Well, I got sick at the end of October and dropped the ball on my #31Days posts. I still feel like I made a pretty valiant effort considering I was working full time this year. I’ve been up since 4:30 this morning. There was a small fire in my middle child’s room in the middle […]
I’ve alluded to my surgery several times on the blog but didn’t go into major ...
I am so spoiled by having a little Mexican meat market just down the road ...
Amanda “Mama Train” tells us about what the Hallelujah Hour is and why she hasn’t ...
Wow! October seemed to fly by. I hope you enjoyed our “31 Days of Music”. ...
Homeschooling 4 boys does not exempt me from…spit wads. Gross!
And so I tell you, every kind of sin and slander can be forgiven, but blasphemy against the Spirit will not be forgiven. Anyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven, but anyone who speaks against the Holy Spirit will not be forgiven, either in this age or in the […]
Back when I was doing my in-depth study of the Holy Spirit, I toyed with the idea of writing a book. Then I read Forgotten God: Reversing Our Tragic Neglect of the Holy Spirit by Francis Chan and decided there was no need. What an amazing study in the Spirit! Here is the Goodreads summary: In […]
Holy Spirit, Rain Down Words and Music by Russel Fragar Holy Spirit, rain down, rain down. Oh, Comforter and Friend, How we need Your touch again. Holy Spirit, rain down, rain down. Let Your power fall, Let Your voice be heard. Come and change our hearts As we stand on Your word. Holy Spirit, rain […]
Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers Goodreads Summary: Annith has watched her gifted sisters at the convent come and go, carrying out their dark dealings in the name of St. Mortain, patiently awaiting her own turn to serve Death. But her worst fears are realized when she discovers she is being groomed by the abbess as […]
Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good. To one there is given through the Spirit a message of wisdom, to another a message of knowledge by means of the same Spirit, to another faith by the same Spirit, to another gifts of healing by that one Spirit, to another […]
I wrote a little bit the other day about being led by the Spirit, but have you ever considered that the Spirit also puts stumbling blocks in our way to prevent us from doing things? Consider this passage in Acts: ‘Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept […]
The Spirit gives us Salvation. But we ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you as firstfruits to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth. 2 Thess 2:3 He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal […]
For we know, brothers and sisters loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not simply with words but also with power,with the Holy Spirit and deep conviction. 1 Thess. 1:4-5 I believe that our conscience is really the Holy Spirit. He convicts us when we need convicting. He helps us […]