Tag Archives: Sin

Fear of the Lord IV: Avoiding Snares of Evil

When we have awesome reverence for God we will be able to avoid evil and the snares of death. Turn back toward the one who will steer you through the gauntlet to safety. You can’t get their on your own. … Continue reading

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Cutting Out Stumbling Blocks

Sometimes we believe things, do things, and go places which are detrimental to following Jesus and finding God’s path for us. Some relationships and friendships have the same effect. Today Jesus teaches us to consider cutting the stumbling blocks out … Continue reading

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It Is Finished!

When Jesus was sacrificed for us, he proclaimed, “It is finished!” When Jesus died, the cycle of sacrifice for sins was fulfilled. Jesus fulfilled the whole sacrificial system. In his sacrifice, we never have to atone for sin again. We … Continue reading

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Forgiving God

We can rely on God to not move. He is our rock of salvation. He is the unchangeable one who is the same yesterday, today, and forever. Unfortunately, we don’t stay the same in our closeness to God. So when … Continue reading

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You Need God

God made a plan so that even though we fall short of his glory, we don’t have to fall short of his grace. We need God because among other amazing things, God is gracious. He has the answer to our … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

Jesus forgives based on his love for us. Come to him. Today. You don’t need to earn it. You don’t need to prove you deserve it. Forgiveness of sins is available to us as we acknowledge our need and look … Continue reading

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Repeat Offender

The dog can’t help himself but to go back to its vomit and the sow goes back to the mud. This is the pattern and tendency of the human heart to be attracted to sin. Fools repeat their folly, yet … Continue reading

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