“We cannot change our past. We cannot change the fact that people act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable.
The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude.” ~ Charles R. Swindoll
Congratulations to the Women of Faith Writing Contest Winners! Congratulations to the winners of our Women of Faith Writing Contest, and thank you to everyone who entered! Each of our 660 entries was carefully reviewed by a panel of judges who made difficult decisions in choosing the Grand-Prize winner, 1st-Place winner and 2nd-Place winner.Read more →
What if someone came to your house… took all your movies, all the images and videos you have downloaded to your computer, all the games you play, the shows you watch on television, the books and magazines you read, all the things you have written, then delivered them to your church and showed them on Sunday morning? Would that worry you, horrify you, or would you be excited to share what you enjoy, watch, and read?Read more →
Heavenly Father I want to go to the depths of Your love and wisdom to attain all the depths of Your knowledge my finite brain can contain. I want to live fully the life You’ve given me. I want to only desire that which You desire, And live as You want me to live. Your judgments and Your ways are unfathomable. For from You and through You all things exist. I present me to You.Read more →
I interact with people in person or through my blog, Twitter, Facebook, Shoutlife and other social sites. Every person I encounter is loved by God. Each person Jesus deemed so valuable that He laid down His own life to offer mercy, grace, and salvation. And with every person who crosses my path, or visits online, comes an opportunity to share the truth they are loved by God.Read more →
Yolanda Shanks survived a suicide attempt in her teens. Thankfully God had a different plan for her life. A family member reached her in the nick of time, blessing Yolanda not only with medical help but eternal help through salvation with Jesus Christ. Yolanda is now a Bible study facilitator and small group leader who writes with warmth and compassion offering scriptural truths and practical solutions for the many painful issues those who attempted suicide face.Read more →
Great posts by Max Lucado and Ann Voskamp,,, Disaster? Or Just a Pimple-Level Problem? By Max Lucado http://www.womenoffaith.com/blog/2012/03/disaster-or-just-a-pimple-level-problem-by-max-lucado/ What to Do When You feel like a Loser… by Ann Voskamp http://www.aholyexperience.com/2012/03/what-to-do-when-you-feel-like-a-loser/ I’ll be out of town this weekend at a prayer retreat.Happy weekend blessings, everyone!Read more →