At night when I can’t sleep, I’ll often praise the Lord by going through the alphabet to find names and descriptions for our wonderful God. I find joy as I recount His wonders, my mind settles, my soul rests, and peace enfolds as I drift off to sleep. Praise the …Continue reading →
Chapter 24 of Genesis tells the story of Abraham sending his servant to find a wife for his son, Isaac. There are so many sweet aspects of the story and many lessons to apply to our lives. The servant was told to go in the authority of his master, Abraham. …Continue reading →
For all You have done. For Who You are. For Your sacrifice. For Your Grace. For Your Mercy. For Your Peace. For Your Joy. For given Your all so I may live. I gift You me. I gift You my heart. I gift You my all. I love You, Jesus. I love You, Heavenly Father. Happy Birthday, Jesus. For now and forever, I gift You my heart.
I adore hiking in the mountains. Over the years, I’ve been blessed to walk trails around the country. The clean outdoor air clears my lungs and my mind, and I feel closer to the Lord in the stillness of God’s nature. The times I’ve had those opportunities are joy-filled… Best. …Continue reading →
During church, our pastor reminded us that if we are in Christ Jesus we are like Noah when he was in the ark. Noah was safe and secure even in the storms, even in the driving rain, even if he tripped and fell, even if he was wobbly on his …Continue reading →
Years ago, the company where my husband worked outsourced his facility, and he was laid off. He searched for new employment for 448 long, long, long days. When work finally came, we gathered up two weeks’ worth of clothes, my laptop, our dog and headed north to Idaho. Ten months …Continue reading →
An amazing verse in John 21:20 gives insight into the heart of God. John, the beloved disciple, leans against the chest of Jesus. Jesus, the God-man, the Son of God, was approachable and touchable. Jesus allowed intimacy and closeness from His disciples and other people. Jesus took little children into …Continue reading →