When Is It a Good Time to Rest?

When is it a good time to rest? #devotionalforwomen

As women, we often push ourselves to be the “superheroes” for our family and friends. Admittedly, it’s good character to be a dependable, hard worker. I’m really big on the importance of having good character, but I have to push myself at times because the older I get, the more… Continue reading »

Consider the Great Things God Has Done For You

Consider the great things God has done for you #christinaquotes

I have a GOOD reason to serve God every single day!  Not only did Jesus pay the price for my sins so that I could enjoy Heaven, but He’s also done LOTS of GREAT things for me!  Even when I fail or sin, God is still yet mercifully GOOD! Today, I’m… Continue reading »

I Stand Amazed at God’s Goodness

I stand amazed at God's goodness #devotional #devotionalforwomen

Guest Post by Mary Sparks, Pastor’s Wife, Joplin, Missouri Count your blessings, name them one by one….. Have you had one today? two? three? more? Stop and just think about those “little things” that happen each day that we take for granted. Did the red light stop you and found… Continue reading »

Debt-Proof Living – Book Blessings Book Review

11 Ways to Get Out of the Debt Trap #bookreviews #finances #savingmoney

 It’s time for another “Book Blessings” video… whether you’re needing to pay off debt — or just wanting to build up a savings account and an emergency account, this book can be very helpful for you and your family’s financial management. Today, I’m sharing my book review for Debt-Proof Living: How… Continue reading »

Sometimes Things Get Worse Before They Get Better

Sometimes Things Get Worse Before They Get Better

Don’t you just wish that God answered our prayers immediately?  And sometimes things even get worse after we start praying! Where’s God?  Why isn’t He listening? Why isn’t God answering my prayers? God always works with a purpose, and His timing is always perfect!  But, do we really believe that… Continue reading »

A TRIBUTE TO ALEX – Guest Post & Poem by Kathy McCullough

A Tribute to Alex - ALS and Poem

A TRIBUTE TO ALEX – Guest Post and Poem by Kathy McCullough, Pastor’s Wife, Ark City, KS As a guest writer for this blog, I wanted to pay tribute to our son-in-law, Alex.  Alex had ALS and went to Heaven over 7 months ago. Before I go on, I am… Continue reading »

God’s Vitamin “C” for the Spirit – Book Blessings Book Review

God's Vitamin C for the Spirit - Book Blessings Book Review

I’ve decided to re-title my monthly book features as “Book Blessings” because what I love to share with you are books that’s been a blessing to me and my family. Today, I’m sharing a story from the book, God’s Vitamin “C” for the Spirit — Tug-at-the-heart” stories to fortify and enrich… Continue reading »

A Lesson From David on How to Present Ourselves Before God

Low to present ourselves to God - a lesson from David #psalm #devotional

Psalm 40 has been a real blessing to me this week.  As I discussed this chapter with my sons, I explained how David set a good example for us on how to present ourselves in prayer to the Lord. To keep my devotional short, I will not be discussing every… Continue reading »

Why Should You Read the Bible? 12 Benefits

Why You Should Read the Bible #devotionalsforwomen

Why Should You Read the Bible? Did you know that more than likely you’ll QUIT any goal or challenge without knowing exactly “why” you should reach that goal or why you really want to accomplish it? >>> Before we start the 21 Day Bible Reading Challenge (tomorrow), I want to share… Continue reading »

Free Prayer and Bible Reading Schedule Software

free prayer and bible reading schedule software

Watch my video below as I walk you through how to use this software to create your own customized Bible reading schedule and prayer list. Quote from my journal: Begin EVERYDAY by focusing on ONE question:  “What would Jesus do?”  DAILY make yourself available to God with the purpose of… Continue reading »