When we impatiently wait on God for the answer to our problems we can make a mess of things when we try to help Him out. Abram and Sarai did just that when they try to help God give them a son by having Abram take Sarai’s maidservant Hagar as his wife. This was never … Continue reading Face It
BREATH DAY: AS WE LEARN FROM THE WOMEN OF THE OLD TESTAMENT, WE LOOK AT A PROMISE FOR US FROM THE NEW TESTAMENT BOOK OF 2 CORINTHIANS. ~ ~ ~ This week we have learned from Sarah's experiences... What she did right and what she didn't. We ended the week thinking about how God blessed her … Continue reading BREATH DAY
Can I just go ahead and start this post with praising the Lord for who He is? I praise His name for His goodness, His faithfulness and His unwavering character and nature. He's the same yesterday, today and forever! I really thought I was going to write something completely different on our lady, Sarah. Something … Continue reading Disobedient and Doubtful – Still Chosen and Blessed
Sometimes our prayers can sound like letters of dis-contentment, agitated burn-out, confused truth, or words resembling a lover's ultimatum...... Dear Yahweh, … Continue reading Faithfully Yours, Impatience
The summer after eighth grade our family moved. It meant - new friends and a new school. The first Sunday in our new home we went to church and I met a few girls my age. Over the course of the summer I made friends with Becca. We sat together in Sunday school and we sat up … Continue reading Betrayed
By faith even Sarah, who was past childbearing age, was enabled to bear children because she considered him faithful who had made the promise. – Hebrews 11:11 NIV You’ve heard the saying, “timing is everything.” There is some truth to this statement. For example, you don’t ask for a raise when the company is not … Continue reading Timing Is Important!
How did you get your name? Is there a special meaning behind it? Do you know? Some parents give a great deal of thought to what they name their children, and others, well not so much. Some future parents know months ahead of the child’s birth, and some still haven’t made up their minds when … Continue reading Name Change