He Is Risen!

He Is Risen! This Sunday is Easter Sunday. As a small child, one of my favorite traditions was the practice of painting eggs. Being fully grown and a mother myself now, this is a tradition carried on within my own home.  This year as I painted eggs it did not dawn on me just how […]

Sugar Coated Sin: Part I

Sugar Coated Sin: Part I  Though it may entertain us, play with us, sleep with us, and amuse us, its nature never changes. Inevitably, it will always rise up to bite and devour us.” ~Nancy Leigh Demoss on Sin~ James 4:17 King James Version (KJV) 17 Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it […]

The Lies We Tell Ourselves: Part IV

The Lies We Tell Ourselves: Part IV The last two lies examined by Nancy Leigh Demoss this week have much to do with image. Physical Beauty Matters More Than Inner Beauty I Should Not Have To Live With Unfulfilled Longings Physical Beauty Is Matters More Than Inner Beauty It is ingrained in us that how […]

The Lies We Tell Ourselves: Part III

The Lies We Tell Ourselves: Part III Looking into the falsehoods we tend t gto convince ourselves are true, I uncovered some unpleasantness this week in the going over of two more of Satan’s ploys. If there were ever lies that could be pride damaging when confronted with the truth, these two are the ones […]

The Lies We Tell Ourselves: Part II

 The Lies We Tell Ourselves: Part II At our low points, when we find ourselves challenged, especially in our walks of faith we start to believe a number of falsehoods. When we succumb to doubt and fear, we begin to take our first steps towards sin. I’m Not Worth Anything The value we place upon […]

The Lies We Tell Ourselves (Part I)

The Lies We Tell Ourselves (Part I)  What we believe about God affects what we believe about everything else. For if we do not see God as He truly is, we not only will have a distorted perception of Him, we also will have a warped perception of ourselves as His creations. Seeing God as […]

Misconceptions About The Man Upstairs (Part II)

Misconceptions About The Man Upstairs (Part II)  Some more of  Satan’s cruelest lies are that God does not love us and that He is just like our fathers, mothers, sisters, brothers, friends, maybe even lovers. Have you ever been so consumed by a failed relationship or the distance between you and someone that that loneliness […]