But God is With Us

But God is With Us

Good morning to you! This morning I’m sharing a “mini devotional”, as I am busy this week with food and family preparations going on for Thanksgiving Day.  (By the way, I wish you and your family a “Happy Thanksgiving”. I hope you can enjoy some time with your family.) The… Continue reading »

103 Things for Which to be Thankful

103 Things for Which to Be Grateful

That I may publish with the voice of thanksgiving, and tell of all thy wondrous works. – Psalm 26:7 Today, is a simple journal of thanksgiving for all my favorite things that God has allowed me to enjoy. I challenge you to write 100 things for which you are thankful… Continue reading »

More Character – Book Blessings Book Review

More Character - christian book reviews

It’s time for another “Book Blessings” video… Title: More Character >> The one thing money can’t buy — the one thing you can’t afford to be without! Author: Jeff Owens This entire book is dedicated to building Christian character. In my video, I covered the topic, “How to Save Money While Grocery… Continue reading »

How to Wake Up and See God’s Blessings Each Morning

How to Wake Up and See God's Blessings Each Morning #devotional

Updated: 10/20/2018  Originally posted: February 27, 2011 How to Wake Up and See God’s Blessings Each Morning The other day, someone on Facebook posted a thoughtful question… “What if you woke up tomorrow morning with ONLY the things you thanked God for today?” It’s such a thought-provoking question to ponder… Continue reading »

Why We Should LOVE God’s Commandments?

Why Should We Love God's Commandments #devotional

How much do you LOVE your Bible? Have you ever thought about how much it means to you? There’s a lot of things to LOVE about the Word of God. We read in its pages the greatest LOVE story of all. God gave His only Son, Jesus, to die on… Continue reading »

Practice Giving Glory to God

Practice Giving Glory to God #devotional

After seeing the talented computer skills of her 9-year-old grandson, an admiring grandmother enthusiastically told her grandson, “You are amazing!”  Surprisingly, the little boy immediately replied, “No. Only God is amazing.” After reading this little story, I was taken years back into time when my step grandmother set before me… Continue reading »

I Shall Not Be Moved — Are You Planted Deeply in Your Christian Faith?

I shall not be moved #devotional

The first chapter of Psalms tells us of one who is strong, well-rooted, grounded, productive, prosperous… not easily moved in their Christian faith. “And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither;… Continue reading »

Sometimes You Just Don’t Feel Like Praying, But…

Sometimes you just don't feel like praying.. #devotional

The truth is… most of the time I don’t feel like praying. I could easily pass for the twin sister of Martha, who was cumbered about with much serving (Luke 10:38-42 KJV)  Martha was very concerned about the things that needed to be done. They were good things, but she… Continue reading »

Don’t Hide From God!

Don't hide from God #devotional

Last week something caught my attention in II Chronicles 12 that I wanted to share with you today.  In verse 13, we are informed that King Rehoboam was forty-one years old when he began to reign, and he reigned seventeen years in Jerusalem. As a king, Rehoboam had an important job to do…. Continue reading »

Five Encouraging Bible Verses About Facing Life’s Storms

5 encouraging Bible verses about life's storms

I thought it might be fitting to talk about the topic of storms this week as the news has been warning us constantly about storms. Bringing back the memories of my childhood, my dad loved to go out on the front porch to watch a storm. I’d stand next to… Continue reading »