Posts Tagged ‘ sin ’

A Cause for Joy

12th August 2015 | 0 Comments

Psalm 119:74 reads, “May all who fear you, find in me a cause for joy, for I have put my hope in your Word.” This prayer of the Psalmist comes just after a series of verses acknowledging how God has allowed difficulties into his life to train and correct him. He admits, “I used to […]

No Room for Weeds

24th June 2013 | 0 Comments

I spent hours this week end in the yard working on the flower garden in the front and on the side of the house. Since the house we purchased was a foreclosure and had sat empty for a year, the gardens are in a distinct state of overgrowth. But underneath and in between the rampant […]

Removing the Scales

4th September 2011 | 1 Comment

I was visiting with a friend today and we were talking about how God works on each one of us to peal away the layers of sin and selfishness that keeps us from truly pursuing God. Often the pain we experience in our lives is a result of that process, even when we are not […]