Tag Archives: Lessons

The devil didn’t make you do it

“Blessed is the man who endures temptation, for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life, which the Lord promised to those who love him. Let no man say when he is tempted, “I am tempted … Continue reading

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What are you willing to endure with temptation?

We are going to endure through temptation or through the consequences. Only we can chose. Continue reading

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Insignificant Moments of Obedience

“But be doers of the word, and not only hearers, deluding your own selves.” James‬ ‭1:22‬ ‭‬‬ This seems to be the scriptural theme for my day. Knowing what to do, but not doing it. The addict that can teach … Continue reading

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Grieving the Spirit

Holy Spirit is within us, and we take Him into the mire of our sin. Continue reading

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The Easy away

I had three of my grandchildren with me, so decided to take the “easy way” up the hill. It is longer but the slope is less steep. Since I didn’t have any other adults with me, I thought it would … Continue reading

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Reflect the Light

““You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden; nor does anyone light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all who are … Continue reading

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The next step

“The mind of man plans his way, But the Lord directs his steps.” Proverbs‬ ‭16:9‬ ‭‬‬ I keep thinking the hike will be easier. Today felt brutal., even though it is the same path I’ve been taking. Maybe it was … Continue reading

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Give What You Got

“For if the readiness is present, it is acceptable according to what a person has, not according to what he does not have.” ‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭8:12‬ ‭ This passage caught my attention this morning. In context Paul was bragging to … Continue reading

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Putting aside

“For, “All flesh is like grass, And all its glory like the flower of grass. The grass withers, And the flower falls off, But the word of the Lord endures forever.” And this is the word which was preached to … Continue reading

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The Bend in the Road

I enjoy car rides. I used to love long drives alone because I would reach a point inevitably where my thoughts came to an end and I was able to hear God speak. The long drive was also a way … Continue reading

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