Confront the lies
Confront your fears
Confront your failures
Confront the facts
Confront the fact...
that He's already
confronted and conquered
so that we can now daily
confront and conquer
"How This Christian Girl Finally Learned to Curse
(originally posted 3/31/15)
I am a 38 year-old Christian female...
who has just recently learned to curse
It's shocking, I know
as I can hardly believe it myself
How did I get here?
Why did it take so long?
I, like so many others
who were introduced to Christ as a child
read His Word
tell others about
and live a life dedicated to His service
But my 23 years...
(on this side of the cross)
have also taught me
that this Christian walk
involves a fight!
we have to fight on every side
because we're fighting the good fight of faith
And so as I recently
the passage of Scripture found here...
and as I really thought about...
and really thought about Christ...
and about how everything that He did
was for us
the words of Jesus penetrated my heart
and I realized that I was living far too passively
that not only
did I need to learn to confront that which is
in my life
I needed to be teaching my children this as well
(because after all, the best way to learn to curse is from your mother, right?)
And so without apology
and everything else
that tries to exalt itself above GodI curse...
laziness, ineffectiveness, bitterness
confusion attempting to manifest
in my life
in my mind
in meI curse all...
that do not align with the Sovereign Will of God
because at the end of days His Will is the only thing that will stand
This Christian girl has finally learned to curse because
He was buriedand when He rose again with all power
it reversed the curse
allowing for complete
so that now