An apology is first and foremost necessary: I am deeply sorry for my lack of writing. Sheri and I had planned to do a post every week this summer to offer y'all encouragement, but that hasn't happened, and it's my fault. Moving, then not moving, then moving again, pregnancy (first trimester has been awful), and … Continue reading Joy
Galatians 5:6 For in Christ neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything, but faith working through love. During this writing there was a resurgence of needing to follow the law, specifically circumcision in order to be a “good” follower of Christ. We still struggle with this today: healthy and wealthy way of life, serve enough, give … Continue reading Does God Honor All Our Works?
LOVE. It's the first Fruit of the Spirit mentioned in scripture. I'm not gonna get into what love is as that is a whole 'nother Bible Study in itself. And I'm not going to get into the different types of love. What we will focus on here is the LOVE that is displayed when we … Continue reading Let’s Talk LOVE
Ephesians 6:18-20 With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all saints, and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the … Continue reading The Armor of God: Prayer
Calvin’s commentary says this about the Sword of the Spirit, ”There is no man of any rank who is not bound to be a soldier of Christ. But if we enter the field unarmed, if we want our sword, how shall we sustain that character?” This is so true, isn’t it? No one is exempt … Continue reading The Armor of God: Sword of the Spirit
As a believer, the moment we ask Jesus to be a part of our life we receive the gift of Holy Spirit. The One whom Jesus called Helper. His best friend. The One who should be our best friend. After all, He is with us always. We are His home. What does your home look … Continue reading Spirit Filled Life
Ephesians 6:10-18 “Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world … Continue reading The Armor of God: Helmet of Salvation