Psalm 13: Rest…From Me

One of the most harmful, and strongest feelings we can have is that of guilt. It weighs heavy on us, cripples us and, in our relationship with God, it can tell us lies that we have done something so bad that God has washed his hands of us. In today’s podcast we’ll look at Psalm 13, David’s feelings and emotions, and the power that guilt can have on a believer in telling us lie that God is done with us. Continue reading Psalm 13: Rest…From Me

FamilyFire: Letting Go of Shame

I frequently write for a branch of the church denomination that I serve (Christian Reformed Church) called “FamilyFire.” Their goal is to provide blogs and thoughts to help others with struggles and also to give encouragement – and sometimes those writings I do for them actually find their place and get published. This blog, on “Letting Go of Shame” is one of those. This blog, … Continue reading FamilyFire: Letting Go of Shame

Psalm 38: Finding Rest in Forgiveness

First Off…read Psalm 38! One of the internet sensations right now is animal-shaming. The owner comes home and sees that their beloved family member (a dog or a cat…usually a dog) has utterly destroyed the home. The couch is ripped up, pillows have had their innards pulled out, the walls have been chewed on and scratched up, shoes have been destroyed, and it simply looks … Continue reading Psalm 38: Finding Rest in Forgiveness