Crying Out in Prayer (When ONLY GOD Can Help)

Crying Out in Prayer (When ONLY GOD Can Help)

Prayer always captures the attention of our God. Have you ever been through a difficult time where your circumstances and situation appeared hopeless? More than walking through a rough patch or a couple of bad situations, I’m referring to times when we’re keenly aware that we lack the ability AND resources to help ourselves. Nor…

35 Psalms of Prayer and Praise Written by King David

35 Psalms of Prayer and Praise Written by King David

King David poured out his heart in prayer and praise in the Book of Psalms. King David’s life was far from perfect.  In fact, certain parts could accurately be described as scandalous.  Lust. Adultery. Lies. Murder.  Yep, Portions of David’s life had the perfect makings of a Lifetime movie.  There were sins in his past…

Examples of Forgiveness in the Bible: Powerful Lessons

Examples of Forgiveness in the Bible: Powerful Lessons

The Biblical accounts in this post exemplify the power and healing of forgiveness. I’m completely convinced that every time we approach God’s Word it has the ability to transform our hearts, mind, and life. “For the word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even two dividing soul and…

Bible Verses on Holding Grudges: Why Choose Forgiveness?

Bible Verses on Holding Grudges: Why Choose Forgiveness?

God’s Word tells us to forgive when we’re hurt and tempted to hold a grudge. I’d venture to guess every person reading my words has been hurt by someone. Wounds inflicted by others can be incredibly painful.  Painful can be putting it mildly. Our hurts can be heartbreaking, devastating, and even traumatizing.   Often the…

The Importance of Repentance According to the Bible

The Importance of Repentance According to the Bible

Genuine repentance is essential for a follower of Christ, so it’s important we understand exactly what it means. Some things are essential. Repentance is crucial in the life of a believer, yet the subject is often avoided out of concern of offending someone or coming across as judgemental. Omitting the need for repentance is withholding…