What’s the Difference Between Religion and the Gospel?

This week, I listened to the sermon Prodigal Sons by Tim Keller which I highly recommend you to listen as well. I’d love to hear your take-aways! If you would like to read the bible lesson of the Prodigal son, you can visit Bible hub here to read Luke 15 :11 – 31 In caseContinue reading “What’s the Difference Between Religion and the Gospel?”

Why Do We Hide Ourselves?

When we sin we don’t want to be in God’s presence. Instead we hide. Our joy is stolen and replaced with shame. We will even try to cover our own sin by blaming others. We All Try To Hide Our Sin But God comes into the messiness of our lives searching for us. God isContinue reading “Why Do We Hide Ourselves?”

Is God Kind or Severe?

In the The Jesus Who Surprises bible study #3 video, Dee Brestin shares that God is both kind and severe. Fear of God She reminds us of how Isaiah was filled with fear when he encountered God because he knew he was a man of unholy lips. Then I said, “It’s all over! I amContinue reading “Is God Kind or Severe?”

Explaining the Trinity

If you have ever broken an egg in an attempt to explain the Trinity to a group of children, you may laugh out loud like I did while listening to Michael Reeve’s podcast, Why the Trinity is So Delightful. During the above taped audio clip, Michael explains how “the Father, the Son, and the HolyContinue reading “Explaining the Trinity”

Are We Hiding from God or Seeking Him

Dee Brestin in her book, Jesus Who Surprises, speaks about how her children loved playing hide and seek and I can so relate.  My two sons removed pots and pans from the kitchen cabinets just so they could hide inside.  They would wait patiently to be discovered.  Often I would hear giggles as I walked past theirContinue reading “Are We Hiding from God or Seeking Him”

Not Ready to Join a Face to Face bible study?

Since March I’ve been working remotely and although the world’s businesses, restaurants, and public schools are resuming face to face interactions, I’m still content to view our church’s weekly service and updates online. Does this mean I have to miss out on fellowship? Not at all. I can still connect with people to speak God’sContinue reading “Not Ready to Join a Face to Face bible study?”

Announcing 2020 Fall Online Bible Study

Beginning September 10th- Ladies only (Sorry guys, but share with the special lady in your life) During this time of Covid 19, I’ve prayed to God more fervently than I have in a long time. Despite the illness that has touched my family as well, I’ve sought the Lord’s face, and Jesus was there throughContinue reading “Announcing 2020 Fall Online Bible Study”

What is Your Natural Gift?

Have you ever thought you must have been standing in the wrong line when God handed out natural talents? Are you like me wondering what in the world your natural ability is much less your spiritual gift? Jill Briscoe in the book, “Here Am I Lord, Send Someone Else!” reminded me God has given usContinue reading “What is Your Natural Gift?”

How to Recognize the devil’s Tactics

Our life is a journey to the Promised Land, but we are challenged every step of the way. While we have chosen Jesus Christ to be our Savior and we are following His ways, satan is watching for an opportunity to attack us when we grow weary. Tactic One- Stop God’s Word Jill Briscoe inContinue reading “How to Recognize the devil’s Tactics”