Tag Archives: Easter

The Problem With Rules

A lot of people think that religion and faith are based on rules. If you do all the right things, you are living out your faith and following your religion, right? And when you mess up, then you have somehow … Continue reading

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Answers to Prayer

Guest Post by Kathleen Wills This is my first guest post for this blog. Kathleen is a dear friend of many years who attends church with me. From what I have seen, she is having a time of intense study … Continue reading

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Devotion

Music has been my Lenten devotions this year. Yes, it is Lent, but you wouldn’t really know it by looking at my life (other than going to Lenten services on Wednesdays rather than prayer meetings). When I have a moment … Continue reading

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Jesus Had Highs and Lows, Too

Sometimes the highs and lows of our lives, including our spiritual lives, can be discouraging. Some days I go to worship, and God’s presence just surrounds me. I’m so overcome, I can barely stop myself from kneeling face down in … Continue reading

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Just Think

Today we mark the crucifixion of Jesus, commonly known as “Good Friday.” So as the day passed today, I’ve been thinking. What if Jesus hadn’t given Himself up for us and died on the cross? My whole life is built … Continue reading

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What Then Must We Do?

So in my last post The Simplicity of Salvation, I asked the following question: Do we have to do anything once we decide to accept Jesus’ free gift of salvation? After all, if it’s a free gift, then we shouldn’t … Continue reading

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It’s Lent: So What?

Depending on your church background, you may be aware that it is now Lent–the season that comes before Easter. Christians around you may be talking about what they’ve decided to give up for Lent. Catholics may be talking about not … Continue reading

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