Clothed as a Child of God

Since God chose you to be the holy people he loves, you must clothe yourselves with tenderhearted mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. – Colossians 3:12 Getting dressed for work is a mundane task for me every day. I don’t have to put any effort into deciding what to wear to work everyday cause it’sContinue reading “Clothed as a Child of God”

Struggling with Envy

God works in different ways, but it is the same God who does the work in all of us. (1 Corinthians 12:6) Praise be to God for this day. Today, I pray the Spirit helps free us from a sin that I’ve struggled with time and time again – envy. I’ve seen others and thought,Continue reading “Struggling with Envy”

Be Encouraged

It is through lifting others up that we ourselves will be lifted. When we encourage others, we are encouraged.  We grow by building others up. We accept others so that we can be shown acceptance. And do we do this for our own good? Of course not. Everything is for the glory of God.  SoContinue reading “Be Encouraged”

Where is God in the suffering?

Why Does God allow bad things to happen to us? Most of us turn to God when we go through hardships, whether we are believers or not? Why would God allow this pain, this suffering, this heartache to me or anyone I know? If He loves me, why would God let this horrible thing happen?Continue reading “Where is God in the suffering?”

Desperate Prayers

If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God whom we serve is able to save us. He will rescue us from power, Your Majesty. But even if he doesn’t, we want to make it clear to you, Your Majesty, that we will never serve your gods or worship the gold statue you haveContinue reading “Desperate Prayers”

Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Love

But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self control. There is no law against these things! Galatians 5:22 How do we see Christ in our lives? How do we know He is there? Have we been transformed? Reborn? I don’t thinkContinue reading “Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Love”

Becoming a Proverbs 31 Woman

Virtuous – Hebrew word is Chayil which means “strength”, “might”, “army”, valiant”, and “riches” How did a godly woman turn from mighty and strong to dainty, demure,  and pure? A godly woman is called to be strong and valiant. In western culture, there is a sense of lordship with men being dominant. I can seeContinue reading “Becoming a Proverbs 31 Woman”