Psalm 103:2-3

“Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits: who forgives all your iniquities, who heals all your diseases…”— Psalm 103:2-3

Poor in Spirit

THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014 He opened His mouth and taught them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”—Matthew 5:2–3 When Jesus said, “Blessed are the poor in spirit,” the word poor that He used is a verb meaning “to shrink, cower, or cringe.” It describes a destitute person or someone […]

Forgiveness: Receive the Gift of Grace

Today I will remember that my failure to forgive myself is a prideful choice to not receive your grace.  If anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come. The old has gone. The new is here! — 2 Corinthians 5:17 What can we learn about forgiveness from one of the greatest saints in Christian history, who […]


Psalm 130: 1-8 (NIV) A song of ascents. Verses 1-2 are the cry of those who need forgiveness: 1 Out of the depths I cry to you, Lord; 2     Lord, hear my voice. Let your ears be attentive to my cry for mercy. Verse 3 – Deals with the consequences of our sin: 3 If you, Lord, kept a record of […]