Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: Jesus is the resurrection and the life; and His spirit lives within us. “The Spirit of God, who raised Jesus from the dead, lives in you. And just as God raised Christ Jesus from … Continue reading Word & Worship – Easter – Ghost
Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: God is unchanging and ever faithful. No matter the season we're in, He is with us and will sustain us. “Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am … Continue reading Word & Worship – Greater Things
I met Jeremiah on Serve Day, dark curls, first tooth missing and pulling his mom by the hand to hurry up and let him get to the play area 'cause he had playing on his mind! River had gotten the list from Jeremiah's school and couldn't believe a kindergartener needed upwards of $100 worth of supplies … Continue reading #DontDoItAlone
I wasn't watching where I was going and I got smacked across the head with a 2x4. But it was exactly what I needed to knock some sense into the 3-pound brain nestled inside my head that had shriveled to the size of a pea. For several days I have been wallowing in discouragement. I … Continue reading How About Them Apples?
The house is radiant and welcoming. The rich, oaken floors have been immaculately polished by hand, emitting a fresh citrus aroma that makes you feel right at home. Every window in every room glistens, making the vibrant verdant forest and crystal blue skies beyond appear most alluring, more like picturesque paintings specially crafted to enhance … Continue reading All Dressed Up With Nowhere to Go
A few years back I tried to encourage a friend through text, "Don't be Orpah. Don't turn back now!" And of course she thought the auto correct had failed to change my speedy texting skills to Oprah. Later she confessed that she had no idea why I had used Oprah as an encouragement to stick to her commitment. … Continue reading Orpah Not Oprah
At this they wept again. Then Orpah kissed her mother-in-law good-by, but Ruth clung to her. “Look”, said Naomi, “your sister-in-law is going back to her people and her gods. Go back with her.” Ruth 1:14-15 Both Orpah and Ruth made the initial decision to leave Moab. Whether it was because they had seen Godly … Continue reading The Way of the World