Words of Fire, Words of Water

young woman looking off into the ocean, importance of words postJames 3:1-12

Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. For we all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect man, able also to bridle his whole body. 

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Be Different: Devotional On Psalm 1

a table with coffee and books, soft morning light covering itPsalm 1

Blessed is the man
    who walks not in the counsel of the wicked,
nor stands in the way of sinners,
    nor sits in the seat of scoffers;
but his delight is in the law of the Lord,
    and on his law he meditates day and night.

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3 Steps to Overcoming Shame

Jesus did not die so that you could continue to live in bondage to shame.

He died that you might be set free from sin and shame.

But how do you overcome the gripping shame in your life?

As many young women do, I struggled and still find myself struggling with a lot of shame. This shame we carry can stem from many different sources: things we have done, things people have done to us or the shame we sometimes feel just for being a woman.

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