Anger · Grace · Repentance · Sorrow · Stirred Up

stirred up anger…

Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered, or you may learn their ways and get yourself ensnared. Proverbs 22:24-25 NIV The spirit of anger… it’s contagious… The day started with stirred up anger… aimed at me… Immediately engaging in defensive mode… I tried to explain… but it…… Continue reading stirred up anger…

Redemption · Repentance · Restoration

remake… vs… repent…

The revelation fleshed out this morning… when I heard of a man leaving his family… moved out of state… which brought to mind a woman… who recently divorced her husband…Over and over… when things go bad…we make moves… to remake our lives…When broken people… try to remake their lives…they leave a trail of brokenness behind…The…… Continue reading remake… vs… repent…

intimacy · Repentance · the Word

intimacy and repentance…

ChristianAudio.com offers a free audio-book for download each month… I highly recommend the one for this month… August… I’m just barely into chapter two… but what I’ve heard so far is so worth it…The title is… The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert…Walking… listening… the author shared… the first rule of repentance…Do you have to…… Continue reading intimacy and repentance…

Conviction · Hope · Repentance

seeing… hope…

A daily prayer journal… instructs during the time of confession…Ask God to reveal sins you need to turn from.┬áConfess. Repent.I asked… and was convicted by the answer…Hopelessness…Yes… I tend to be a pessimist… a pragmatist…Hope-full… is a place I fall short…After confession… I seek repentance… How do I make this u-turn…?And I recognize… it is…… Continue reading seeing… hope…