James 1:15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death. So I was thinking more about this whole subconscious mind topic. This morning the Scripture above came to mind. I didn’t mention that when a message is visual it impacts us even more. It makes me think of sex and how much it has … Continue reading conceiving death!
I have been studying the conscious and subconscious mind because I was putting a lesson together for my youth group about messages and how they creep into our minds. It is really cool to figure these things out and it puts things into perspective and gives you more tools to change things in your life. Knowledge is power, I totally agree. So the conscious mind is like the … Continue reading The subconscious mind is a powerful thing!
Hebrews 12:4 In your struggle against sin, you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood. I sit here struggling, I can feel the anxiety in my chest, I feel my emotions rising and tears welling up in my eyes. My body is screaming to be fed, it wants that cigarette to touch my lips for smoke to pour into my lungs, to … Continue reading Shedding my blood!
I am going through songs for my youth group and I remembered this one. I was at a point in my walk where I started telling my testimony to groups at Church and I remember this song hitting me like a ton of bricks. As I remembered my sins, I thought of the words in this song. Every time I slept with someone, I pushed … Continue reading I was the thorn!
Psalm 37:4 Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart. So I quit smoking 5 days ago. It all began due to a sermon I heard at Church. The Pastor told us a story about Abraham and Isaac, from Genesis 22. God asked Abraham to sacrifice his only son to him. Abraham was distraught about this but followed the route to the … Continue reading Whats in it for me?
1 Peter 4:13 But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. 1 Corinthians 9:27 No, I beat my body and make it my slave so that after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified for the prize. So I know you have heard it over and over again, but … Continue reading Getting ready to suffer!
Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you” , declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you Hope and a future. So last night was my first meeting at Celebrate Recovery, it’s a Christian AA group. I wrote in a blog called “Power in my weakness”, that I finally admitted to myself that I was … Continue reading You want me to do what?
John 8:44 You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desire. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks his native language, for he is a liar and the father of lies. 2 Timothy 2:26 and they may come to their senses and … Continue reading What is so bad about being Loved?
Proverbs 14:1 The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. We are all evil and selfish human beings, but I am sorry women seem to contain extra doses of these things. Women have a power to build or destroy. Many women take advantage of this power to get what she wants, to be in control. In the … Continue reading Women are Evil!