What a freaking month this one has been. I've honestly been in a dark place for most of it. Tomorrow can not get here fast enough for Stu...though I will freeze to death at work🥶 Despite my issues, I have managed to read and write a little. Such wonderful posts/stories have been shared. Many hit… Continue reading My Post Picks For October 2019
I must apologize up front. I haven't read as much this month but what I have read I see a pattern. It seems as if we are all going through a season this month. I believe the Lord is up to something in our community and its a good thing. As each of us share… Continue reading My Post Picks For September 2019
Can you imagine the thoughts running through the mind of Jesus, the one and only sinless man, when His Father turned His back on him. The separation He must have felt. Can you imagine the weight of our sins placed on Him? And yet to have His Father turn away…
When Jesus was hanging on the cross, He cried out, “My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?”
What was happening at that moment? I’m sure there was much more than we can imagine. My take:
- Scripture tells us that God laid on Him the sin of the whole world (2 Corinthians 5.21). God is holy, and cannot look upon or accept sin.
- Jesus had lived a life without sin, in perfect communion with His Heavenly Father, because He was God, Himself. That perfect communion was broken because He was covered in sin. He was flesh.
- Jesus asked a question: WHY have You forsaken me? In that flesh, separated from everything holy, Jesus experienced the deepest pits of sin. That sin, at its heart, is the desire to be like God, to make our own decisions, and to decide what is right and wrong. “Why can’t I go to…
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What a month this has been! The same day I get laid off my best friend gets let go and subsequently kicked out on the street by her boyfriend. Thankfully she is staying with friends. She has kept in contact with me. She is now employed. Thank you God! And I can hear a smile… Continue reading My Post Picks For March 2019
First, allow me to apologize for this months post picks being a little shorter than normal. It's been a very rough month for me emotionally and I just haven't felt like reading as much as I normally do. Please forgive me With that said here are some awesome posts that I did read and they… Continue reading My Post Picks For December