Renewing Our Minds

There were so many different ways that I thought about introducing this topic, but growing up as a very visual and imaginative learner, I wanted to be able to describe something tangible for you to imagine as we continue, so I chose plants. I LOVE plants. I love the look of them, the smell of them and everything about plants because our great God made … Continue reading Renewing Our Minds

Whole Minded

As I sit to type this post, I marvel that we are turning the calendar into the final quarter of this year. The retail stores are full of autumn and Christmas decorations and I find myself looking forward to special meals and times with family and friends. Whether we consciously recognize it or not, we measure all of our lives in some sort of fraction. … Continue reading Whole Minded

Our Greatest Enemy

Sin.  A word that holds many connotations, a word that comes with a lot of baggage.  This word means different things to different people, mostly having to do with your religious background. To some, when we hear the word we immediately feel self condemned and ashamed. To others, we feel as though the word is almost a taboo, like it doesn’t matter because it doesn’t … Continue reading Our Greatest Enemy

Sword of the Spirit

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” Lies. I hate to break it to you, but the old saying, dating back before 1862 is, in fact, NOT true.  Honestly, I started this post in a completely different direction. It had something to do with heavy swords, skill, strategy and Gerard Butler’s beard, but it seems the Lord has something else … Continue reading Sword of the Spirit