sin

Why do we look down on people who struggle with things that we don’t?  Do weaknesses have levels?  Am I better if my issues are only in certain areas vs. others? Galatians 6:1-5 (The Living Bible):  “Dear brothers, if a Christian is overcome by some sin, you who are godly should gently and humblyRead More

Sometimes the consequence or punishment for our sin is simply delayed blessings.  In the Bible, it took the Israelites 40 years to make what is estimated to be an 11 day trip to the Promised Land.  And only because God had cursed them to “wander in the wilderness” for 40 yearsRead More

“Sometimes the devil allows people to live a life free of trouble because he doesn’t want them turning to God. Their sin is like a jail cell, except it is all nice and comfy and there doesn’t seem to be any reason to leave. The door’s wide open. Till oneRead More

“Why do we think that God changes/adapts who He is and how he operates based on the time period, culture, society, or world in which we live?”  Indeed, our methods of conveying Christ will change/enhance especially with technology today….and praise be to God for allowing us countless ways of reachingRead More

“After removing Saul, he made David their king. God testified concerning him: ‘I have found David son of Jesse, a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want him to do.” – Acts 13:22 (NIV) I love the fact that God called David of all people,  “aRead More

Since when am I the standard for perfection and holiness? You may steal, lie and cheat, but I’m also full of mess!   Last time I checked the Word, the goal was for us to be more like Christ. So please help me understand how what we’ve become resembles theRead More

“Why do we feel the need to expound upon what God has already defined as sin, to include things that  He clearly does not define as sin.” “Sin” – anything that I don’t do, that I disagree with, or personally just don’t like