Forgiveness is a word that repeatedly reared its ugly head during the last few weeks of my life. I say ugly head because forgiveness sometimes is hard…and ugly. Quite frankly, sometimes we just plain don’t want to do it. There. I said it. Firstly, HH and I discussed it when I joked about needing his […]
Have you known someone who had a heart attack that sent them to the hospital for heart surgery? That’s a traumatic experience, I would imagine. There’s a different type of heart attack, though. It requires no surgery and no hospital stay. A spiritual heart attack is one where we suddenly realize our error. The reality […]
Let us worship the Lord. He is risen! Slain for us…our sin-filled lives can be clean because… He is worthy! We celebrate today because of what He did for us – His sacrifice for unworthy us. Thank you, Jesus. I love you, too. Amen.
I thought we’d have a quick look today at Ephesians 4:32. Image Source As Jesus forgives us, so should we forgive others. He’s been so gracious to us! Since we are called to pattern our lives after Jesus, we should extend forgiveness to those who have wronged us. Just like He did for us. No […]
Is believing all that hard to do? God tells us in His word that if we simply believe in His son, we will have eternal life. For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16) We […]
We give thanks throughout the year, of course. But, during November, giving thanks is on the forefront of our minds. Source What are you most thankful for? Is there one thing that comes to mind before everything else?
Source I’ve met people who say they can’t accept the free gift of Christ because they have done something “unforgivable”. They don’t deserve it, they claim. Who does? That’s why it’s called grace. His grace to forgive when we deserve death. Ezekiel 33:11 says: “As surely as I live, says the Sovereign Lord, I take […]