Devotional

Obeying: Learning to Be Hearers and Doers of The Word

To fully follow Christ, we must learn that obeying God means not only being hearers of the Word but doers also. Understanding God’s commands required following through as well.  It’s not a subject that’s all flashy and dressed up in lights. In fact, it’s a topic that some preachers try not to touch, even with… Continue reading Obeying: Learning to Be Hearers and Doers of The Word

Devotional

Obey: Accepting Loving Discipline in Our New Identity

Desiring to obey the Lord is a natural response to our new identity in Him. We don’t need to fear discipline for it is a natural action of love from our Heavenly Father.  I have a wall hanging in my bathroom that has the famous verse from Joshua on it. It reads: HOME, home is… Continue reading Obey: Accepting Loving Discipline in Our New Identity

Devotional · Stay Sane

Posture: The Difference Between Striving and Obedience

Outwardly, striving and obedience may look exactly the same. It is the posture of our hearts that determine if we are acting with confidence.  The week was spent running errands, making phone calls, meeting with other people, processing what was gained from the meetings, making stuff, prepping meals, laundry, loving on children, correcting children, loving… Continue reading Posture: The Difference Between Striving and Obedience

Devotional · Stay Sane

Flee: When it is Time to Run Away Instead of Standing to Fight

Certain situations in life beat us down, overwhelming us with discontentment. How do we know if we are to stand and fight, or if we are to flee?  Growing up in a Christian home, I was taught to love and be kind to other people. I was also taught to be a fighter. Not with… Continue reading Flee: When it is Time to Run Away Instead of Standing to Fight