Tag Archives: permission

Questioning God {I Give Myself Permission}

questioning marvia davidsonI give myself permission to question God.  That is real talk for this right-now moment.  And maybe you should too.

I’ve been reading through some of the Psalms, and the honesty I find there is eye opening.  In Psalm 44, the writer asks God why he’s allowed evil to befall the righteous.  They’d been following God, done what was right.  They kept the commands, and yet their enemies triumphed.  The psalmist notes how distraught the people were.  (I think I would have been crestfallen too).  The writer doesn’t hold back from questioning God, and neither should we. Continue reading Questioning God {I Give Myself Permission}

Real Talk Tuesday {Breaking Shame}

Shame.  Sreal talk marvia davidsonuch a hideous word.  I inwardly snarled when I heard shame could be a good thing.  Are you kidding me!  Shame is a merciless mercenary bent on our destruction, but guess what beloved?  We don’t have to take it. In this first Real Talk Tuesday Link Up, we’re talking about shame.  Yes, we are breaking shame.  We don’t have to give it power in our lives any more. Continue reading Real Talk Tuesday {Breaking Shame}