Does God’s Just-ness Depend on Our Sin?

I recently heard a pastor say from the pulpit that our personal salvation depends on our recognition of our sin. We can't, he said, fully love or accept Christ as our Savior until we have understood the weight of our sin. On a surface level, I agree with this...

Celebrating the Season of Light

I’m one of those people who gets pretty excited to take down the Christmas decorations because, despite how much I adore them, I love that fresh, clean slate. This year, however, I decided to leave a few bits and bobs up - mostly, the dried oranges, evergreen boughs,...

An Overview of Love in Galatians 5

In this, we can see that love is the preeminent characteristic of the Fruit, as it most fully represents God himself: God is love.

Micah 6:8

He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?

Phillipians 4:6-7

Talk to God. Experience His peace. Then, turn your mind and think on what is good. 

Psalm 139:13-16

We all have days when we feel as though we’re not enough.

Lamentations 3:22-24

We love our children, but these jobs we chose – or that chose  us – are hard.