PLEASE READ: Matthew 1:18-25 In this passage we are introduced to two exceptional human beings, both of whom are chosen to fulfill the prophecy of the Messiah in Isaiah 7:14. Enter, Mary and Joseph; the parents of Jesus. For years Joseph has taken a back seat to Mary. However, Matthew gives him the honor […]
Character and Integrity
As Christians our character should emulate that of Christ Jesus. It is one of the most important ways we represent Him in this world to those who don’t know him. In short, your character and integrity will determine your reputation with God and man. Here you will find posts on how to develop areas that are weak, fortify areas that are strong, and heal areas that are broken.
Blind Spots: When Hidden Areas Become Exposed For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. Neither is there any creature […]
Preparing for Your King: The Lesson of Esther Esther is an iconic queen. I love her and her story for many reasons. She represents so much… Redemption – an orphan girl chosen to be the bride of a great king Purity – a virgin who is favored above all for her wholesome and pristine beauty […]
Living With Your Inner Man: Getting Real About the Real You If you’ve ever felt misunderstood, misjudged or completely misinterpreted, this post is for you. If your inner life drives you crazy despite your calm and collected countenance, this post is for you. If you are doing the right things for the wrong reason, this […]
Straight Talk About Gossip: What It Is and How to Avoid It There is perhaps nothing that turns me off quicker than gossip. It is one of the first indicators of someone’s character. Of all the topics on my heart (and there are many), after praying this is the one God landed on. And I […]
Discerning the Company You Keep: Personality vs Character We’ve all known them: People who dazzle us with a warm charm and light-hearted wit, yet when we get to know them, there is no substance, and there is a lack of character that leaves us scratching our head. The opposite is also true: We can meet […]