The Lord is Near :: Quietly Through Thursday Link-up #32

The Lord has made us a wonderful promise. That he is near to all who call on him in truth. So why does he feel so distant at time? What might we be missing or failing to do to recognize his presence? This post may contain some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. “The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.” Psalms 145:18 I realize that in our Quietly Through reading plan we haven’t quite made to Psalms yet, […]

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When the Angel of the LORD Spoke :: Quietly Through Thursday Link-Up #30

When was the last time you were made aware of your sin and you took the time to repent? If you’re like me, it may take you a minute to remember when last this happened. Confession and repentance are a crucial part of a Christians walk with the Lord and may need to happen more often than we think. This post may contain some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. So it was, when the Angel of the LORD spoke these words to all the children of Israel, […]

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Confess :: Quietly Through Thursday Link-up # 27

And it shall be, when he is guilty in any of these matters, that he shall confess that he has sinned in that thing: and he shall bring his trespass offering to the Lord for his sin which he has committed… Leviticus 5:5-6 Confess. It means to show one’s self as guilty. Sin. It means to miss or wonder away from the path of righteousness. Sin and confess. These aren’t words that I like to talk about too much. Well, at least I don’t like talking about them when it comes to my own sin […]

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If We Confess Our Sins :: Quietly Through Thursday Link-Up #20

If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 1 John 1:9 We simply confess. He forgives. He cleanses. What a wonderful promise! What a verse to keep in mind as I pray! In fact, it is the verse I most often pray back to God when I am struggling with sin.  So, needless to say, I pray this verse pretty regularly — almost daily. Probably should pray it daily. Definitely, need to pray it daily. Because I am a sinner. A […]

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