When The Past Hasn’t Passed

When The Past Hasn’t Passed

Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead…(Philippians 3:13). Have you heard the now “old hat” line…”Denial isn’t just a river in Egypt”? I’ve used it before in...
It’s A Shame—Part 2

It’s A Shame—Part 2

Rev. Chester Wright said, “Unresolved shame is the most debilitating spiritual condition with which we contend today. It is the root of almost all Christian inconsistency…Giving up hope of being any different drives more to backslide than temptation or sin.” In...
It’s A Shame—Part I

It’s A Shame—Part I

“For the scripture saith, Whosoever believeth on him shall not be ashamed.” Romans 10:11 “Shame on you! What’s the matter with you! You’re so clumsy (stupid, ugly, etc.)! Can’t you ever do anything right?”Sound familiar?Families living in a state of dis-grace are...