I remember my dad smiling and saying to me as a child, "Why, do you have a guilty conscience?", sometimes, when I would ask a question. This morning, I read a bible verse that brought that memory to my mind. This being so, I myself always strive to have a conscience without offense toward God… Continue reading Strive For a Clear Conscience
Today is Veteran's Day. I am thankful for all the men and women who have served in the military to protect our freedoms in the United States of America. Those that serve in the military make so many sacrifices. Freedom is not free. Some make the ultimate sacrifice and die, so we can have freedom.… Continue reading Praying That Your Struggles Turn to Joy
After we had children, I really wanted to teach them things that I did not know growing up. I want their lives to easier. I don't want them to make the mistakes that I made. I love how the epistles of Paul tell us how to live our lives. Paul wrote letters to the newly… Continue reading Pursue the Goodness of God
God asks us to do hard things. We have to let go of ourselves, and do God's will. We have to put away our pride and desire to control our lives. I don't know about you, but that is hard for me sometimes. Hopefully, if I keep practicing, it will get easier? Maybe? We have… Continue reading Soldiers of Faith
I have been reading the bible for a few years now, and recently I have been reading it everyday. I considered myself a Christian my whole life, but realized over the past four years, that I have so much to learn. Daniel had so much faith, he survived the lion's den and his friends survived… Continue reading What Can Anyone Do To Me, When God Is With Me?
Lately, I have seen Kanye West in the news for being a Christian. The number 1 song is "Jesus is Lord". I am not up on the latest trends, but I can get behind this one. How many people are seeing the song's name declaring Jesus is Lord? Wow, that is amazing! Every song on… Continue reading Turn Them From Darkness to Light
Growing up, I did not know the importance of reading the bible. I remember being young and trying to read the bible. It felt complicated, and I didn't understand it. I felt frustrated. There was so much that I did not know. I am still learning. A few years ago, I was going through a… Continue reading Bible Verses Are Our Shields