Bear witness

I am finishing up a Lent Bible Study in the book of Jeremiah by the community She Reads Truth. It has been heavy reading, spiritually impacting and deeply meaningful during this season. After finishing the book of Jeremiah, we are now reading through Christ’s journey to the cross. The words of Jesus hit deeper now….

Procession

As Jesus and the disciples approached Jerusalem, they came to the town of Bethphage on the Mount of Olives. Jesus sent two of them on ahead. “Go into the village over there,” he said. “As soon as you enter it, you will see a donkey tied there, with its colt beside it. Untie them and…

Overcome trouble

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 NIV With all that is occurring in this world right now, we need some comfort. We need something to hold firm to. As believers,…

Longing for Jesus

Are you longing for Jesus? Are you feeling disconnected, off or overwhelmed by the busyness of life? As you enter the Lenten season, I pray you (and I) will allow this 40 day period leading up to Easter to be a time of acknowledging your longing and the communal love we have for Jesus, the…

Without conditions

It wasn’t so long ago that you were mired in that old stagnant life of sin. You let the world, which doesn’t know the first thing about living, tell you how to live. You filled your lungs with polluted unbelief, and then exhaled disobedience. We all did it, all of us doing what we felt…

Life of contradictions

“At one point in my life I thought God used me because I was good – I now know beyond a shadow of a doubt that He uses me because He is good!” – Perry Noble I’m starting to understand that maturity in the faith starts to form when you realize God is using you…

Same

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever. – Hebrews 13:8

Anchor

“Grief can be a burden, but also an anchor. You get used to the weight, how it holds you in place.” ― Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever “Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you….

Charging on

I’m not there yet, nor have I become perfect; but I am charging on to gain anything and everything the Anointed One, Jesus, has in store for me—and nothing will stand in my way because He has grabbed me and won’t let me go. Philippians 3:12 TPT    

True at the same time

Words that hit close to my heart from Sarah Bessey – https://sarahbessey.com “This has been a very hard year. I will tell the truth about that. I will also tell the truth that we made it. We survived. We held on to each other and kept going. This was the year I learned all over…