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 »

Monthly Bible Memory Verse Challenge – Month 9 – Strength

Bible memory verse challenge STRENGTH

I’ve chosen the word “STRENGTH” for this month.  We need God’s strength daily to continue on our journey.  Let’s memorize these FOUR Bible Verses this month to keep them close to our heart. Reminder:  You can choose to from ANY previous month’s Bible memory challenge to accomplish.  I really don’t have them… 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 »

Monthly Bible Memory Verse Challenge – Month 8 – Trust

I’ve chosen the word “TRUST” for this month.  Since this is the month of March — let’s march right on in trusting God! Reminder:  You can choose to from ANY previous month’s Bible memory challenge to accomplish.  I really don’t have them in any specific order. As far as my progress on… 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 »

Monthly Bible Memory Verse Challenge – Month 7 – Love

Bible Memory Verse Challenge Love

I’ve chosen the word “LOVE” for this month.  As this is February, I know our thoughts are often on the topic of love. These verses are fairly short, but fun to learn and good to know. Personal Note:  January’s Bible Memory Verse were the BIGGEST challenge ever.  I didn’t realize… Continue reading »