Knowing God Produces Faith and Trust in Him

Knowing God Produces Faith and Trust in Him

Without faith, we can have no trust. Faith means believing God,  It means believing in the integrity and worthiness of His character and in the truthfulness of His Word. To trust God, we must have confidence that God is Who He says He is, and that He is able to do...
Overcoming Fear with Words of Life

Overcoming Fear with Words of Life

The power of life and death is in the tongue and God tells us that we have a choice between life & death…choose life.  This has an eternal meaning, as in, choose Jesus and have eternal life.  It also means we have a choice with what we say...
The Peace That Passes All Understanding

The Peace That Passes All Understanding

The bible tells us that Jesus is the “prince of peace.” Jesus says, “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid. John 14:27 What is your definition of peace? Most...
Mother’s Day Parenting Tips

Mother’s Day Parenting Tips

My mother left her earthly home almost two years ago, and there’s not a day when I don’t miss her. As you’d expect, my thoughts are especially with her on Mother’s Day. I’m certain others who’ve experienced that same loss understand the void that’s created when your...
Resurrection Day:  What a Difference a Day Makes!

Resurrection Day:  What a Difference a Day Makes!

As a child, I remember Christmas being my favorite holiday, with Easter coming in as a close second. I loved going shopping to get a new fancy dress and shoes for the special occasion, and wearing white gloves and carrying a purse that made me feel ‘grown-up’ and...
Fear God Only

Fear God Only

I was recently talking with a friend who credited fear for protecting us. I stopped and thought about this for a moment. Why would God tell us SO many times in Scripture to ‘fear not’ (Isaiah 41:10), while also using fear as a way to protect us? What I’m going to...
Your Life Is Too Important Not to Make Time for God

Your Life Is Too Important Not to Make Time for God

Your Life Is Too Important Not to Make Time for God Your Life Is Too Important Not to Make Time for God Busyness can be a major source of anxiety for anyone and everyone. When I was working full-time and had young children, I vividly remember describing my life to a...
4 Times Women Conquered Fear with Love in the Bible

4 Times Women Conquered Fear with Love in the Bible

How did you communicate your love on Valentine’s Day? Candy conversation hearts? Poetic greeting cards? Chocolates and roses? A fancy dining experience? Simple acts of kindness? Intimate whispers in the bedroom?  There are countless ways to express your...