Sin always lays heavier on the heart, body, and soul than does physical disease.
Can the created say to the Creator "You were wrong to create me thus"?
I saw an advertisement recently for a local church that read “Gay Friendly”. All churches centered on Christ should have an open door policy to anyone who may care to enter, no matter what their choices or circumstances in life may be. The litmus test is not that God’s people love you when you come as you are, it is that they love you enough to help you fulfill your purpose, destiny, who you are created and called to be!
What if the Good Samaritan had stopped only long enough to hand the wounded man a bible tract, told him "Jesus loves you man", and then walked away? A true pleasure in serving God comes from knowing a person well enough to delight in the small steps they take in their relationship with Jesus, and understanding that its okay when life's waters get a little "muddy" sometimes.
“You have to knock with the crucified thief”
Drama occurs when someone believes everything that happens to them, no matter what it is, falls into the worst category possible and as a result their whole world is in jeopardy or has shut down...
It is no wonder then that we tend to shun true love, because deep inside we know our ability to trust has been trampled underfoot by anyone and everyone.
But when you ask him, be sure that your faith is in God alone. Do not waver, for a person with divided loyalty is as unsettled as a wave of the sea that is blown and tossed by the wind
When I was a little girl we used to have this really odd annual family reunion of sorts called “Decoration Day”, where we and others would all bring our picnic foods, fried chicken, and flowers to the cemetery and decorate the graves of loved ones buried there. You hear a lot at events like this … Continue reading I Am the Resurrection
Who are you surrendering your power and authority to?