"Blind Bartimaeus cried out by the road, Jesus said, 'Your faith has made you whole.' And it happened, just like He said. Jesus said, 'What do you want from me?' Bartimaeus cried, 'Lord, that I might see.' And it happened, just like He said.""It Happened," by Ray Lewis My grandma Inez used to sing and play … Continue reading Just Like He Said.
“It is because of him that you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God - that is, our righteousness, holiness and redemption.”1 Corinthians 1:30 This verse is so cool. It's like a Gospel snapshot and a love and hope-filled statement. It says that God loved the world so much and … Continue reading Wisdom from God.
"The love of God has been extended to a fallen race. Through Christ the savior of all men, there's hope in saving grace."Gaither Vocal Band, "The Love of God." I love this song so much. I read recently about Mephibosheth (say that three times fast) and was reminded of the love of God which grants … Continue reading I am Mephibosheth.
Hematidrosis/Hematohidrosis: "The excretion through the skin of blood or blood pigments." UCSF Medical Center I love our Sunday School kids. I get to teach for a week each month and they astound me with their perspective and awe at the Word. This Sunday, one of the kids mentioned that Jesus sweat blood before being betrayed … Continue reading Blood, Sweat, and Tears.
My mama said, "This too shall pass." I have those words permanently etched in my skin. I believe the words, but some days it can be hard to remember. I have days when I feel empty and lost. I put on a smile and let my expressions hide the turmoil going on inside. Some days … Continue reading The Struggle is Real.
"Finally, be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power. Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the … Continue reading Fighting Discouragement.
“If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask it of the Lord who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.” James 1:5 I shared yesterday about my situation and the answers I was looking for. I went to work yesterday morning and in tears praised the Lord … Continue reading He Cares.