I am a special education teacher at a high school and several of my students have a strong and pure faith that some people never find in a lifetime. Somehow it is easy for my young friends to see their own need and approach God for help. They are truly blessed as Jesus refers to at the beginning … Read more about Seeing your need
I just finished the story of Immaculee Ilibagiza, a survivor of the Rwandan holocaust. She survived by hiding in a small bathroom for 91 days with seven other females. She sustained herself emotionally and spiritually by praying on and off the entire time! At one point in her story, killers are … Read more about Dear “little faiths”
I have always been a self-disciplined person, so practicing the spiritual disciplines came easily to me. I know that we all have unique personalities with a variety of strengths and weaknesses, but I cannot stress enough the power of scripture study, prayer, and meditation. As a special education … Read more about Cognitive Behavior Therapy…Biblically
So, I believe that you will need to make a decision. You are going to need to come to God daily and ask him to fill you. You will “pant for him as a deer pants for water”. (psalm 42:1) Devote yourself to the study of his word and to prayer so he can heal you. Right now, we long for other things, … Read more about Give Me Eyes To See
As I mentioned before, I have been a church goer my entire life and have practiced Christianity in many different forms, so I would be appalled if my little blog were to lead someone towards religiosity. I believe that this bondage is perhaps the worst of all because it masquerades as a form of … Read more about Learning to Pray
The narrative opens with an argument. The disciples are arguing with the teachers of the law about a demon possessed boy that the disciples had tried to heal, but the demon was too strong. When the demon saw Jesus, it threw the boy into convulsion where he fell to the ground and rolled around … Read more about How Long Has He Been Like This?
I do not have any learning problems to speak of. I have gone to church my entire life, yet I just now discovered the pearl of great price in my early forties! I have always loved the parable of the pearl of great price (Matthew 13:44-46). If you have traveled to the third world and have seen … Read more about Finding The Pearl