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 »

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 »

How Do You Overcome Fear During Fearful Times

how do you overcome fear in fearful times #overcomefear #fear

Aren’t we living in scary times? Have you felt fearful when turning on the news and you begin hearing about all the turmoil that our world is facing? Our human nature desires security and instinctively fights for survival. We long for peace. We seek health, happiness, financial security and safety. … Continue reading »

When Your Child Faces Suffering and Difficulties – Testimonial

Trials and difficulties in life are something we all have to face and deal with. 1 Peter 4:12 says, “Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened unto you.” One of the most difficult things for parents is… Continue reading »

Favorite Christian Books – Some Things I’ve Learned by Curtis Hutson

My favorite Christian Books: Some things I've learned by Curtis Hutson

My Favorite Christian Books:  Some Things I’ve Learned by Curtis Hutson Today’s Topic: Take Good Care of Your Health (pp. 113-116) About the book: “Acquiring wisdom takes time. It is a lifetime endeavor but well worth the effort. For over thirty years Curtis Hutson had pointed people to Jesus. As… Continue reading »

My Miracle Baby

My miracle baby - stories of miracles #miraclestories Proverbs 3:5,6

I went to the doctor for my sonogram. I was so excited to see if I was having a boy or a girl. The nurse came in and started the sonogram and then got up and left quickly. I reached over and grabbed my mom’s hand… Then, the door flew… Continue reading »

The Perfect House Doesn’t Make the Perfect Household

Proverbs 31:27 kjv - Proverbs 31 Woman #proverbs31 #christianwoman

Today I’m sharing with you something that’s been a blessing to me in reading this month… and keep watching… at the end I’m sharing the FREEBIE I have created for you! She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness. Proverbs 31:27 kjv… Continue reading »

Even When We Fail, God is Still Faithful

God is faithful - christian image

I fail. And to be more honest, I fail a LOT. There are times that I may say the wrong things or think the wrong things. There are times when I may not read my Bible or pray like I should.  There are times when I make mistakes or perhaps… Continue reading »