I have been saved by grace simply through believing that Christ died for me. (Ephesians 2:8-9) I must admit that I struggled much in my early faith walk to comprehend the difference between mercy and grace! Mercy: Outward manifestation of pity; assumes a need/a plea for help by the asker; a disposition to forgive Grace: Endued … Continue reading Grace Got Me!
May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us -- yes establish the work of our hands. Psalm 90:17 What would your life look like if you hungered for more and quit living at status quo? How would your life change if you allowed your desires to … Continue reading Raising the Bar
But I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in obedience to all I command you, that it may go well with you. Jeremiah 7:23 Sometimes lessons in life come in the least expected ways. "Hey there," I cooed to a runaway dog who had … Continue reading I Am Obedient
What does it mean to have favor? I've prayed for favor for myself, for my family, and for friends...when going for a job interview, making an offer on a house, when going into a meeting to present a proposal and many other reasons. According to dictionary.com favor means an attitude of approval or liking. But … Continue reading Undeserved Favor