Tags » Spiritual Discernment

How Beautiful Are Your Ways, Oh God!

How great are your works, O LORD! Your thoughts are very deep!
 – Psalm 92:5

How many are your works, LORD! In wisdom you made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. 803 more words

Waking Eve

God Will Examine and Decide

4 My conscience is clear, but that doesn’t prove I’m right. It is the Lord himself who will examine me and decide. – 1 Cor.4:4 NLT… 196 more words

Conviction or Condemnation?

When I was in college, pastoral ministry students had a sarcastic ministry title that we conferred upon people who made it their business to create in others a false sense of shame. 571 more words

Sin is a choice!...

“So the trouble is not with the law, for it is spiritual and good. The trouble is with me, for I am all too human, a slave to sin. 852 more words

Spiritual Blindness

Not only can money and material possessions not satisfy the desires of the heart or bring the lasting happiness they deceptively promise, but they also blind those who pursue them to eternal, spiritual concerns (1 Timothy 6:9,10) 9 more words



From one perspective Psalm 119  is one of the most self serving prayers in the Bible. Look at how verses 33 through 40 begin, “Teach me… Give me understanding,… Lead me… Incline my heart… Turn my eyes… Turn away my reproach…” It concludes with the words, “revive me.” 551 more words


The Higher Mandate

We constantly balance obligations. We have an obligation to spend time with our families, but if the neighbor’s house catches fire while he is sleeping in his bed, our obligation to wake him and get him to a place of safety outweighs our promise to read to the children. 565 more words