I was perusing around Pinterest the other day and ran across a quote that got me to thinking. It said “Forgiveness doesn’t excuse what the other person did; it means you are letting God settle the score.” I read it and then reread it. There was something about it that was snagging for me in… Read More Forgiveness…Not As Easy As It Sounds?
Why do we make things that are supposed to be so simple…so difficult? Am I the only one? By God’s grace I think I’m getting better at it but, WOW! I can get so frustrated with myself sometimes. I’ve been going through the Bible chronologically this year (I certainly haven’t been consistent every day but… Read More So Simple, So Difficult
After two days of randomly, and not consistently, complaining about his throat hurting, I decided to take a look in my son’s throat. Sure enough…red spots everywhere. Because of my own childhood, I am intimately acquainted with strep throat, so off to Urgent Care we went at 5pm. An hour later, a confirmed diagnosis of… Read More Is That Complaining I Hear?
I was reading today about King Ahab of Israel and King Jehoshaphat of Judah. The King of Judah followed after the things of God but the King of Israel did evil in God’s eyes. In an effort to bring peace, King Jehoshaphat went to visit King Ahab. When he arrived he was asked by Ahab… Read More The Importance of Godly Counsel