Advent, Christ, Christmas, Forgiveness

For Christmas Give Love

Father, forgive them for they know not what they do. Luke 23:34 KJV   Love covers a multitude of sins.  As they drove the nails into the Savior's hands he cried out to Father God to ask Him not to count the sin against those who poured out their wrath upon Him. He asked for… Continue reading For Christmas Give Love

Faith, Jesus Throughout Scripture

Jesus Throughout Scripture: {Joshua 1:1-11}

What's In A Name This week we will look at the book of Joshua. The name Joshua actually means "The LORD is salvation." In the book of Joshua, Joshua is raised up as a leader among the Israelites to go and conquer the Promised Land. Read Joshua 1:1-11. Unite and Conquer Just as Joshua was… Continue reading Jesus Throughout Scripture: {Joshua 1:1-11}

Book Review, Faith

The Psalms: Poetry on Fire {A Book Review}

There are several versions and translations of the Bible.  In fact there are many that have come out in the last few years.   I have had the privilege of reviewing a refreshing translation called The Passion Translation. The Lord is my Fierce Protector and my Pastor. I always have more than enough.  He offers… Continue reading The Psalms: Poetry on Fire {A Book Review}

Faith, Heart Strings

Facing Fear on the Way to Your Promised Land

An Invitation to Live The waves at the ocean look inviting when it is one hundred degrees on the sandy beach.  However, as I got up to join my family splashing in the waves, I got a sinking feeling I am all too familiar with.  Fear.  It crawls up and threatens to choke out all… Continue reading Facing Fear on the Way to Your Promised Land

Free Indeed, Grace, In Christ, Let's Be Real, Let's Get Real, Mercy Not Sacrifice, Remembrance, Uncategorized

Have It and Eat it Too

  For by grace you have been saved through faith and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God.  Ephesians 2:8 For do I now persuade men or God? Galatians 1:10 The Simulcast I brought everything I needed to the conference.   I had my pass, my journal,  my Bible, my thirst for the… Continue reading Have It and Eat it Too