When Answered Prayers = A Locked Door

Greed —> Coveting —> Idolatry. “People get pretty upset when someone messes with their idols.” Father? What am I coveting? What have I made an idol in my life? What are the things I want more than you sometimes? Father I feel like I just wanted a miracle. I wanted something that was filled with [...]

Thank you for unanswered prayers

Back in college there was a man I thought I wanted to marry. This past weekend, he married someone else. Lord. Thank you for never answering my prayers about that man.  Thank you that he was not actually my husband.  Lord, thank you for protecting me from a man that was completely wrong for me. [...]

Grieve

Did you know that scripture says to grieve your sin? James 4:9 declares: Let there be tears for what you have done. Let there be sorrow and deep grief. Let there be sadness instead of laughter, and gloom instead of joy. - NLT Have you grieved your sin lately? I know I used to think [...]