How Fearing God Takes The Fear Out Of Everything Else

Making the appointment felt like a death sentence. Admitting my shaky sensitivities to, of all people, a psychiatrist. An untrustworthy, over-confident, judgmental, intellectual. He was going to tell me how hopeless I was. Look at me like a weak old woman. Send me out limping on both hips. Feeling worse than when I went in. … Continue reading How Fearing God Takes The Fear Out Of Everything Else

There’s More To Us Than Our Worst Moments

"Movement is life." He said it like it was gospel. I guess if you’re needing a chiropractor, it's what you want to hear. Still, his comment hung hollow in the air. "Listen to your body. It tells you what it needs." Those were the words that touched a nerve. All day I'd been questioning what … Continue reading There’s More To Us Than Our Worst Moments

Forsaking All Others

Romans 2:25For circumcision is indeed profitable if you keep the law; but if you are a breaker of the law, your circumcision has become uncircumcision.Circumcison/Baptism, like matrimony, profits the family, only if one remains faithful to the head(Jesus Christ). Then the children follow, and the family(the body of Christ) increases.If I walk down the isle … Continue reading Forsaking All Others

A Shield

Yesterday I had a lot of discomfort. Pain in my toes, ankles, and knees. I had hot flashes regularly. These fleshly troubles made me cry and feel helpless. Satan whispered, "God is punishing you for your sins."Smoke went up from the Lord's nostrils. "Is that what I have promised you?"2 Samuel 22:29-31"For You are my … Continue reading A Shield

Saved by the Blood

Been asking the Lord about the meaning of His blood. I see that physical entities possess a spiritual counterpart.So what is the meaning of such passages as “justified by His blood”(Rom 5:9), “Christ’s blood cleanses our conscience from dead works to serve the living God” (Heb 9:14), “Purchased by His blood” (Acts 20:28)In the Old … Continue reading Saved by the Blood