Saul was the first appointed King when the people of Israel requested to be like everybody else and asked God for a King. As I read through 1st Samuel I thought I wanted to write about the difference between King David, the one who killed a giant with a stone, and King Saul. But the … Continue reading I Struggle Like Saul
We all have pasts that are shameful. It could be you were suicidal and you are ashamed to come forward because you don't know what people might think. You might have been unfaithful and you are filled with the shame of that past. You might have slept with so many people that every night you … Continue reading The Shame of the Cross
Pain has taught me so much. It has taught me to appreciate what I have. It has taught me that forgiveness is possible and that I am way stronger than I thought I was. I don't want to experience pain because well its painful, but its definitely a necessity of life. I remember the first … Continue reading Pain is a Necessity
I can tell you I am a super work in progress, that at almost 30 I am just finding out who I really am. Seriously, its taken me this long to stand up for what I believe, to be happy in my own skin and to accept that not everyone will like me. I know … Continue reading Who Does He Say You Are?
19 “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. 20 But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be … Continue reading “People are that Treasure”
New International Version Jesus answered, "Very truly I tell you, you are looking for me, not because you saw the signs I performed but because you ate the loaves and had your fill. John 6:26 What if you found out today that God is all out of miracles? What would you do? Would you still … Continue reading Will You Still Follow?
1 Peter 3:3-4 New International Version (NIV) 3 Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as elaborate hairstyles and the wearing of gold jewelry or fine clothes. 4 Rather, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God’s sight. This … Continue reading No Make up No Problem
Have you heard the song " So Will I" by Hillsong Worship? That song has been my inspiration in this season of waiting. Waiting is not one of my strengths. At this moment with our fast internet, our get it now mentality waiting is something of a lost art. I loose sleep over the things … Continue reading “Worry into Worship”
You better recognize what a big sinner you are because once you do you will be able to love much. It is said that God favors the humble but resists the proud and so it is with the Pharisee and the Sinful Woman who anoints Jesus in Luke chapter 7 verses 36-50. Its basically a … Continue reading “You Better Recognize”
I am not going to Church, I am sleeping In I really thought about writing this for a while but was scared too. I was scared to be judged by my one reader or my zero reader. But I decided that I must write this. Not for me but maybe for that one person who … Continue reading