“Just get up every morning and do the next right thing.” – Michael Schoneweis This quote from a friend of ours has been the focusing lens through many of our storms. The reminder I need to grab up my wayward thoughts and set them to seeking the answer to the obvious question: What is […]
Biblical Encouragement is hard to find these days, yet so necessary. I encourage you to renew your focus, refresh your faith and choose to praise the Lord along with me through these thoughts and Bible verses of biblical encouragement.
[wp_eStore_cart_when_not_empty]God is a God of order and just like everything else in life, ministry (or work or career or whatever outside-the-home occupation we’re talking about) must be placed in it’s rightful spot in God’s order. God made me a woman first. As a woman He wants me to glorify Him. He is the first priority. […]
[wp_eStore_cart_when_not_empty] Often the first thing that comes to mind when someone mentions priorities is a “To-Do” list. I want to think of our priorities in terms of people. Today, we’ll look at our God Priorities and later we’ll cover our priorities with husband, children, and ministry, career, or work. What is a God priority? It’s making […]
Waiting by Katie I imagine Martha had quite the time waiting for the Lord to work. I often do as well. Here is what I imagine their conversation could have looked like: Lord, if you had been here My brother had not died. Lord, if you had been here I would be at his side. […]
“Tokens of His Love” This is a phrase that has come to mean a lot to me over the past several years. Here are just a couple of the things the Lord says about His love for us: “He brought me to the banqueting house, and his banner over me was love.” Song of Solomon […]
“and he [David] went out and came in before the people. And David behaved himself wisely in all his ways; and the LORD was with him.” I Samuel 18:13b-14 My prayer for the New Year “Oh, Lord, grant that I, like David, may behave myself wisely in all my ways; that my life may […]
The itsy bitsy spider went up the water spout. Down came the rain, and washed the spider out. Out came the sun, and dried up all the rain and the itsy bitsy spider said: “I did NOT just do that!” No wait – that’s what I said when the sounds of another drenching reached me […]
Evaluations and Resolutions: As usual at this time of the year I have been doing some heart-searching, evaluating, and re-evaluating. I especially enjoyed reading a Vision Forum post called Three Important Things You Can do at This Time of Year. It gave me some additional things to think about while evaluating and it was nice to […]
You once read WORDS in flight. You now write WORDS to live. WORDS that you were given Compel you now to give. Your WORDS well read in flight Will influence and sway. Your WORDS will make a dif’rence. Well choose what WORDS you say. – Katie H.
GRACE. Grace. What an incredible and comforting word! Grace. It even sounds soft rolling lightly off the tongue. Grace is His sweetness rolling off my tongue when my selfish heart and my aching body would choose to respond less sweetly. Grace is His enablement to continue working for the goal even on the days when […]