Trusting as we wait

Quotations from NKJV Bible Gateway https://www.biblegateway.com/ and Dr. Larry Crabb When God’s Ways Make No Sense unless indicated otherwise Setting: When reading the passages from Lamentations, we need to consider the context: Jeremiah the Prophet of God is writing after experiencing the horrors of invasion and captivity. God has recently brought judgment against His chosenContinue reading “Trusting as we wait”

Pressing Ahead to Christ

Scripture: Philippians 3:13-14 13 Brethren, I do not count myself to have apprehended; but one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead, 14 I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. NKJV Setting: Paul’s Goal Paul writesContinue reading “Pressing Ahead to Christ”

Walking with God: Courage in Faith

Walking with God requires courage, integrity, and abandoning ourselves. I want to dedicate this post my mother and grandmother who demonstrated these truths in their walks of faith! Thanks to all of the Godly women who have set an example for us all! Taylor Combs writes about courage and how we can be courageous becauseContinue reading “Walking with God: Courage in Faith”

God’s Judgment is Love!

For the third post considering God’s ways, we will focus on the wonderful truth that God’s judgment is also an operation of His love. While this seems to be a contradiction, scripture presents God’s judgment as being a redemptive force. The first chapters (1 to end of 3) of Romans explains how that we allContinue reading “God’s Judgment is Love!”