STUFF (that no longer fits in the closet)

Materialism. Although it is obviously pervasive in our North American culture, I thought I was doing "pretty good" in fighting my tendencies to accumulate material possessions.  Hadn't I been "flylady-ing" (she's super cute, BTW) for years?  Pursuing a simpler lifestyle? (a la Joshua Becker, Becoming Minimalist) The Holy Spirit has increasingly been bringing materialism to … Continue reading STUFF (that no longer fits in the closet)

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Following the 10 Commandments in the Church Age

You'd be hard pressed to find someone who doesn't agree with at least SOME of the 10 Commandments.  We know that we shouldn't kill each other, that adultery is disruptive to families, and that stealing from someone makes them mad. I have been convicted to look at the 10 Commandments (and God's other instructions to us … Continue reading Following the 10 Commandments in the Church Age

Aiming for an Eternal Perspective

Do all things without grumbling or disputing, that you may be blameless and innocent, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and twisted generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world, holding fast to the word of life, so that in the day of Christ I may be proud that I did not run in vain or labor in vain.  Phillipians … Continue reading Aiming for an Eternal Perspective

Jesus – The Messiah Foretold by the Old Testament

It is critical to  know that Jesus fulfilled Biblical Prophecy when He came the first time - not to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him.  Why?  Because He's going to fulfill Biblical Prophecy when He comes the second time - this time as Judge and King. I can't possibly do better research … Continue reading Jesus – The Messiah Foretold by the Old Testament