Bible Study, Encouragement

In Christ, I Am Protected (Day 13)

Do you know that God guards his children? He is our protector in more ways than merely the physical. God protects us from sin. I know that sounds a bit crazy when you consider that being saved does not mean that we will never sin again, but when we are saved by the grace of… Continue reading In Christ, I Am Protected (Day 13)

Bible Study, Encouragement

In Christ, I Am, Overwhelmed By My God (Day 11)

Do you ever find yourself reading scripture and becoming entirely overwhelmed by the way that God loves you?  One of my favorite books of the Bible is Ephesians. I love how God lays out of the incredible love he has for us and the promises he rains down over his children?  Ephesians 2:4-10 is one… Continue reading In Christ, I Am, Overwhelmed By My God (Day 11)

Bible Study, Encouragement

I Am, In Christ, Justified and Redeemed! (Day 1)

“I’ve done so much wrong, how could God ever love me or forgive me?” How often have you heard someone make this statement? Maybe you’ve let these words cross your mind. Or perhaps you find yourself comparing sins, believing that what you have done in life is far worse than anyone else, so how can… Continue reading I Am, In Christ, Justified and Redeemed! (Day 1)

Bible Study, Encouragement

Joy in the Mourning

Until tonight, I never realized that the mourning referenced in Matthew 5:4 doesn't’t mean mourning the death of a loved one. Rather, it’s mourning sin...my sin. When I mourn my own sin, and the reality that it breaks the heart of God, I have a truly repent heart. In my repentance, Jesus tells me that… Continue reading Joy in the Mourning