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 »

I Shall Not Be, I Shall Not Be Moved — Are You Planted Deeply?

Psalms 1:3 speaks of one who is like a tree planted by the water.  ALL needs are met…the nourishment of sun and continual supply of water… the roots are planted firmly and deeply. Think today about your own spiritual life… Are you planted deeply with a good foundation? Without healthy,… Continue reading »

How to Overcome Discouragement and Feelings of Failure

Pin this here:  http://www.pinterest.com/pin/138204282289974910/ “For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.” ~ Isaiah 65:17 I praise God that my sins have been forgiven!  But, Satan tries to keep reminding me of my failures and past sins…. Continue reading »

Do You Really Have Great Pleasure in Serving the Lord?

“Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.” Psalms37:4 Good morning! Today is another day that I’m looking forward to meeting in the “House of the Lord.” Where else would I want to be on a Sunday? I’m so grateful to my… Continue reading »

Why I’m a Guilty Sinner and Needed Forgiveness

Today I want to express how grateful and thankful I am for my Salvation. So, why would I even NEED salvation?  After all, I don’t consider myself that “bad of a sinner“… I haven’t robbed any banks or committed any murders or stole my best friend’s husband. In fact, I’ve… Continue reading »

Negative Thoughts, Impure Thoughts Don’t Fit into Philippians 4:8

“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 4:8 Philippians 4:8 is one of… Continue reading »

Where are the Good Things? What Exactly is Sin?

“Your iniquities have turned away these things, and your sins have withholden good things from you.” ~ Jeremiah 5:25 My hubby shared Jeremiah 5:25 in our Sunday School class last week and at that moment, I decided that it should be the verse to share this week. Sin is becoming… Continue reading »

Sunday's Verse – For by Grace Are Ye Saved Through Faith

Nursing home ministry: Sunday’s Bible Verse: “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast.” ~ Ephesians 2:8,9 New!  Memory Verses for Kids – Free Printable Bible Coloring Pages (Click on link… Continue reading »

Sunday’s Memory Verse: Study to Shew Thyself Approved unto God

Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. ~ II Timothy 2:15 I let my hubby choose today’s topic, and he thought I Timothy 2:15 would be the perfect fit.  He said people today really need to… Continue reading »

Sunday's Memory Verse – He is Faithful and Just to Forgive Us Our Sins

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” ~ I John 1:9 Don’t you feel blessed with the promises of God!  He’s lovingly assured us in His Word that our sins are indeed forgiven.  All we… Continue reading »