Post by the Husband "For they themselves report concerning us the kind of reception we had among you, and how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God,"1 Thessalonians 1:9 In the Western World, we may not bow down to little statues -- but make no mistake, we have just… Continue reading Challenging Our Crown of Comfort
The ugliness of the sin was that they pretended to give up all the money of that property
So what are we hoping for this Christmas?
What are we longing for beyond the craze of commercialized Christmas, and looking forward to, before the year turns its other corner?
...when you just need a breather
That it's in embracing your own life that you become more alive.
And when you've convinced yourselves that it's really time to walk away is when you really walk away from the grace that's able to reconcile two broken halves together.
When you decide to carry hurts unexplainable is when you compromise the gift of His love so unsurmountable to break impossible barriers, and remake deeply broken lives.
"Inside the will of God there is no failure, outside the will of God there is no success". Knowing His will is the best security for a future unknown.
"Godliness" that has no contentment will be a legalistic pursuit of holiness that leaves the pursuer hungry and dissatisfied...