Compassion > Offense

What if the counter-acting and abolishing force to offense was compassion? Instead of choosing offense, causing unrighteous anger and resentment, what if I choose to have compassion that causes connection and love? Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” Luke 23:34. Even though they chose to do it! Even though they blatantly did it! Jesus asked Father God for … Continue reading Compassion > Offense

The Desires of the Heart

Are you following the desires of your heart, or other’s hearts? When I think about the kingdom of God, I see it as a very shared, collaborative, triumphant realm. All victories that we experience are from the Cross. Your victory is my victory, my victory is your victory, because we are ONE body–unified by our faith. The Bible says, “They triumphed over him by the … Continue reading The Desires of the Heart

T I M I N G †

Often, I find myself in the tension of timing. So often, I find myself hearing someone or myself say, “In Gods Timing.” Sometimes, I find relief in that, but other times I feel like its a cop-out. Cop-out? Yes. As if we do not have the ability to make powerful choices for ourselves. On the same token, I do agree with the truth of “All in Gods Timing”: Ecclesiastes 3: There’s … Continue reading T I M I N G †