I Was A Leper

“He shall be unclean. All the days he has the sor e he shall be unclean. He is unclean and he shall dwell alone; his dwelling shall be outside the camp.” -Leviticus 13:46 Leprosy. Have you heard of it? It is a horrible disease that affects your skin. Leviticus uses many pages to go through the certain…

Conquering Insecurities

“But Christ as a son over His own house, whose house we are if we hold fast the confidence and the rejoicing of the hope firm to the end.” -Hebrews 3:6 Insecurity is something everyone struggles with. It has a way of slowly creeping into life and whispering lies to your mind. It tells you that…

Lord, Teach Me Compassion

“Lord, teach me compassion,” I prayed, “Show me how to love these people around me. Help me to understand their pain. Break my heart for what breaks Yours.” A few months later, as I was praying and looking back at my journal entries from around that time, I realized that God had given me what…

Saved from Prison

“For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.”  –John 3:16 Jesus died on the cross for me. I have heard that so many times that I gloss over it every time I read or hear it. But I recently…

Help! Not Needed, but Still Wanted

“and certain women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities—Mary called Magdalene, out of whom had come seven demons, and Joanna the wife of Chuza, Herod’s steward, and Susanna, and many others who provided for Him from their substance.” Luke 8:2-3 If you are like me, you’ve skimmed over certain verses that you felt weren’t all…