But there is a spirit within people, the breath of the Almighty within them, that makes them intelligent. Job 32:8 This word intelligence is a puzzle to me. It means the ability to learn and understand. And it can also mean the ability to apply knowledge to manipulate one's environment. It doesn't mean that you do … Continue reading Intelligence is Good, Right?
It's Memorial Day Weekend. Early Saturday morning as we sat on the sofa enjoying our coffee and the fact that we didn't have anything scheduled on the calendar, my husband came across a video from one of the popular news channels. In this video the reporter went to the streets to ask several questions: Why do we celebrate Memorial … Continue reading Memorial Day
"Greater is He that is in you, than he that is in the world. " 1 John 4:4 Bravery. It is often hard to determine if one is brave or not, simply because we can't ever truly know the thoughts and attitudes of others. We often assume bravery takes on the appearance of a warrior, … Continue reading I am Brave
Redeemed is my word this week! In beginning my summer in the black hole of busyness, somewhere in the back of my mind, I kept thinking, "What does redeemed mean to me?" But quickly those thoughts got moved to the back burner in exchange for my busyness. I’m not sure how I manage to fill … Continue reading The Longest Distance in the World
Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6 You've heard it said, "You can't trust anyone but yourself." But is that actually true? There are several people/things in this world that I … Continue reading You can’t trust anyone but yourself..maybe.
“For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light.” Ephesians 5:8 When my sweet sister in Christ, Tracy McDonald, asked me to write as a guest blogger, I responded with an excited YES! I love an opportunity to share the words of Jesus as they flow freely … Continue reading Wanted
"This is what the Lord says: I have heard your prayer and seen your tears;I will heal you." 2 Kings 20:5 I am not 100% sure this falls under the healing topic but I felt led to write on it. Funny thing is, when I was asked to write I had my mind made up about … Continue reading I am Healed