What’s Better than Owning Rubies?

What's better than owning rubies - devotional

Ruby is one of our four precious gemstones (the others are emerald, diamond, and sapphire). Ruby’s red color comes from the mineral, corundum, one of the hardest minerals on Earth. (Coming in second place to the diamond.) The most sought-after shade is blood red or crimson (with a hint of… Continue reading »

Is God “My Everything”?

Thou Shalt Love the Lord thy God, Deuteronomy 6:5 KJV

I read a quote this morning that stirred my heart… and sparked a fire in my soul… “If Christ is not ALL to you, He is nothing to you. He will never go into partnership as a part Saviour of men. If He be something, He must be everything, and… Continue reading »

What’s In It For Me?

Colossians 3:23 (kjv) says… “And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men;” This Bible verse is self explanatory. We’re to do things heartily, that is, putting our whole heart into whatever task that God has given us to do. A sink full of dishes today?… Continue reading »

Is Someone Ruffling Your Feathers?

You're better off letting God take care of it. #watercolorart #swanart

There are people who will “ruffle our feathers” in life. It’s unavoidable. We all know people who are annoying and will irritate us to the point of insanity. In all fairness, many people don’t intentionally try to upset us. We have so many different personalities that cause conflict with each… Continue reading »

When All We See Is Our Pain

Quotes about grief and pain

Whenever we have a painful trial, it can totally consume our thoughts and hinder us from us being able to focus on anything outside of our affliction. Trials do have a way of pulling us downward… feeling like a dark, gloomy phase in our life. It can be hard to… 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 »

Let’s Take a Closer Look at Jesus’ Example

Let's take a closer look at Jesus' example

Bible Reference: Luke 6:12-16 KJV 12 And it came to pass in those days, that he went out into a mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God. 13 And when it was day, he called unto him his disciples: and of them he chose twelve, whom also he named… Continue reading »

The Lions and the Bears Make Your Faith Grow Stronger

Lion and bear faith devotional #devotional

I Samuel 17:33-37 33 And Saul to David, Thou art not able to go against this Philistine to fight with him: for thou art but a youth, and he a man of war from his youth. 34 And David said unto Saul, Thy servant kept his father’s sheep, and there came a lion, and… Continue reading »

Don’t Follow Your Heart!

Don't follow your heart #proverbs #bibleverse

I’m going to immediately jump right in to set straight the Fallible Philosophy that Hollywood is dishing out at us…. “Just follow your heart, and you’ll do the right thing” they say. This is HOGWASH (Informal noun meaning utter nonsense! LOL), and it doesn’t line up with what God’s Word says!… Continue reading »