The difference is life and death

This morning I found myself comparing “condemnation” and “conviction”.  Knowing the difference truly can bring life or death, let me show you why. Satan’s condemns to tear us down. While God convicts to build us up. Condemnation judges and sentences us to a spirit of hopelessness While conviction points us…

Looking for a stabilizer in a rocky world?

There’s a bit of scripture in the third chapter of II Timothy that has always intrigued me. Whatever version you use it goes something like this, “During end times… people will be learning (knowledge will increase) but they will never come to know the truth.” That used to puzzle me,…

Living above the madness…

This morning while reading more about the steadily increasing horrific acts that stem from the fear and hatred that surrounds us these days, and the media’s zeal for sensationalizing and capitalizing on it, I realized how we’re slowly becoming desensitized to it.  Yes, it’s a natural response, for our spirits…

A life-changing moment…

One of my greatest life-changing moments was when I became so broken physically, emotionally and spiritually, I couldn’t even properly care for myself, let alone my own children and family. I was a basket case, totally useless to anyone or anything and had continued to be so for months. I…

“If you look at the world, you’ll be distressed. If you look within, you’ll be depressed. But if you look at Christ, you’ll be at rest.”   Corrie Ten Boom