What have you learned this week as you have begun to celebrate your identity in Christ? It's not about lengthy devotions or eloquent thought and prayers. Instead, it is about focusing our entire heart, soul, mind, and spirit on Jesus Christ, and what he did for us on the cross. "No longer do I call… Continue reading I Am, In Christ, A Friend of God – Day 6
Do you notice all that God does for His children when you read scripture? 4 short verses from Psalm 18 (35, 36, 39 and 43) point out so very much for which I must be thankful, and how in Christ I am strong. My God gives me the shield of salvation and the support of… Continue reading 4 Verses That Strengthen Me
First, let me apologize for my obvious absence from the blog recently, but please trust me when I say there is a God story involved! For some time now I have been praying that God would provide me with an opportunity to work part-time. Why part-time you ask? Due to autoimmune disease, I have been… Continue reading Where Do We Go From Here?
"Be still and know". We see that phrase everywhere; coffee cups, t-shirts, journals and more. We always interpret it to be quiet and know that God is in control. The problem comes when we know he is in control, but fail to put faith in his ability. Psalm 37:7 commands us to be still, wait… Continue reading How is Being Still a Reflection of Faith?
Do you have a list of words that will send you off of the deep end? Those words that grate on your nerves make you want to wack someone with a shovel, or bring you to your knees? I used to think only the dreaded four-letter words (you know, the ones your momma would wash… Continue reading Don’t Ever Use that Word! And, Why Suffering?