Entries by Planted for His Glory

Will You Fight?

In one of the beginning lectures from our study this semester, Heart of a Woman, Laurie used an analogy that the Lord has continued to use throughout these eight weeks of study thus far. She related the battle that each believer in Christ experiences this side of heaven, the battle between our sinful flesh that […]

You Really Can “Have it All”

I’ve noticed some “quirks” about myself as I’m going through the Thistlebend study Heart of a Woman this semester. As you go through the study, participants are instructed to pray through Psalm 139, particularly verses 23 and 24, “Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if […]

When Sin Remains

I’m tempted frequently to push aside the fact that sin remains in me, that I still follow my flesh every day. I’m tempted to believe the lie that if I call sin for what it is and bring it out in the open that that somehow doesn’t bring glory to God—that followers of Jesus are […]