Standard of Truth

This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth me with their lips; but their heart is far from me. But in vain they do worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men. – Matthew 15:8-9 Sometimes I feel like Job: not in the despairing, I would have been better off ifContinue reading “Standard of Truth”

The Soothing Balm for the Overwhelmed Soul

If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed. – John 8:36 It is an overwhelming feeling that comes upon you when you are sitting alone in the dark, just before dawn, a cold front moving through- so you find yourself chilled even while nestled inside the safety of your home.Continue reading “The Soothing Balm for the Overwhelmed Soul”

Let it Go

He is in the way of life that keepeth instruction: but he that refuseth reproof erreth. – Proverbs 10:17 God is full of mercy and goodness! He continues to sanctify me daily and show me things that I need to add, change, or let go of with the end goal of walking in oneness andContinue reading “Let it Go”

All to Him we Owe

And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; – Colossians 3:23 In Leviticus 27 we are taught that a tithe of everything belongs to the Lord and that we should keep our promises just as God Almighty is always faithful to keep His! This tithe is more thanContinue reading “All to Him we Owe”

Fighting Weak Flesh

Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak. – Matthew 26:41 Over time I have become aware of many of the subtle ways that my spirit and my flesh battle within me. Every morning, after my husband leaves for work, I begin my morningContinue reading “Fighting Weak Flesh”

We Have the Answer

Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father but by me. – John 14:6 Once you have been born again in Christ- diligently seeking Him as you simultaneously seek to die to the world- your eyes will behold the desperate estate of those aroundContinue reading “We Have the Answer”