I don't know about you, but when I choose to begin my mornings by embracing the new mercies Christ has bestowed on me, I am so much better equipped to handle what the day brings.Read More
With the election comes lots of discussion of what the American Dream is. Its definition is varied and contrasting across the board. I thought it was the perfect time to blow the dust off of the note card in my archive with this quote on it. Momma copied it out of an article she found inside the In Touch magazine and shared it with me longer back than I remember.Read More
I don't share the list above to give you another set of "rules" which you must keep track of and obey in order to be a Christian.
As I once read, "Being a Christian isn't about following all the rules, but being overcome by love".
If I am in love with Christ with my whole heart then my life will reflect His.
I will be consumed with sacrifice, forgiveness, encouragement, love, etc.
But like Paul confesses, I too often let myself slip into selfish desires of my sinful nature.