Category Archives: Sin

Pleasing God

Those controlled by the sinful nature cannot please God. Romans 8:8 After being diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, I tried to continue my work as an engineer and Operations Research System Analyst for the Department of the Army. Unfortunately, my … Continue reading

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Evil Versus Good

For I do not do the good I want to do, but the evil I do not want to do-this I keep on doing. Romans 7:19 A few years ago, in our young adult Sunday school class we discussed the … Continue reading

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Emulate His Life

You were taught with regard to your former way of life, to put off you old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires; to be made new in the attitude of your minds; and to put on the … Continue reading

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Do Not Let Your Heart Turn

Do not let your heart turn to her ways or stray into her paths. Many are the victims she has brought down; her slain are a might throng. Proverbs 7:25-26 Proverbs speaks much wisdom about the sin of adultery. Chapters … Continue reading

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Guard Your Heart

Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life. Proverbs 4:23 Jesus said, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.” Perhaps that is why we must guard our hearts as Solomon so … Continue reading

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Do Not Give In

My son, if sinners entice you, do not give in to them. Proverbs 1:10 In the Apostle Paul’s first pastoral letter to his faithful friend and fellow servant Timothy, he reminds him to steer clear of false doctrine, unsound instruction, … Continue reading

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Keep Watch Over the Door of My Lips

Set a guard over my mouth, O Lord; keep watch over the door of my lips. Psalm 141:3 Susan Phelps, the wonderful lady that does the children’s sermon for our church, is a remarkable woman with a heart of gold. … Continue reading

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A Humble Heart

The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise. Psalm 51:17 After King David had committed multiple sins surrounding his adulterous affair with Bathsheba, he knew not only had he … Continue reading

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A Pure Heart

Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Psalm 51:10 Statistics indicate that between 5% and 10% of Alzheimer’s patients will exhibit aggressive or violent behavior most often in the latter stages of … Continue reading

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Do Not Fret

Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret – it leads only to evil. Psalm 37:8 My son is a Military Policeman (MP) in the Army and is stationed in South Korea. He recently posted a picture of … Continue reading

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