In Part 1, we looked at the importance of holding onto God’s Hand as we walk through the process of healing from a painful past. Here, we’ll look at the importance of a renewed mind in this process. Isaiah 26:3 (ESV) You keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on you, because he … More Painful Pasts – Part 2
He walked onto the stage, bowed, stepped up on the podium, tapped the stand and raised his baton… they were ready; all eyes were looking up to him. The conductor had their attention. This is a beautiful description of a life surrendered to God, our Chief Conductor. Do you know that He is ready and … More A Symphony of Surrender
Picture yourself in the lowest part of the earth, perhaps at the bottom of a mining shaft, fearful, stuck… but wait, for a few minutes each day the sun hits directly above, just right, and some light from the surface above travels down the hole. Your heart leaps temporarily, “perhaps today I will be rescued … More Hope – We Need It
Freedom in Christ! Habitual sin (aka addiction) is consuming people everywhere. We live in an addicted society. In biblical terms, we would describe this as bondage to an idol in the heart. Something that has been given a place and taken hold in the person’s life to where they feel helpless to become free. The … More Free Indeed!
“Sin will take you farther than you ever want to go…” Satan deceives… Christ restores. Then he steals… Christ gives. Satan kills… Christ gives life. Satan destroys… Christ recreates. The Deceiver hates… Christ loves. (John 10:10) David lusted… sin committed. Guilt and shame… has to blame. Tempted further… next was murder. Took the wife… tried … More Do Not Be Deceived