Tag: Shame

shape up or ship out

informal•North American saying used as an ultimatum to someone to improve their performance or behaviour or face being made to leave. Like it or lump it if one wants to be involved with other people then there are certain “rules” usually not published but that exist in the […]

Let Jesus lift you up

For those who have felt the paralysing effect shame has upon the soul I offer this post. The son of Jonathan was Mephibosheth the grandson of King Saul who had tried for years to kill David. Mephibosheth means ‘Dispeller of Shame’. Not only does this boy’s name cover him […]

Tactics of Victory

We are all called to overcome even as Jesus overcame and sat down in triumph over His enemies. God in His loving wisdom has put us into a fight which is a fight of faith. The battle has of course been won already at the Cross…yet Jesus is […]