Zip It

Zip It

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth – Proverbs 6:2

It is so easy to speak words without thinking about the cause and the effect of our speech. It’s not always wise to speak what’s on our mind and heart. Many have been offended and wounded because of words were spoken. If we just take the time to think about what we’re saying, and the mannerism we’re saying, it could eliminate division and sorry. ¬†There is no better instruction manual than the Word of God. (more…)

Guilt and Shame

Guilt and Shame

Whom God hath set forth to be a propitiation through faith in His blood, to declare His righteousness for the remission of sins that are past, through the forbearance of God – Romans 3:35.

A personal sin may be one of commission (doing something that is prohibited) or a sin of omission (failing to do what is required of us). It may also express itself in either an act or attitude.  Propitiation is the act of God motivated by His immense love, whereby He accepts the blood of Christ as the completed and satisfying sacrifices for all human sin that will establish a means of reconciliation between God and man.

One of the most difficult things for people to do is overcome the past. Mental health providers, social service and psychiatric practitioners as well as religious community will attest to the fact that “issues from the past continue to reverberate and ricochet into the present of most people’s lives causing a whole range of consequences from toxic relationships to emotional handicaps to even physical illness.

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