by Shawndra October 7, 2019 Comments0 Vignettes Jesus Devotional Be Careful Not To Spoil Your Own Fruit Lessons From A Dead Fig Tree Appearances are a sham, and Jesus knows it. He is not interested in our pretty leaves, he wants to know what’s happening on the inside. Is our root system mature enough to reach down deep and find the water we need to be fruitful? by Shawndra October 5, 2019 Comments2 Vignettes Current Events Social Justice Justice, Mercy, and the Court of Public Opinion Reflections on the Botham Jean Trial I believe in justice. I believe in mercy. They are not mutually exclusive. Both are expressed through the cross. We should absolutely stand for justice, but we should stand in awe of mercy.