Category Archives: Sin Nature

Setting Aside Personal Rights For the Sake of Others

Happy Independence Day to my fellow Americans! “Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people He has chosen as His own inheritance.” – Psalm 33:12 May we humble ourselves and pray for our country, that our God … Continue reading

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Reaching Out to Our Youth

My husband is the director of the GSAE (Greater Spokane Association of Evangelicals). Last Thursday he sponsored a panel discussion on youth and why they are leaving the church. It was eye opening. Convicting. Humbling. And full of truth, whether … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Timothy, Anger, Children, Church, Depression, Disciples, Faith, Family, Fellowship, Friends, God, Healing, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, Joy, Knowledge, Lies, Life, Love one another, Lying, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Mind, Obedience, October 2015, Others, Prayer, Pride, Salvation, Self, Sin Nature, The Gospel, The Truth, The Way | 1 Comment

Embracing Our Mediator and His Cross

“We prefer that God speak to us in the sunshine, but sometimes He must speak out of the storm.” ~ Warren Wiersbe Every time I read through the book of Job, I look forward to the last few chapters– where … Continue reading

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The Truth Sets Us Free!

The voices haunt me sometimes. Oh no, not that kind of voices. Voices that mock me, reminding me that I am a mess, an idiot, worthless. Anyone else struggle with the voices? When you hear them day after day, it … Continue reading

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The One and Only Jesus

I just finished up my first week of jury duty. The first two full days were spent in voir dire for an SV case. Thankfully I did not make it on that panel of twelve. The next three days I … Continue reading

Posted in 1 John, Condemnation, Ephesians, Faith, Family, Forgiveness, God, God's Word, Grace, Hatred, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, John, Lies, Life, Love, Marriage, Men, Mercy, October 2014, Others, Prayer, Psalms, Romans, Salvation, Sin Nature, The Father, The Gospel, The Son, The Spirit, The Truth, The Way | Leave a comment

Back at the Beginning

I am back at the beginning. Reading about the beginning of all beginnings. The beginning of history and Creation: “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” ~ Genesis 1:1 The beginning of man: “Then God said, ‘Let … Continue reading

Posted in August 2014, Commandments, Consequences, Creation, Cursing, Death, Fellowship, Forgiveness, Genesis, God, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Hope, Jesus, Lies, Life, Love, Marriage, Matthew Henry, Men, Mercy, Nature, New Heaven and Earth, Obedience, Redeemer, Revelation, Sacrifice, Salvation, Satan, Self, Sin Nature, The Curse, The Fall of Man | Leave a comment

The Guilty Blues

I have been down in the dumps the last several days. Feeling blue. Discouraged. Perhaps even a bit without hope. And yesterday I felt like I needed to apologize to a friend for that. For not having an “up” day. … Continue reading

Posted in August 2014, Blessings, Depression, Faith, Family, Forgiveness, Friends, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, Hope, Jesus, Joy, Life, Nehemiah, Others, Prayer, Psalms, Repentance, Self, Sin Nature, Worry | Leave a comment