When Religion is not enough

After reading John 11:38-57, it is a story that always leaves me astonished at the Pharisees but alert in my own life that I don’t become so “holy” that I lose true faith, heart, and belief in God. We can become so “religious” in our lives that we lose faith and belief in the greatness of … More When Religion is not enough

Interesting facts when God spoke directly to women in the bible

I noticed a trend when God spoke to women in the bible… So far I have noted 4 women that God spoke to directly: Eve, Sarah, Hagar, and Rebecca When God spoke to Eve after asking her why she disobeyed his order to not eat from the tree, God responded by telling her what will happen to her … More Interesting facts when God spoke directly to women in the bible

Paying for the sins of your family

As a little girl, I remembered hearing some of the older folks speaking about people who had a family curse on them. Or persons who were paying for the sins of their family. I remember clearly being enraptured in those conversations and not fully understanding why that person was paying for anyone else’s sin. As … More Paying for the sins of your family

What is righteousness?

As a Christian, sometimes you hear words continually in your walk with Christ and we don’t stop to truly reflect on their meaning. I find myself getting so caught up in reading the bible and not taking the time out to ensure I understand it all clearly. As Paul notes in Colossians 4:5-6 “Walk in wisdom … More What is righteousness?

Why do you care when Jesus was born?

The New Year is here… Christmas has once again come and gone… And yet I found myself listening to a very energetic conversation about the date of when Jesus Christ was really born. In quiet anger, I simmered… I just couldn’t understand why his birthdate was so very important! For on to us a child … More Why do you care when Jesus was born?