Judah then said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, "Live as a widow in your father's household until my son Shelah grows up." For he thought, "He may die too, just like his brothers." So Tamar went to live in her father's household. Genesis 38:11 Tamar learned a painful lesson not once but twice. To ensure it … Continue reading Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave
I don’t know if the pain of rejection has ever broken your heart, but it has mine. The tears you cry all because you want to be accepted. The echoed taunts, cruel words and actions of others rip into your heart and cause you to feel like you don’t matter at all. You are deemed … Continue reading Looking For Love In All The Wrong Places
"Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous--how well I know it." Psalm 139:14 NLT "I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well." Psalm 139:14 ESV As it is written....Wonderfully complex, fearfully and wonderfully made! Those are extremly powerful words that … Continue reading Wonderfully Made, Perfect
When the Lord saw that Leah was not loved, he opened her womb. –Genesis 29:31 “Don’t Judge a Book By Its Cover.” You’ve heard this before, right? You cannot tell what’s inside a book just by looking at the outside. It’s what’s inside- the words written on each page that tell a story. Society is … Continue reading Unloved and Overlooked
BREATH DAY: AS WE HAVE CONTINUE OUR JOURNEY WITH THE WOMEN OF THE OLD TESTAMENT, THIS WEEK HAS FOCUSED ON LOT'S WIFE. We have explored different thoughts on what Lot's wife mighty have gone through and how it could apply to our lives today. Today's verse is a beautiful promise of a FREE GIFT of eternal life in Christ Jesus. Sin pays off … Continue reading BREATH DAY
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