Indebted to Jesus

1 Timothy 1:12-17 I was reading this passage and thinking of how we are all indebted to Jesus.  We have done terrible things in our lives but He showed us such love and grace that we could only respond in humility and gratitude.  There are times when my past comes back to haunt me but … More Indebted to Jesus

Speaking the Truth

Jeremiah 11:18-23 God warned Jeremiah that there were men in his community who threatened to kill him if he didn’t stop prophesying against them.  It wasn’t because Jeremiah was a false prophet.  They knew that he was prophesying in the name of the Lord.  It was because they didn’t want to hear the truth.  And … More Speaking the Truth

Godly Sorrow

2 Corinthians 7:10 When I read this I remembered that Paul had written an earlier letter, rebuking the congregation for not acting in the case where a member was guilty of adultery. He had relations with his father’s wife, something that God had condemned. The other members had not dealt with matter. Apparently, they were … More Godly Sorrow