As I read the story, I noticed how these two women used the positions God had given them to bring salvation to his people. They were not warriors but yet God used their talents, skills and roles to bring about victory. Surprising things can happen when we have the faith to trust where God has placed us…
- February 15, 2012 |
I've found the most agitating type of human beings are the ones who never step outside of their own passions, agendas or lifestyles for a routine evaluation and checkup.
You can trust God with your love story -- He writes good ones
I took note of the fact that today, I simply sat before the King and drank in his presence without regard to all the things calling to me, "Martha! Martha!" It was so unusual that I noticed it. Isn't that sad?
God really changed a life. Even when we least expected it.
- February 11, 2012 |
Marriage was intended to be a relationship of intimacy and that means vulnerability. After God, your spouse is the one who sees nearly every flaw. How we respond to each other’s weaknesses and insecurities can make or break the trust so vital to the intimacy of marriage.
- February 10, 2012 |
Every 60 seconds, two children are sold in sexual slavery. That is not okay with us.
- February 10, 2012 |
The Holy Spirit was calling me into an exploration of simplifying, of uncluttering for the sake of putting Christ first.
- February 09, 2012 |
All of us face rejection, but how can faith free us to live fearlessly?
- February 07, 2012 |
As Valentine's Day approaches, I like to take a good hard look at my “love life.” I consider how I’ve been loving my hubby, my family, friends and those around me.
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Each time, when the frustrations flair, I feel like the Lord is asking me to be thankful for these inconveniences.
Where does the tension lie when balancing ambition and being a wife?
- February 05, 2012 |
If we don't hold up the mirror of God's Word on a daily basis, we begin to forget who we really are and what we really look like
- February 03, 2012 |
Is leadership the only way to serve God, or does faithfulness take different forms?
Perhaps it is easier for us to just assume than to ask a person their story...
"There is nothing to fear but fear itself." I think there's a lot of truth to that statement, and I'm trying to learn to not let fear steer me in my decision making but instead walk by faith. And, as He's shown me in these previous examples and time and time again throughout my life, God has not let me down yet when I do.
The name of the Lord is a strong tower... but how, exactly, are we supposed to climb up into His tower of protection?