In Genesis 2:17 God tells Adam not to eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Then in Genesis 3:5 the serpent deceived Eve into desiring the fruit of that tree, so […]
Reading in Genesis chapter 3 yesterday I noticed a couple of things about Satan’s temptation of Eve. Firstly, it is stated that the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that […]
Some choices result in a harder path than others, but the first step along those paths is often no more difficult than the first step down an easy path that leads to destruction.
There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love. We love because he first loved us.(1 […]
Have you taken steps to ensure the insatiable beast of desire and sin cannot wreck your life?
Jesus tells us not to worry about tomorrow as each day has enough worries of it’s own. In Exodus God supplied enough food for each day only, forcing His people to look to Him for their provision rather than their own cleverness or hard work. When God and wise Christians tell me to be faithful to the tasks in front of me today, trusting God for tomorrow I nod in agreement while internally I am still seeking security in what I can do, planning, worrying and fretting.
Recently I have been a bit stuck for what I should be writing about. There are some topics I’d like to address, but I’ve felt as though this is not the correct time for me […]
This post may get messy. God is teaching me some stuff and I’m not completely clear what it all means. Perhaps I should wait until things are more clear in my mind before writing – […]
Goal: To follow Christ faithfully all my life. Reality: Stumbling through life barely seeing, fearful at times that I have completely lost my way. My spiritual life doesn’t contain much ‘plain sailing’. It is much […]