Sep 26, 2020
This is the final week of our study using the book, A Gentle Answer by Scott Sauls. Sauls has perhaps the most difficult sin to forgive - betrayal. He makes the bold statement that Christians not only forgive our betrayers; we actually bless them.
Sep 25, 2020
We often confuse repentance with atonement. Repentance is more than saying I am sorry. The word means "to change directions." Repentance is actually hard work of owning what you did, understanding why you did it and the harm that it caused, and trying to make amends for righting the wrong you did. Only then can you...
Sep 19, 2020
Those who follow Christ must pursue reconciliation and redemption over judgment and grudges. Ellen helps us to understand why.
Sep 18, 2020
We as followers of Christ should be both forgiven and forgiving people. We prefer being forgiven over forgiving, especially if we have not allowed the Spirit to transform our lives. You cannot transform your own life as any addict will tell you. Instead, you must go through the process and that begins with...
Sep 12, 2020
No one likes criticism but in Christ, we as Christians develop the ability to hear truth in love from our brothers and sisters in Christ.