Blame · Error · Forgiveness · Grace · Responsibility · Self-Deception · Sin · Thanksgiving

blame…

Jesus said, “You’re asking the wrong question. You’re looking for someone to blame. There is no such cause-effect here. Look instead for what God can do. …” John 9:3 The Message Oh…!¬†How often we want to blame someone else… and not take responsibility for our neglect… our choice… our stubbornness… in a situation… or circumstance……… Continue reading blame…

Error · Philippians · Strength · The Journey

The Journey Readings: Week 145… and our most common error…

Philippians… another of Paul’s letters to the church… packed with instruction… insights… warnings… we would do well to return to it over… and… over… in order to prevent error…In this short letter… I believe Paul points out our most common error… when it comes to living the Christian life… trusting in our own natural strengths…… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 145… and our most common error…

Dark · Error · Light · Restrainer · Truth

restraining lawlessness… for now…

For the mystery of lawlessness is already at work.Only he who now restrains it will do so untilhe is out of the way.2 Thessalonians 2:7 ESVIt’s no mystery that lawlessness is already at work…we see it all around us… just spend a few minutes watching the news…Not only is the man of lawlessness attacking people…… Continue reading restraining lawlessness… for now…