Cleaning House – Zechariah 5:1-11

Take a moment to pray. Ask God to speak to you through his word—for his Spirit to convict you of sin, teach you the truth, and lead you in walking by faith. Setting the Scene If we were honest, some days as Christians we just want to throw in the towel.  Fighting sin is hard.Continue reading “Cleaning House – Zechariah 5:1-11”

Good Shame- Ezekiel 43:10-27

Take a moment to pray. Ask God to speak to you through his word—for his Spirit to convict you of sin, teach you the truth, and lead you in walking by faith. Setting the Scene Coming to grips with our sin is never comfortable. It involves so many emotions: shame, guilt, fear, frustration, sadness, despair…Continue reading “Good Shame- Ezekiel 43:10-27”

Spiritual Heart Surgery- Ezekiel 11:1-25

Take a moment to pray. Ask God to speak to you through his word—for his Spirit to convict you of sin, teach you the truth, and lead you in walking by faith. Setting the Scene Hearts can be tricky. I don’t mean our literal hearts beating in our chests, but our capacity for responding toContinue reading “Spiritual Heart Surgery- Ezekiel 11:1-25”

Hiding Sin Never Works

There is no darkness, no deep darkness, where evildoers can hide. -Job 34:22 Hiding Sin Never Works One of Satan’s greatest lies is that we can successfully hide sin.  We are painfully realizing this as a nation.  The recent avalanche of sexual assault allegations has shocked us, despite the fact that our culture has virtuallyContinue reading “Hiding Sin Never Works”