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?
Each generation is given the same call, “Choose this day whom you will serve!”
- January 30, 2012 |
The Importance of Having a Devotion Journal (And How I Created My Own)
- January 30, 2012 |
I have been using the same study Bible for almost a decade and wanted to share a little more information about the one I use, in case you are in the market for buying a new one. I also had my husband share some about the study Bible he uses, in case that might be a better fit for you.
- January 26, 2012 |
Sometimes we approach joy as if we were taking a pop quiz. The art of joy requires more than one coat of paint.
- January 25, 2012 |
Remember playing outside as a kid and then hearing your mom call you in for dinner? It was often so hard to pull away from the pretend world...
Three Lessons About Overcoming Fear
Before we had even wrapped up our due diligence period, I was already getting distracted in my Bible reading with thoughts of coordinating paint chips and arranging furniture. I realized it and I hated it, because that’s not what makes a house.
Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll be sharing some more Bible-study thoughts and resources that will hopefully aid you as you take this year not only to make resolutions to lose weight or save more or spend time better but to remember that which is most important: to get to know God better by committing to reading more of His Word.
- January 20, 2012 |
Identify Satan's schemes and let God heal your church.
- January 19, 2012 |
Why my daily quiet times are a non-negotiable priority: I have seen how that daily investment—a daily piece of Sabbath in the mundane and the chaotic—can bring life back to a deadened heart.
Perhaps the storm you are facing right now is your chance to walk on water
Can I love a killer? Can God?
- January 15, 2012 |