Holidays can trigger painful emotions in individuals who have lost or been estranged from loved ones. When hurting, we can turn to the Lord for comfort and hope.
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GOD'S GRACE AND MERCY CAN COVER US AND EMPOWER US TO CHANGE, EVEN WHEN WE'VE BLOWN IT BADLY.
At this very moment, an ancient battle continues to wage between Satan, the enemy of our souls, and the daughters of Eve. Since the Garden of Eden, this enemy has been unrelenting in his attempts to shame, strip and dishonor women in order to challenge God's work in their lives.
Sadly, his most vicious offensives are often launched under the guise of religion. Nowhere in the Bible is this more evident than in the story of the woman caught in adultery. This account, found in John 8:1-12, is an incredible and telling example of the cruelty of law and religion as well as the beauty of God's mercy and love. read more
Have you considered how much God loves you? God is love, and He wants only what is good and what is best for you. Regardless of how things have gone (or haven't gone) for you, God desires to manifest His goodness in your life and do exceedingly, abundantly above all that you ask. read more
God intends for women to play active and vital roles in the ministry. The Bible reveals that women were used in the ministry of Jesus, without prejudice or limitation. read more
Sometimes it is the most desperate places in life where we learn the most valuable lessons. Often, these lessons consist of things we think we know. We believe that we understand what it is to forgive. Mercifully, most of us are never put to the ultimate test. But the Scriptures tell us of the Son of God, who showed us how far love could go. He is our example when we are tried, and by His strength, we can respond in genuine loving forgiveness that is beyond our human capabilities. read more