Comfort · Forgiveness · Prayer

When a Pastor is Accused…

Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 1 Peter: 4:8 At first I was shocked. Then I was mad. Then, I was simply enraged. And thereafter, I was judgemental announcing what he truly deserves. Lastly, I realized what I did wrong. I was not merciful nor graceful like… Continue reading When a Pastor is Accused…

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Forgiveness

The Most Important Key to a Happy Marriage

Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. Colossians 3:13 No human being is perfect. No relationship is perfect. No one's life is perfect. That said, when we live in such an imperfect world in our imperfect human bodies, we're… Continue reading The Most Important Key to a Happy Marriage

Bible Heroes · Comfort · Forgiveness

Why Do We Have Hardships?

But Joseph said to them, “Don’t be afraid. Am I in the place of God? You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives. Genesis 50:20 Joseph's story is one of my favorites to read! It is filled with so much emotion. It is quite… Continue reading Why Do We Have Hardships?

Forgiveness · Humbleness

What I Deserve

He does not treat us as our sins deserve or repay us according to our iniquities. Psalm 103:10 The world is full of broken hearts.  Their hearts are broken because their husband/wife, girlfriend/boyfriend was not what they expected to be.  They wanted this, but got that.  They expected it like this, but it turned out… Continue reading What I Deserve

Forgiveness

Granting Forgiveness

God wants our hearts. Our humble realization that without Jesus we are sinners and nothing more. I know I hurt Him on a regular basis. But I know that God loves when I come to Him asking for forgiveness. It really is a great feeling when someone asks you for forgiveness. You feel a sudden… Continue reading Granting Forgiveness

Communication · Forgiveness · Love

Expectations in Marriage

Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 1 Peter 4:8 Going into marriage, we all have certain expectations of how are spouse should be. We have preconceived notions of actions, words, and thoughts that our spouse should carry out in our life together. Some of these expectations we… Continue reading Expectations in Marriage

Forgiveness · Love · Prayer · Relationships

More on the Topic of Nagging

Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. Ephesians 4:29 We already discussed nagging when we want something, and how that drives our spouse away. However, there is another side if nagging that destroys relationships and… Continue reading More on the Topic of Nagging

Forgiveness · Love · Prayer

A Gentle Answer

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Proverbs 15:1 There was probably a time or two, or maybe even ten when we have gotten into a disagreement with our spouse. The easiest thing to do is to defend our own precious self or to even attack our spouse. But… Continue reading A Gentle Answer

Forgiveness

Two Good Forgivers

Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. Colossians 3:13. We all have those annoying arguments and disagreements. Unfortunately, life will throw those tests at us, so we have to have a plan to deal with them. First things first, an angry person… Continue reading Two Good Forgivers