Posts from September 2014

Justice & Forgiveness

The thing about the forgiveness, which is necessary for reconciliation, that we as humans have such a hard time with is that it isn’t “just.” We are wired to want to see justice fulfilled. If we have been wronged we feel as though we have a right to see justice.  Forgiveness contradicts that and says […]

Fruit vs Root

As we die to self and begin abiding in Christ to greater degrees we should see ourselves more and more oftenresponding in the Spirit rather than reacting in the flesh.  This is manifest in what the scriptures call the fruit of the Spirit in Galatians 5:22-23. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, […]