The Stone Knife and the Cross

 

Hi I’m Christin Ditchfield and this is Take It To Heart!

In The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, the sequel to C.S. Lewis’s Prince Caspian, Edmund and Lucy and Caspian embark on an epic quest, a great ocean voyage that takes them quite literally to the ends of the earth. There, on an island, they find a feast has been laid for them on Aslan’s Table.…

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A Friend of Sinners

 

Hi I’m Christin Ditchfield and this is Take It To Heart!

You know God isn’t at all shocked or horrified or even disappointed when we fail.

Scripture tells us “He knows everything.” (1 John 3:20) And He has compassion for us. (Psalm 103). He understands our weakness, our frailty. He sees our hearts. He sees us for who we really are — who He created us to be.…

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No Regrets

 

Hi I’m Christin Ditchfield and this is Take It To Heart!

When I was younger, I could never understand people who claimed they had no regrets. How could you not regret things you said or did – choices you made – that ended up hurting you or hurting others? How could you not regret disobeying or dishonoring the God who loved you and gave Himself for you?…

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Is Your Guilt Healthy or Unhealthy?

 

Why is it so hard to let go of our guilt, shame, and regret? Jesus says He has forgiven us, so why can’t we?

Hi I’m Christin Ditchfield.

You know, guilt is actually supposed to be a gift. Good guilt, that is. True guilt. Healthy guilt.

It lets us know when we’ve done wrong. It points us to the truth. It keeps us humble, instead of haughty and proud, like the self-righteous Pharisees.…

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