Grace Changes Everything

Happy Monday! You may have noticed before that I have become a fan of Becky at So Very Blessed.  She has an amazing insight from her own personal journey. For those of us who have battled the weight loss journey, this may sound familiar.  You beat yourself up with guilt and shame and when that…

Amazing Grace Bible in a Year For by grace you have been saved through faith. — Ephesians 2:8 Ephesians 2:1-10 Pressed into service in the Royal Navy, John Newton was dismissed for insubordination and turned to a career trafficking in slaves. Notorious for cursing and blasphemy, Newton served on a slave ship during the cruelest…

It Is Finished.

It is finished. That sounds so final, and it was.  How difficult it is for me to accept that though.  The past, the shame, the sins just seem too overwhelming.  How can it be finished? It is finished because He said so.  He paid the price, He bought our freedom with His life. But then,…

His Name is Jesus – Max Lucado

His Name is Jesus by Max Lucado HIS DEATH Jesus… The palm that held the universe took the nail of a soldier. On the eve of the cross, Jesus made His decision. He would rather go to hell for you than go to heaven without you. HIS RESURRECTION Jesus… The moment He removed the stone,…

It’s Holy Week

It’s Holy Week! For me, and I’m sure many others, it is contemplation week.  A week of heartbreak, grief, and at the same time …joy.  Just to think that thousands of years ago, God knew my name and loved me enough to send His only Son to save me, and you! Jesus came to earth…