Tag Archives: Sin

Jesus: Grace and Glory

See to it that no one falls short of the grace of God like we fall short of the glory of God. Jesus lived a perfectly holy and sinless life, became for us the perfect lamb of sacrifice on the … Continue reading

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Jesus is the Answer to Avoiding Sin

We are to throw off the sin that so easily entangles. Sin is doing what we do not want to do.  You see, when we walk close to God, we can easily identify sin and commit to avoid it.  Then … Continue reading

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Deliberate

Are you being deliberate in your faith to stay near to God?  We have some tough teaching today relating to what happens when do the opposite: When we deliberately continue to sin against God, we treat the blood of Jesus … Continue reading

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Banking on the Slowness of God’s Anger

Just how slow is God to anger, anyway? The fullness of God’s character spans the ultimate in grace and mercy to the anger and his holiness in action. I’m banking on the slowness of God’s anger, and today I’m reminded … Continue reading

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Held Back and Reverent

Moses, the amazing leader and servant in God’s house, couldn’t enter the promised land because of pride and disobedience.  The leadership lesson is that God may choose to hold us back.  This is why reverence and humility need to thrive … Continue reading

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From Balancing Scales to True Freedom

Many believe they are ready to meet God because their good outweighs their bad.  God’s truth is that all have sinned and fall short of his glory.  The standard isn’t the balance of scales, it is God’s holiness and glory.  … Continue reading

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Turning Back To God

When we decide to return to the Lord, he will restore us. We might think that God will not show mercy, because we think we are too far gone or that God only judges.  The truth is that God will … Continue reading

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