In Part 2, we talked about all the negative outcomes of sin, so today I will talk about the positive outcomes of living by the Holy Spirit. I’m going to put a different twist on the way I discuss these verses today. Galatians 5:22-26 reads: 22 But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in … Continue reading The Constant Battle: Part 3
In Part 1 (read here), we talked about how we all have sinful desires, Christians and non-Christians, but once you accept Christ as your Savior, you are no longer a slave to those desires. Today, I’m going to focus on the outcome of following your sinful nature. Last time we did Galatians 5:16-18, today we … Continue reading The Constant Battle: Part 2
This weekend my Bible study group is hosting our annual girl’s night sleepover with elementary and middle school-aged girls. I decided to write about our scripture we will focus on this weekend, Galatians 5:16-26. These verses are not just applicable to young girls; they are pertinent to each and every one of your lives. I’m … Continue reading The Constant Battle: Part 1
“What makes someone a good doctor?” That was a question on a reader’s digest that I subscribe to. Is it a provider who stays up to date on medical knowledge, treats patients with respect, or makes ethical decisions? I guess it depends how you define the word good. In order for doctors (MDs) and physician … Continue reading Defining Good
I think TBS was holding a Lindsay Lohan marathon last week because I watched Freaky Friday followed by Mean Girls. It’s been a while since I watched Mean Girls, but this one is a classic. It’s basically about high school girls, known as “the plastics,” who are extremely fake; it’s all about lies, deceit, and … Continue reading Loving Others: Gossip, Grudges, and Hatred
Happy 2018 everyone! The Christmas season is over, and we have now entered into the Ice Age. Ha, well not exactly but it definitely feels like it. I mean, it was -14 °F when I drove to work yesterday morning. It’s that kind of weather where you can feel your boogers freeze when you breathe. … Continue reading Winter is Here.
You’re scrolling through your Facebook feed, and you see a sad post from one of your FB friends. There are a bunch of comments like, “sending thoughts & prayers your way” or “praying for you & your family.” You comment something very similar and continue to scroll through your newsfeed. Oh wait a second; you … Continue reading Pray Now… and Later