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 »

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 »

It’s no use going back to yesterday…

*Devotional originally posted 8/26/2015, Updated 8/28/2018 It’s no use going back to yesterday because I was a different person back then. – Lewis Carroll Alice’s, Adventures in Wonderland I really love this line from the story of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland because it reminds me that there’s no value in… Continue reading »

How to Overcome Negative Thoughts of Failure

How to Overcome Negative thoughts of failure

*Updated 7/31/18 – Originally posted July 6, 2014 Satan tries to keep reminding me of my past failures and past sins. Does he do that horrendous thing to you? Without a doubt, I could probably answer that question with a heart-wrenching “yes” on your behalf. How do I know?  Because… Continue reading »

Hit Delete on Negative Thoughts

*Updated 7/24/18 – Originally posted Aug 25, 2013 “Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.” Philippians… Continue reading »

The Importance of Good Christian Music – Guest Post

The Importance of Good Christian Music

*Guest post by Glenda Thompson, musician, Hope Baptist Church, Joplin Joplin, MO. [Note about our guest author: Glenda has played piano for many churches in and around the country;  she started at a very young age;  her music seems to flow from her fingers and her heart.] Having been raised in a… Continue reading »

How to Adjust the Spiritual Climate of Your Home

(*Updated:  Originally posted on March 18, 2015) Do you ever have those days when you feel like locking yourself in the bathroom?  I sure have felt like it. Okay, I’ve actually even done it!  Yes, I’ve locked myself in the bathroom! 😉 There are simply going to be days where… Continue reading »

What to Do When Others Let You Down

Are you disappointed in someone who let you down?  Perhaps you’re angry or frustrated with someone who did you wrong. The reason why we get disappointed is because we had “better” expectations from someone who would possibly fail us. We put our confidence in someone who has flaws.  Of course,… Continue reading »

FREE Printable LOVE Valentines Coloring Pages

*Pin this here: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/138204282295549339/ Happy February!  Can you believe the new year has just begun and we’re already facing February?  I’ve been staying busy selling tickets to our church’s Valentine’s Banquet (after our church services).  The theme is LETTERS OF LOVE… doesn’t that sound so romantic? How about YOU and… Continue reading »