Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. – Matthew 5:8 Have you ever been awakened in the middle of the night craving a cold glass of milk? Only to find the milk has soured and left you with a nasty taste on the tip of your tongue? How can this be? … Continue reading Harmful Bacteria
...though, slightly concerned who might see us entering the automatic doors of the recently deemed heathen superstore. It was in that moment I got a check in my spirit. Not because we just crossed a line by momentarily sacrificing our ethics for the sake of convenience while there's a major boycott going on, but because of what it's really … Continue reading We Shopped At Target Today…
There is a time and place to be a warrior. Some mornings you’re woken up by the sound of battle. Your trust is in the Lord as you pick up your weapons that day. But for me, I have been swinging a sword at shadows for most of my life. Prepared to fight for myself, … Continue reading The Weapons Make the Warrior
We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure. - Hebrews 6:19 This is one of my favorite verses. This verse reminds me of the power and the promise of our Heavenly Father. What is hope? Hope to me is an all-knowing attitude that something good is and will happen despite … Continue reading The Power of Being Hopeful
So if the Son sets you free, you are free indeed. John 8:36 [WARNING: This blogger is having a rough week. Or it could be hormones. But isn’t that the same thing? Bless you, dear reader, for bearing with her.] Right. So how deep does that go, exactly—free from what? I did a quick word … Continue reading Free? What Is This “Free” of which You Speak?
Give her the reward of her labor, and let her works praise her at the city gates. Proverbs 31:31 WOW! What a woman! She loves her people and her God. She stewards her resources (time, talent and treasure) wisely. She helps those in need. And her life speaks for itself. The P31 woman was not just … Continue reading Give of Your Best to the Master
Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Proverbs 31:30 A woman who fears the Lord...what does that even look like? There's no doubt that 'we' are naturally attracted to charming and beautiful people. I think back on that girl in school who always had what … Continue reading Room At The Front