Divorce Yourself

“And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.” Eph 4:30 NIV My catchphrase response to the word “grief” is death. I think of the deep sorrow that accompanies losing a loved one. Waves of pain that wash in and out for...

Homosexuality

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” (Romans 12:2) Matthew Vines, a self-proclaimed Christian and homosexual, attended Harvard University and took a break from college to study what Scripture says about...

Chocolate Shot Cookies

“But thanks be to God, who always leads us as captives in Christ’s triumphal procession and uses us to spread the aroma of the knowledge of him everywhere.  For we are to God the pleasing aroma of Christ among those who are being saved and those who are...

Who am I, anyway?

“Cease striving and know that I am God.” Ps. 46:10 (NASB) Lately, my life feels like the navigation app on my IPhone. The dotted circle is spinning and the “rerouting” message is blinking over and over again. Dreams are detoured and expectations are...
Fake ID

Fake ID

“Therefore, be imitators of God, as dearly loved children.” Eph 5:1 What comes before the “therefore?” Paul is telling the Ephesians to take off the “old self that is corrupted by deceitful desires” and “put on the new self, the one created according to God’s likeness...