Picture yourself walking along a rocky shore wearing high heels — almost impossible right? When someone is involved in betrayal or hidden sin of some sort, this is a good way to describe the feelings of those close to them. If you are facing the known or very real possibility that your spouse, a child, … More High Heels on the Rocks
How are you responding? In reaction with raised blood pressure? Fear for what lay ahead? Or are you finding the peace of God that passes all understanding? (Philippians 4:7) There are two Kingdoms… Do you know that you can have peace in the midst of this storm? The possibility exists for those who place their … More Our Offended World…
Do you realize that Jesus spoke about offenses because He knew it would be a major obstacle for each one of us, and what we do with an offense will determine the strongholds we allow in our life? Someone experiencing turmoil in their soul will have a trail of crumbs leading to an offense. Our … More Are you Offended?
Today is Father’s Day. A time to celebrate and think of the many blessings a father provides to his family, especially his children. No earthly father is perfect and so realizing our fathers have all made mistakes we usually can find qualities in them to be thankful for. BOUNDARIES Remove not the boundary (landmark); and … More Fields of the Fatherless
1) RECOGNIZE that someone has caused you pain and that your response to their sin, or your perception of an offense, will either free you or bind you. 2) REPENT if you have allowed the sin of another to cause your relationship with God to falter. You may have been a victim of sin initially, … More Freedom from Bitterness