making a case…

Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ... Ephesians 4:15 ESV Sometimes... a case must be made for truth... [Photo by Wesley Tingey on Unsplash] As human beings... our capacity for self-deception seems unlimited... We say one thing... but our actions speak another... something… Continue reading making a case…

temptation…

But one is tempted by one's own desire, being lured and enticed by it; then when that desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin, and that sin, when it is fully grown, gives birth to death. Do not be deceived, my beloved. James 1:14-16 NRSV All too often... we don't want to take responsibility… Continue reading temptation…

the path of wisdom…

When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom. Proverbs 11:2 ESV I read it in my morning reading... The path of pride burdens us with defensiveness, while the way of humility frees us to receive teaching and correction. The first path seeks self-justification, while the second pursues truth wherever it leads.… Continue reading the path of wisdom…