Devotion: Did I Cause That?
Whenever something goes wrong and suffering comes, do you ever wonder what you are doing wrong? Or, am I the only one that falls into this trap? Last few days I find myself asking, “What am I doing wrong, Lord?” Then if I am blessed enough, the Holy Spirit will stop me in my tracks.… Continue reading
Following Perfection Versus Jesus
I have been feeling led to study 1 Timothy for quite a while. As I study, I generally blog about whatever it is – that I am studying. The Timothy study is tugging at my soul frequently these days, reminding me of where I need to be. Why haven’t I committed to this study? I have… Continue reading
Introvert Speaks: Wired by God
This has been one-of-those-weeks, where I have spent my days making sure the wheels-keep-on-turning, the laundry isn’t piling up, cooking meals, and other tasks that seem mundane, yet overwhelming, all at the same time. I have this problem. It’s called – “I forget how God has wired me.” So, I have missed self-imposed deadlines this… Continue reading
Matthew 8: When God Heals…
A man with leprosy came and knelt before him and said, “Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean (Mt. 8:2, NIV).” The truth of Matthew 8 is – our God is a healer! Not only is our God the One gives life its power, He is the One who stands willing to… Continue reading
Trials Tuesday: Endurance (James 1:2-5)
Last week, we began to unravel this truth that… God can work good in our trials. Reread James 1:2-5 What is God teaching you through this passage of Scripture? Let me share some key things going on in this passage of Scripture. Before we talk about enduring and spiritual maturity, we need to talk about… Continue reading
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