unto his brethren (Gen. 9:25).” This was Noah speaking to his son, Ham. The error was Ham’s but the curse was upon his son. Imagine that. I’d … Continue reading
Sin. It’s just nasty. There’s nothing cute about it. We can wrap it and put a colorful bow around it but it’s still sin. It causes us to hate for no reason when we should love. It makes us arrogant … Continue reading