Category: Deception

Learning Suffering

My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. (James 1:2-3) No chastening seems to be joyful for the present, but painful; nevertheless, afterward it yields the peaceable fruit…

Mercy

Over the years I have heard the Gospel presented many times by many preachers and in many styles.  There is a harsh approach, where the preacher tries to frighten people into faith, and there is a softer approach, where people…

Who Has Believed?

Who has believed our report? And to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed? ~ Isaiah 53:1 And they remembered His words, and returned from the tomb and reported all these things to the eleven and to all the rest.  Now they were Mary…

The Love of God

By Kristen Wells  Wait! It’s not about me? I was struck recently by the fact that I was looking at life all wrong.  I am not sure why it has taken me so long to get here when the Bible…