He canceled the record of the charges against us and took it away by nailing it to the cross. -Colossians 2:14 This month we celebrate 242 years of freedom from Great Britain. On July 4, 1776 the Declaration of Independence was signed freeing Americans from British rule and taxation. Over 2,000 years ago Jesus became … Continue reading The Power of the Cross
If the Son therefore shall make you free, you shall be free indeed.- John 8:36 What is salvation? And how does it bring freedom? It all began in the Garden of Eden with Adam and Eve. They ate the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil, which God warned them not … Continue reading Freedom Through Salvation
“Teacher,” they said to Jesus, “this woman was caught in the act of adultery. The law of Moses says to stone her. What do you say?” John 8:4-5 It goes without saying we have all been “caught” in our sins. I could easily insert my name in this verse. I may not … Continue reading Caught In The Act
Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. We'll be back June 12th. So if the Son sets you free, you are free indeed. John 8:36 [WARNING: This blogger is having a rough week. Or it could be hormones. But isn’t that the same thing? Bless you, dear reader, for bearing with … Continue reading Free? What Is This “Free” of which You Speak?
My story is one that is notorious. Most at the very least, know my name. Bathsheba. The woman bathing on the roof that King David had to have. The harlot who became the king's wife after her husband was killed in battle at David's orders so to cover up a scandalous affair and illegitimate pregnancy. An affair in … Continue reading The Real Bathsheba
Eve's Heart “You will not certainly die,” the serpent said to the woman. “For God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.” … Continue reading Eve’s Heart
...so we won't have to. This is Passion week, this Sunday is Easter. Everywhere you look there’s pastel and bunny decorations, a great assortment of Easter baskets and the oh so anticipated Easter candy for sale. This day will come with Easter egg dying and hunting, kids of all ages enjoying baskets filled with the … Continue reading Jesus Went to Hell…