Turning 60

betrayal, trauma, relationships, help, hope, don't do it alone, EMDR, counseling

I came across this post I wrote on another blog I have, Not A Perfect Life, and I wanted to share it here. Although it has been two years since I turned 60 the words still resonate. Today is my last day being 59 years old. I guess it’s only natural that I am feeling … Read more

A New Kind Of New Year

new year, Southeast Church, Trip Lee, Paul David Tripp, living with the end in mind, messages about sexuality, our bodies belong to God, using our bodies as an act of worship

Happy New Year! The first service of the new year at our church, Southeast Christian in Louisville, Kentucky, started 2022 off with a bang. We had Trip Lee as a guest speaker and what a message it was! Kudos to Kyle Idleman and all those involved in arranging for Trip to come. It was a … Read more

Imperfect Perfection

Jesus made us perfect, we are imperfectly perfect in Jesus, because of what Jesus did, righteousness, hope, life, eternal life, not about this life, living with the end in mind

The enigma of the gospel is imperfect perfection. In our imperfections, we are made perfect (righteous) in Christ Jesus. This morning I read Paul David Tripp‘s New Morning Mercies and this is what it said; “If you obey for a thousand years, you’re no more accepted than when you first believed; your acceptance is based … Read more

Imperfect Perfection

The enigma of the gospel is imperfect perfection. In our imperfections we are made perfect (righteous) in Christ Jesus. This morning I read Paul David Tripp‘s New Morning Mercies and this is what it said ; “If you obey for a thousand years, you’re no more accepted than when you first believed; your acceptance is … Read more

Trouble Ourselves on Behalf of Others

He troubled Himself on Our Behalf stood out on the page as I was reading. “This is what I have against you, that you have not troubled yourself on my behalf.   I read this passage of scripture from a third party who stated it was from Jeremiah though I have not actually found the … Read more