Being Good Is Just a Fable

Do you remember way back in the day when Amy Grant first sang “I Have Decided”? I do. I was just a kid and enjoyed that song so much. I would blast that cassette tape on my stereo, shout the lyrics at the top of my lungs, and dance like crazy in front of my bedroom mirror. Oh, it was so much fun! But, oh, how it confused me so. Being good is just a fable? I just can’t cause I’m not able? What is this Grant girl talking about? How do you get to […]

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The Potter and the Clay

Does not the potter have power over the clay, from the same lump to make one vessel for honor and another for dishonor. ~ Romans 9:21 O, how I long to be a vessel created for honor; I so desire that the LORD is glorified through me. So I set out to do His good works, not realizing that my flesh has tricked me and in reality I am attempting to do my own “good” works and pretending to do them in His name.  You may ask, “Whats the difference – doing His good works or […]

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