Tag Archives: Obedience

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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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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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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Gravedigger

Gravediggers, in the good sense are people who dig graves to bury bodies when they die. As Christian’s, we are all called to dig the grave for our old sinful nature. The old flesh man has passed away, the Spirit … 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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The Highlight Reels of Hidden Testimony

“Judas the son of James, and Judas Iscariot, who became a traitor.” Luke‬ ‭6:16‬ ‭‬‬ “As a result of this many of His disciples withdrew and were not walking with Him anymore. So Jesus said to the twelve, “You do … 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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Put aside and Receive

“Therefore, putting aside all filthiness and all that remains of wickedness, in humility receive the word implanted, which is able to save your souls.” James‬ ‭1:21‬ ‭ It would be nice, if the day that I confessed my sin to … Continue reading

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Chosen & Appointed to Ask

“You did not choose Me but I chose you, and appointed you that you would go and bear fruit, and that your fruit would remain, so that whatever you ask of the Father in My name He may give to … Continue reading

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