Though He slay me

I have been reading the book of Job for the past couple weeks and this portion of Scripture sticks out: Though He slay me, I will hope in Him. Nevertheless I will argue my ways before Him. (Job 13:15, NASB). I love this so very much! It tells me two important things. First, that God [...]

Faith vs. Fear

Lately, I have had a battle going on...the battle of choosing faith over my fear. I am sure that I am not the only person that deals with this. In the past, fear has kept me from accomplishing goals and realizing my potential. It has kept me from obeying God. It has kept me a [...]

The Struggle is REAL!

The struggle is real...that has become such a catchy little phrase people toss around about everything going on in life! Trying to lose weight but there are donuts...the struggle is real! Putting the kids to bed but they need water, bathroom, snacks...the struggle is real! Working with technology but you can't even send an email...the [...]

Oh, the Struggle! Part 3

Our struggles are not against flesh and blood, but spiritual forces that combat us as we live this life. Can we fight against these spiritual forces? Of course! If you haven't read Part 1 and Part 2, take a few minutes to do that. It will help today's post make sense. We looked at Ephesians [...]

Oh, the Struggle! Part 2

Our struggles are not against flesh and blood, but spiritual forces that combat us as we make our journey in life. This knowledge might help us see our relational struggles in a different way, but is there any way to fight back? Ephesians 6:13-18 tells us there is. It tells us that because we fight [...]