I am an educated Mississippi, now Alabama, girl with a couple of degrees and more than a few certifications. But let me tell you about those degrees; they are just like a curly little pig’s tail. They make a real cute decoration BUT they don’t mean there’s a bit more meat on the pig. But there … Continue reading One Thing I Know
Luke 17:32 Remember what happened to Lot’s wife! 33 If you cling to your life, you will lose it, and if you let your life go, you will save it. Ever had a moment when you revisited an old habit? Like attempting to smoke a cigarette years after you quit? Or calling that old knucklehead … Continue reading Let This Be A Lesson To You
I've heard it said that people hear God’s message of salvation an average of seven times before responding. Curiously enough, Lot, Mrs. Lot, and the two Lot girls, were given a clear choice seven times. Here’s what the angels did for Lot and family in Genesis 19: Pulled Lot back into the house when the … Continue reading Pillar Of The Community
BREATH DAY: AS WE LEARN FROM THE WOMEN OF THE OLD TESTAMENT, WE LOOK AT A PROMISE FOR ALL GENERATIONS. ~ ~ ~ This week we have written from Hagar's experiences... We explored a few different thoughts on what Hagar walked through and how they apply to us today. Our verse for today is a promise for us and our children. God is faithful to … Continue reading BREATH DAY
I sometimes meet people and realize we have a mutual connection through someone else that we know. Like the time my husband and I met a gentleman and through our introductory conversation, I learned that he is married to a woman that I played tennis with. And the time I discovered that a church member was related to … Continue reading Are You Connected?
Zephaniah 3:17 The LORD your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves...; in HIS LOVE he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with SINGING." As I sat down to write about Hagar in Genesis, a SLAVE GIRL to her master Sarai, I realized she was not just a slave … Continue reading No Longer Slaves
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