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 »

It’s a Scary Road… Show Me and Teach Me

Shew me thy ways, O LORD; teach me thy paths. – Psalms 25:4 When I was young (just fresh out of college), I was getting ready to go on a simple little road trip to stay with a friend of our family for a few days so that I could… Continue reading »

What it Really Means to Set your Affection on Things Above

*Pin on Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/138204282294516055/ Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. – Colossians 3:2 In Colossians 3:2, the words “set your affection on things above” means to place your mind and thoughts on them, to show favor towards them, and to be affectionately desirous of… Continue reading »

How to Stay Away From Sin

Today is my youngest son’s 16th birthday!  This young man brings me joy and never ceases to put a smile on my face or make me laugh.  Rarely can you take a “normal” snapshot of him.  Practically every picture is one with him making a goofy pose.  lol One main… Continue reading »

Are You Weary? Just Wait on the Lord – Isaiah 40:31

But they that wait upon the Lord Isaiah 40:31 KJV #bibleverses #isaiah #eagle

Pin on Pinterest here: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/138204282292063336/ *Originally posted August 12, 2015 Isn’t WAITING really tough? I hate waiting in the grocery line.  The people in front of me always need a price check.  And if that’s not the case, the cashier is just too slow (probably from staying up too late… Continue reading »

Wake Up! It's Time to Have the Courage of Esther the Queen

Do not live in a fairy tale bubble. It’s time to wake up! Wake up! In fairy tales it seems that the heroes never die…they miraculously conquer whatever misfortune they may face. In such fairy tales… Cinderella escapes her cruel Stepmother and marries the Prince to go live in the… Continue reading »

How to Avoid Deadly Poison in Your Christian Walk

But the tongue can no man tame - James 3:8 kjv #devotional #womensdevotional

  Could I convince you to swallow just a tiny drop of poison? What if I sprinkled it on top of your favorite dessert, would you take a bite? One thing is for sure… You and I both would cringe and quickly push it away from us. Small drop or… Continue reading »

Do You Have Confidence That Your Prayers Are Being Heard?

    I’ll be honest.  Sometimes it seems like my prayers are just hitting the ceiling.  But, those thoughts are certainly not from the Lord. These thoughts stem from: – The lack of faith ==>  Dig into God’s Word more.  Reading and hearing God’s Word increases your faith. (Romans 10:17) … Continue reading »

For We Walk by Faith — Just Take the Next Step

Perhaps today you feel that you don’t have much FAITH… No one ever plants a seed without a little faith that it will grow someday… One will water and wait patiently and expectantly for the sprout to make it’s first grand appearance.  The REWARD is exhilarating.  You feel so glad… Continue reading »