My sin makes me so tired. This weekend I was really feeling the weight of it, and the conviction of the Holy Spirit. Over time this led me to the joy and freedom that comes when we exchange confessing our sins for the grace of Jesus. It is so healing to confess our sins to […]
All too often we waste our scars. We endure pain and we inflict pain. We are scarred.
I wrote a post this week about how I often get asked by people how they can forgive themselves of the sins of their past, and I haven’t had a great answer for it. Alicia Cosgray wrote a comment to the post that offers great advice and I’d like to share it with everyone. Thanks […]
“How do I forgive myself?” This is a question I get asked somewhat frequently as a pastor. Typically by someone who has recently received Jesus’ forgiveness for their sins. They believe Jesus forgives them. But they can’t forgive themselves. So they ask me how they can do that. And in all honesty, I don’t have […]
Yesterday I blogged on receiving the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition in my mailbox against my will, and how this surprise really set me on edge, due to my past issues with pornography. The blog I wrote was an emotional response to this surprise seduction, a seduction that sends my marriage, my ministry, and my entire […]