The Lenten Season, pt. 2

In the next few weeks leading up to Easter, I'd like to give greater insight into the Crucifixion, in the hope that the magnitude of Christ's sacrifice becomes more real to you. Here is Part 2: I'm hoping that you took time to read and re-read Deuteronomy 28, covering the curse of the Law. And if you happened to have read the chapters preceeding it, you'd have found that there were several … [Read more...]

The Lenten Season

Less than a week ago, we celebrated Ash Wednesday, signifying the beginning of the Lenten season, or Lent. My family and I are not Catholic, and growing up as Baptists we never really acknowledged Lent. My memories of the Easter season began with a holy reverence for Good Friday and ended with the celebration of Easter Sunday, but we didn't do anything for Lent. The church we went to in … [Read more...]

A Spiritual Chill

**A little housekeeping...Be sure and subscribe on the Feed icon located to the right of the page. If you subscribed to Soul Snippets, you'll need to subscribe separately to the KimPossible blog. I don't want you to miss any entries!** When I first started writing this blog, I thought it would be fun to give an inside look at life as an NFL Coach's family. In retrospect, I really thought it … [Read more...]

Of Faith and Trust

I heard the most clarifying discussion on faith and trust the other day. It would seem like they should be interchangeable words, almost as if they're both generic terms for believing in something. But there is incredible depth to their true meanings: Faith is something to stand on, a basis for a belief. In most cases, faith requires scripture or a specific Word to hold onto. Almost always, … [Read more...]