Last week I shared from 1 John 3:11 which says, "The beautiful message you’ve heard right from the start is that we should walk in self-sacrificing love toward one another." In the following verse, verse 12, John briefly covers the story of Cain and Abel which...

Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful holiday season and are excited about 2019! I enjoyed taking the first week off from blogging and social media and now I'm ready to dive back in! What better way to start the New Year than with...

Being that we are so close to Christmas, I wanted to take a break from 1 John and instead share a passage that I know I have shared before, but want to share again. Isaiah 9:6 says, "For to us a child is born, to us...

Have you ever heard someone said, "I don't deserve to go through XYZ?" He or she could be talking about any number of things like infertility or cancer? Personally I always want to respond with "What you actually deserve is death on the cross." Because...

The last few weeks I have been sharing on the topic of keeping God's commands from 1 John 2. To catch you up to speed, last week I posted from 1 John 2:3-4, sharing that anyone can say they know Jesus, but the person who...

I can't stop thinking about the question, "what about my life looks different?" I have been reading 1 John and as I was reading chapter 2, it stopped me in my tracks and brought me back to this same question again. 1 John 2:3-4 says,...