At War Pt 2: Our Weapons

Ephesians 6 NASV  10Finally, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of His might. 11Put on the full armor of God, that you may be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. 12For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the…

Are You Helping Your Tribe?

An anime, a rom-com, and a youtube from a Catholic priest all walked into my head... 😀   I have been thinking about families and tribes and friends and groups and 'bands of brothers'.   Are you and I actively seeking ways to help others in their quests, struggles, activities? Are we acting like a…

Gut Check: Enemies

"Have I any pleasure at all that the wicked should die? saith the Lord God: and not that he should return from his ways and live?" Ez 18:23   Ah. There's a gut check for us. Are we wanting our enemies to die or to be saved?

Gut Check: Am I Sinning?

I admit, I'm a little scattered today.  Struggling with whether something is a sin or not (it is not obviously a sin, but that does not mean I am not sinning.  Intent is bigger than action), checking my spiritual temperature.  Waiting on the labs. I don't know if this is something I'm not acknowledging is…