“Do I know my condition? … Do I have a grasp of what it is about me that requires the death of the God-man for me to be saved?” -John Piper I once overheard someone say, “Can a gay person actually be a Christian?”. I shuttered. I knew this wasn’t the only person out there… Read More What is ‘sin’?
I no longer want to be numb. So many nights in my past, I’ve come home from work and grabbed a drink to let reality fade just a little. I didn’t have a problem with alcohol, I had a problem with life. It wasn’t good enough. It didn’t satisfy that longing in my soul. Every weekend… Read More I Dare You
Suggested Reading: Leviticus 11:9-12 “This is what you may eat from all that is in the water: You may eat everything in the water that has fins and scales, whether in the seas or streams.” Leviticus 11:9 HCSB The next category of animals God addresses animals in the water. The first thing that comes to… Read More Learning to Love Leviticus: Fishers of Men
Suggested Reading – Chapter 11: 1-8, 44-47 “This is the law concerning animals, birds, all living creatures that move in the water, and all creatures that swarm on the ground, in order to distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between the animals that may be eaten and those that may not be eaten.” Leviticus… Read More Learning to Love Leviticus: Divided and Digested
We live in a culture that is truly blessed. Modern medicine, disposable diapers, microwavable dinners…we may not all agree on how good each one of those things are, but I think we can all agree that the many resources we have today make life a little easier, a little safer, and a little less time-consuming.… Read More Let’s Not Forget to Praise Him
“So the person who marries does well, and the person who doesn’t marry does even better.” (1 Corinthians 7:38 TLB) This may come as a shock to you, and I hate to burst your bubble, but I have to agree with St. Paul that being “unmarried” is better. In the past, whenever I came across… Read More Being “Unmarried” Is Better
Clothes that are “dry clean only” are the worst. The absolute worst. Maybe I’m alone in this, but I’m the type of girl who’s prone to spills. Most days I end up rushing to the laundry room, whipping out the Shout spray, and throwing my shirt in a super hot, heavy load, bleach-filled washing cycle. So,… Read More Walk Like You’re Washable