Many of us are familiar with the account of Zacchaeus. In fact, you may have even heard a catchy little tune about it before (I bet it’s stuck in your head now, huh? Sorry about that). But, have you ever thought of this part of scripture as an amazing display of God’s huge love? Jesus… Read More Zacchaeus–a Story of God’s Amazing Love
Today’s Scripture passage: “ Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone, and the boat was already… Read More Don’t panic!
“A farmer went out to sow his seed. As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. Some fell on rocky places, where it did not have much soil. It sprang up quickly, because the soil was shallow. But when the sun came up, the… Read More Sow Little Investments–Reap Great Rewards!
Pay Attention! Four ways for Christians to Fend off Spiritual Attacks in their Lives! Paying Attention: Important in Dodge Ball and in Life “Be alert, be on watch! Your enemy, the Devil, roams around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.” 1 Peter 5:8 While at a local trampoline park, my oldest daughter… Read More Pay Attention! Four ways for Christians to Fend off Spiritual Attacks in their Lives!
A Treasured Find “Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path.” Psalm 119:105 While browsing in a local antique shop one day, I spotted this Bible. My oldest daughter, who was with me, fell in love with it, but she didn’t have quite enough money to buy it that… Read More A Treasure Found
“I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 “Because whatever has been born of God conquers the world. This is the victory that has conquered the world: our faith.” 1 John 5:4 “I have told you these things so that in Me you may have peace. You will have… Read More Victory in Jesus
“Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.” 1 Corinthians 15:58 “God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him… Read More A Random Memory and Some Encouragement for those who are ready to give up Serving the Lord
“Make your own attitude that of Christ Jesus, Who, existing in the form of God, Did not consider equality with God As something to be used for His own advantage. Instead He empted Himself by assuming the form of a slave, Taking on the likeness of men. And when He had come as a man… Read More “Even to Death on a Cross”
“In peace I will both lie down and sleep; for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety.” Psalm 4:8 Precious Heavenly Father, your beauty is on the Earth and in the glory of the sky. Reverence fills my soul as you paint the sunset. I breathe in the colors and worship Your majesty.… Read More Evening Praise
Are you in need of some encouragement today, friend? Sometimes you just need to hear that you are loved and valued. Even though you know those things, some days are tougher than others and maybe you have forgotten, or maybe you just need to hear someone say it. These, are some of my favorite verses… Read More A Little Encouragement for Your Day