Forgive, Then Keep Forgiving

Forgive, Then Keep Forgiving

Forgiveness, it’s not an easy topic. Usually, we want to take the high road and be a person who forgives. But when it comes down to making the choice to forgive, we’d rather take the off roads, back roads, and detours around the actual process of forgiveness. Why is...
Training in God’s Grace

Training in God’s Grace

We often use grace and mercy interchangeably, but they are two different things. We need them both. Thankfully, Jesus extends both to us, freely. The Difference Between Grace and Mercy I attended a Lifeway women’s conference this past weekend where I heard eight...
Take Care to Hear the Word of God

Take Care to Hear the Word of God

Do we recognize how blessed we are to be Christians in this age? We have the privilege of constant access to the word of God! Even more, for many in the Western world, we can hear, read, and study His word any time we choose. That is a treasure to cherish! Back in the...
Points of Contact with Jesus

Points of Contact with Jesus

Sure-Footed When I was horseback riding in the mountains this summer, we rode some really narrow trails that clung to the side of the hill. I’m a pretty comfortable rider and not easily spooked, but I’ll admit to mostly holding my breath and leaning toward...