There are times in our lives when the normal, ordinary, and mundane don’t have the ability to move us from point A to point B. Our lives and emotions are being stretched in a way that only two things are possible; something good or something bad will come out of it. In these times, it is very important to realize what faith can do. Most of the time, the only
Everyone responds to the love of God. Most people, when the clearly understand and see the love of God, receive it. However there is another aspect of God’s love that not many think about or even realize that they must respond to. Today I want to ask you. How do you respond to God’s chastisement? Create in me a clean heart, O God and renew a steadfast spirit within me.
It’s Sunday and for many of us, it is the start of a busy week. If we are to be completely honest about all of the things that pull and tug on us, there are a million and one things that we could attempt to do this week. Yet, what we should do before we begin the week is establish a plan. So what’s the plan? I know that I
I have no idea if my praying friends and family members knew what they were doing for me, but the Lord knew. In the spirit, through their prayers, they were strengthening me. Their prayers were changing my situation because they were going to war on my behalf. I could not fight because I was under attack, but I made sure to send a distress message, and boy am I glad that I did.
You have a Sprinkle of Jesus on the inside of you. You have been sprinkled with a gift that will be with you forever. When you believed in Jesus Christ you received a Sprinkle of Jesus on that day. You should be excited that you have experienced this Sprinkle because that means that you are connected to the sprinkler. Sprinkle of Jesus Purpose The Sprinkle of Jesus helps us teach the
If you know me and my blog, you know I blog about marriage because it’s something I’m passionate about. I believe a healthy and happy marriage is possible with just a little work and prioritization and I believe that you can build a marriage that will endure whatever comes your way. But you can’t do it by yourself. God has to be present in your marriage. He plays an important
So picture this… A woman is walking down a street late at night, puddles mar the pavement from a recent rain. Everything in her gut tells her shouldn’t be on this street- not by herself and especially not at night. A figure steps up behind her and a hand wraps around her mouth- she freezes as a knife touches her throat, the umbrella she is holding falls to the ground, “The
Have you ever wondered if you’re being called to “do more” or wonder if your life is enough? We hear about women who seem to have it all. What is “it all” anyway? If we believe what we read, these women have a perfect family, with a wonderful husband, beautiful children AND a successful career. All while keeping an immaculate house and cooking picture perfect dinners. I don’t believe you
I am currently taking a Biblical Narrative class at the seminary I attend, and we are analyzing scripture as a whole to see the story God has been writing for us, and through us, since the He created the earth. Yes, you are a part of a lovely story that the Creator of the universe (and beyond) has chosen you for! To God, we are all intentionally and wonderfully made!
“And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.”-Hebrews 11:6 Many of us as believers have faith that God exists. In different areas we are full of faith, mostly around what we see and have known to been proven true over and over again. However for every believer there are