2015 is practically here. When you look back on your previous year, what do you see? Do you see hardship? pain? Or can you see God’s hand working through your life? Personally, looking back, even in all the “bad” things that happened in this past year, I can say that I can see God’s hand working … More 2015 is Just Around the Corner!
“God’s an artist… He makes sunsets change every evening, created everything from a walrus to a zebra to a parrot, designed dozens of different breeds of horses and dogs, even the leaves on trees and shrubs are in hundreds of different shapes. God is creative and artistic… He does beautiful work. He doesn’t have failed designs.” … More God is an Artist
“But now thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: ‘Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you … More Don’t Worry About Your Past! -Isaiah 43:1-3, 18-19
Have you ever wanted something badly? Have you ever wanted something so badly, you didn’t want to let it go? In our family’s advent devotional, we learned about Jonah. He ran away from God because he was scared. Scared of the Ninevites. Scared of what God would do. “Sometimes you have to let go of … More You Have to Let Go…
Originally Posted on December 5, 2014 Everyone has those bad days that seem like the end of the world. Today, in my family’s advent reading, it was about Noah (Genesis 6:5-8) and how he found favor in God’s sight despite the evilness of the world. We talked about that no matter what, we try to lean on … More Safety in the Floods
Originally Posted on December 3, 2014: As Christmastime approaches, we are preparing the way for the celebration of the coming birth of our Savior. Tonight, I want to focus on Mary, the young mother of Jesus. In Luke 1, the angel Gabriel came to Mary. Most people believe that Mary was only about thirteen or fourteen … More Am I A “Yes” Girl? -Mary, the mother of Jesus