Tag Archives: sin

Two wrongs don’t make it right …

“When I call, give me answers. God, take my side! Once, in a tight place, you gave me room; now I’m in trouble again: Grace me! Hear me!” Psalm 4:1 David got into a tight place with God when he … Continue reading

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God didn’t do it …

“Naked I came from my mother’s womb,     naked I’ll return to the womb of the earth. God gives, God takes.     God’s name be ever blessed.” Job 1:21 Recently, I had a conversation with a friend about how difficult it is for me to pray … Continue reading

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Stairway to where?

“And he dreamed: A stairway was set on the ground and it reached all the way to the sky; angels of God were going up and going down on it.” Genesis 28:12 As part of our Quebec City experience, we followed other … Continue reading

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I love him …

“But so the world might know how thoroughly I love the Father, I am carrying out my Father’s instructions right down to the last detail.” John 14:31 Jesus told his disciples it was because he loved his Father so much … Continue reading

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Amazingly, we are saved …

“The amazing grace of the Master, Jesus Christ, the extravagant love of God, the intimate friendship of the Holy Spirit, be with all of you.” 2 Corinthians 13:14 Last Sunday I was singing along with the opening hymn in church … Continue reading

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Big Sin — Big Apology — Big Forgiveness — Daily Meditation Moment

April 18 “If forgiveness is minimal, the gratitude is minimal.” Luke 7:47 (The Message Bible) The e-mail I received started with, “Dear Linda, I am so sorry….” A misunderstanding caused a problem between an old friend of mine and me. … Continue reading

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Birth to Death — Daily Meditation Moment

December 26 “As the rocks rained down, ‘Stephen prayed, Master Jesus, take my life.’ Then he knelt down, praying loud enough for everyone to hear, ‘Master, don’t blame them for this sin’—his last words. Then he died. Acts 7:59-60 (The … Continue reading

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Tender with Sinners — Daily Meditation Moment

October 10 “Be tender with sinners, but not soft on sin. The sin itself stinks to high heaven.” Jude 23 (The Message Bible) “Love the sinner—hate the sin.” Eugene Peterson, author of “The Message,” uses more eloquent words in this … Continue reading

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