I have said and used Proverbs 29:18 in error, never finishing the whole text. I've stopped at "without vision, the people perish." Stopping. Leading me to contort the word, that if I kept a vision--a goal out in front of me, it would be more easily attained. If we study scripture (written word), the truth … Continue reading Why walk with restraint in 2018?
The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me. Because the Lord has anointed me to preach good tidings to the poor, He has sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound; to proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord, … Continue reading The Good News of Salvation
When I think about the word scapegoat, my mind wonders in the direction of an individual taking the fall-the blame for someone else. Maybe it was a business deal that wasn’t profitable, a politician that carried the blame of a political agenda, or a parent weighted down with the burden of a wayward child. Whatever … Continue reading Scapegoat, Weak or Strong?
God, in You, I live and move and have my being. Acts 17:28 I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ. Romans 1:16 Nothing seperates me from the love of God. Romans 8:38 I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Philippians 3:14 The Lord … Continue reading 15 Bold Statements for a Woman
Some days I whole heartedly know, I can climb that mountain all the way to the top...Others, I keep stumbling down over and over again. Yesterday, I climbed. Yesterday, I conquered that mountain, but today, I'm struggling to take hold of this new one in front of me. Then I am reminded, when the mountain stands before me, … Continue reading Mountain of the Lord
My father passed away seven years ago. My sweet Rebekah was only two when he passed and I have endeavored to teach her some of the things that he instilled into my life, wisdom that only came from my father. He would tell me as soon as I blurted ugliness out of my mouth, "Lorrie … Continue reading True Discipleship