Scriptures About Peace
August 3rd, 2022
Living in biblical peace does not mean our circumstances are simple, without conflict and hassle free, but rather, we have the presence of God with us in all situations we face so we can engage in the...
57 Things I've Learned in 57 Years
July 7th, 2022
Birthdays have a way of causing you to reflect, especially as that number starts getting higher. You know, like eligible for AARP. I actually enjoy each birthday and thankful for each one. Am I taking...
A Personal Invitation
July 1st, 2022
(Part 4 of Rest for the Weary Soul) Today’s scripture is a familiar one for me. I’ve studied it, memorized it, illustrated it. It’s a beautiful message directly from Jesus himself – an invitation of r...
Actively Being Still
June 28th, 2022
(Part 3 of Rest for the Weary Soul series) Be still and know...hmmm. What do you struggle with the most: being still or doing nothing? Maybe both? It may help to remember that there is a difference be...
No More Going It Alone
June 17th, 2022
[Part 2 of Rest For The Weary Soul series] have learned – and apparently need to re-learn often – that in those times when I feel unrest, when I am anxious or unsettled, when my stress-o-meter is in ...
Rest for the Weary Soul
June 10th, 2022
[Part 1 of the series, Rest For The Weary Soul] Lately, my soul has been feeling pretty weary. Some things have crept in and drained my joy, my peace and my motivation. And I need to rest, replenish a...
When Fear Crowds Into Your Life
June 9th, 2022
Ever had a guest who overstayed their welcome? I sure have. He took up residence a long time ago and then refused to leave. Living with him camped out in my head became normal. He planted negative t...
31 Scriptures about Being Still
June 2nd, 2022
Being still -- what a challenge for us today with our hurried schedules and responsibilities. But Oswald Chambers reminds us: 'The busyness of things obscures our concentration on God." With our atten...
Let It Go
May 21st, 2022
Over the years I have learned, when God tells me to eliminate a weed from my life, I can't just chop it off or cut it down. I must dig deep and remove the roots so that none of the weed will grow bac...
Singing the Song of Our Salvation
May 19th, 2022
While Miriam is perhaps a lesser-known woman of the Bible, she was given a front-row seat to some of the most dramatic miracles in history, starting with the one that unfolded on the banks of the Nile...
When Bad Things Become Good Testimonies
May 13th, 2022
In Romans 8:28, God promises everything will all be good, right? In truth, sometimes everything is not good. Sometimes we lose, sometimes we fail, sometimes the relationship is not mended, sometimes ...
Coping with the Loss of Your Mom on Mother's Day
May 5th, 2022
Another Mother’s Day is upon us and admittedly my emotions are all over the chart. I lost my sweet mama three years ago and the thought of not celebrating with her is surreal. Some days the tears just...