Have you ever felt like a victim of your circumstances? Helpless to ever have a normal life because of something in your past? Perhaps you’ve convinced yourself that whatever may have happened to you is destined to write the chapters of your story still to come? Satan will use whatever tiny seed of negativity he … Continue reading Victim or Victor?
I felt the warning signs blaring. An emotional bomb was ticking in my soul as I walked out of the door. I had just been in the company of someone that I dare say did not leave me feeling better than when I’d first arrived. This person wasn’t evil. On the contrary they confess to … Continue reading Don’t Be Deceived
Redemption often comes in forms we can't begin fathom and only God can orchestrate. Such was the case for Judah, through the woman who bore him sons— Tamar. Perez stirs and coos in the crook of my arm while Zerah slumbers on my chest having just nursed for the first time. My body still aches … Continue reading Nothing Is Beyond Redemption
Judah then said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, "Live as a widow in your father's household until my son Shelah grows up." For he thought, "He may die too, just like his brothers." So Tamar went to live in her father's household. Genesis 38:11 Tamar learned a painful lesson not once but twice. To ensure it … Continue reading Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave