Tag Archives: witness

Choosing a Simple Life

“7 Two things I ask of you, Lord; do not refuse me before I die: 8 Keep falsehood and lies far from me; give me neither poverty nor riches, but give me only my daily bread. 9 Otherwise, I may have too much and disown you and say, ‘Who is the Lord?’ Or I may …

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You Are Enough.

Those of us who experienced abuse in childhood or marriage – whether verbal, physical, sexual, psychological, or any combination thereof – often struggle with feelings of inadequacy, self-criticism, self-hatred, doubt, fear, and even self-condemnation. We need to remember that Jesus bled and died for us, too. He was with us through those times, holding us …

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All I Need

Look at me. I’m a mess. Broken, weak, and bleeding, I make my way to the throne of grace. I stumble over pride, shortcomings, and fear as I crawl to the feet of Jesus. The cares of life grab at my ankles, demanding my attention, trying to distract me from my goal. I wonder if …

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A candle on a hill?

I read an article today that said several Christian colleges are lifting the ban on alcohol and tobacco among their staff. It seems that going along with the crowd is becoming more important than standing on the Word. This is rather concerning for me, and for several reasons. First off, let me say that I’m …

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