Spiritually Noseblind

7 Strategies to Keep from Going Spiritually Noseblind

A popular home fragrance company is famous for their slogan – Don’t Go Noseblind. But did you know this is an actual scientific phenomenon? And I think we can become spiritually noseblind, too. ********* Desensitized to Smell When a Jonah Moment (that’s what I affectionately call times God uses Military Orders to get me places […]

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Feast of Tabernacles Word Nerd Wednesday Ellen Chauvin

Word Nerd Wednesday – Feast of Tabernacles

I’m thrilled to share my sweet friend Ellen, Soaked and Sprouting, with you for this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday and the last in our series on Feasts of the Bible – Feast of Tabernacles. ********* Feast of Tabernacles “Say to the Israelites: ‘On the fifteenth day of the seventh month the Lord’s Festival […]

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7 Ways to Smell Like a Christian

Last week we talked about the victorious aroma of Christ. This week, we’re looking at how to smell like a Christian. ********* When one of the grandmothers comes to visit we usually evict one of the boys from their bed and make them sleep in the loft. Confession. Sometimes after they leave I don’t wash […]

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Day of Atonement Word Nerd Wednesday

Word Nerd Wednesday – Day of Atonement

My friend Jennifer Hesse joins us this week as we continue our Word Nerd Wednesday series on the feasts God commanded the Israelites to observe with the Day of Atonement. ********* Day of Atonement The word “atonement” in the Bible doesn’t mean what you think it means – except for the times that it does. […]

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The Victorious Aroma

The Victorious Aroma of Christ

The key verse, 2 Corinthians 2:14, in today’s post on being a victorious aroma is the one that inspired this whole series on experiencing God through the 5 senses He gave us. ********* Our sense of smell is a powerful force. It can evoke emotion, produce attraction, recall memories, warn of dangers, even generate joy. […]

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Word Nerd Wednesday Feast of Trumpets

Word Nerd Wednesday – Feast of Trumpets

As we continue our series on Feasts of the Bible, my friend AdeleAlys joins us to talk about the Feast of Trumpets for this week’s Word Nerd Wednesday. ********* FEAST OF TRUMPETS The WHAT? “If Rosh Hashanah is such a ‘High Holy Day’, then why isn’t it mentioned in the Bible?”  This was early in my […]

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