Published Author? WHHHAAAAT?

Yup. I can now claim “Published Author” on my bio – although that feels weird. I started this blog years ago doing these simple psalm reflections and encouragement for followers to read scripture, hear some context and back-story, and invite you to wrestle with His Word while i offered up my own wrestlings as a guide for anyone and everyone. I am not eloquent and … Continue reading Published Author? WHHHAAAAT?

Amos 4 – The God Who Acts

The people of God had become reckless and careless with not only one another but in their worship of Him…and never did they care. Even with God’s relentless actions in their lives (through “natural” actions (wind, rain, floods, etc but also by sending prophets) the people never responded. In today’s podcast we look at what the sins of the people had become and the reminder that God DOES act – and he still has been acting to this day. Continue reading Amos 4 – The God Who Acts

Galatians 5:13-6:6 What Do You desire?

In our last podcast (last because we had to skip it) we look at Paul’s declaration that simply because we can doesn’t give us the freedom TO. That while sin is in our lives and Christ saves us that doesn’t mean we can just live into the freedom to sin. You and I, by the grace of God, have the Holy Spirit living and dwelling and working in us – and HIS work doesn’t play nicely with the fleshly work! Continue reading Galatians 5:13-6:6 What Do You desire?

Galatians 6:7-18 Seeking the Approval of God

We’ve come to the end of our time in Paul’s letter to the church in Galatia and he closes it out by reiterating all that he has previously written passionately about. And as he rehashes all that he said, as he speaks to each group of people that are in the church, once more he asks: whom are you seeking the approval of? It’s a valuable question then and a valuable question today. Continue reading Galatians 6:7-18 Seeking the Approval of God