On Blamelessness

So I have been engaging in some willful sin lately and I asked God to help me repent. Today, I read Matthew 3 for devotion and two things jumped out at me: John the Baptist told people to repent and Isaiah described it as making way for God/ clearing the road for him (Matthew 3:… Continue reading On Blamelessness

I am Jerusalem – On fear and doubt

Happy New Year folks!!! I know I have been silent for a minute but its 2018 and old things have passed away 😉. To kick off the year, I thought to share my first big lesson of 2018. I hope it blesses you! Yesterday, I was listening to a sermon by Steven Furtick of Elevation… Continue reading I am Jerusalem – On fear and doubt

On John 11

John 11 tells the story of Lazarus’ death and resurrection. In reading, here are a few things that struck me. 1. Upon hearing that his friend was sick, Jesus immediately knew that Lazarus would not die. He knew the situation would be used for God’s glory (John11:4).  The Bible then goes on to say: “Now… Continue reading On John 11

Musings on Luke 22 – God’s MO and “Enemies”

Hey folks!!!! I know. I know. I have been silent for a long while and it is partly a result of laziness but mainly because I have been struggling a bit spiritually and emotionally but that is neither here nor there at this point. What is important is that God used a friend of mine… Continue reading Musings on Luke 22 – God’s MO and “Enemies”

On Genesis 4

Genesis 4 had me a bit stumped. Some mornings, I would wake up, think about what I had read and be like, “this does not make sense.” Today, I don’t claim to have a complete understanding but I can share what I know. Before we dive in, note that Genesis 4 tells the story of… Continue reading On Genesis 4

Musings on stillness and rest

My Bible study is currently doing a series called Knowing God by Name. The study involves daily lessons on a new name of God and one of the names for this week was Yahweh Nissi – The Lord my banner. The lesson here is that God is our victory – the banner we raise high… Continue reading Musings on stillness and rest

On Genesis 3

Genesis 3 tells the story of the fall of man and there are a few nuggets of wisdom here I would like to share: One When Eve decided to eat of the forbidden fruit, she did not do it to spite God. She wanted something good. She partook of it because it looked good to… Continue reading On Genesis 3