What Are You Seeking?

In the morning, especially if I wake up early, I look at my Facebook feed. It gives me a chance to look at what is happening and opportunities to pray for people as well. I…

Adopted

I have a big family. I have been blessed with 9 children, plus I have a Son-in-Law, daughter-in-law and a wonderful granddaughter. I love them ALL so much! God gave these blessings to my husband…

Chosen

At Church, we are spending about 1 month in just the first few verses in Ephesians. There has been a baptism service in between all this, my youngest was baptized - pretty excited about her…

Count Your Blessings

Are you blessed? There are so many ways I have been blessed! A wonderful family, a warm house (when it is super cold outside this week), a reliable car, a variety of food to eat…

Greetings from Ephesians

In Church, we recently started going through the book of Ephesians. One of the challenges our Pastor had was for us to read through the whole book, twice each week. Since it is only 6…

A New Year

What does that mean for you? Are you starting a "New Year's Resolution"? New Routines? New goals? I do like thinking about being refreshed, renewed. It is a time to look at what you did…

Satisfy Us In the Morning.

I am doing an advent devotional and this is part of a passage I just read... Psalms 90:14-17Satisfy us in the morning with your steadfast love,that we may rejoice and be glad all our days.Make…

Who do you trust?

Everything can be up in the air? he said, she said? Which politician, political party? etc who can we trust? Psalms 25:1-5To you, O Lord, I lift up my soul.O my God, in you I…

Praise You

Psalms 63:1-4 O God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water.  So I have looked…

Steadfast, Immovable, Abounding…

Matthew 28:18-20 ESV 50 I tell you this, brothers: flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God, nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable. 51 Behold! I tell you a mystery. We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, 52 in…

Faithful

For the summer, our church is going through Colossians.  There are so many wonderful truths in this book that I decided to do a deeper study.  Today, I listened to it several times on YouVersion…

Count It All Joy

It has been awhile since you have heard from me...  a lot has been happening.... Things were getting to stressful for me and it was making me sick, literally.  So I stepped back a bit…

Psalm 3 – Save Me

Psalm 3:5-8 5 I lay down and slept;     I woke again, for the Lord sustained me. 6 I will not be afraid of many thousands of people     who have set themselves against me all around. 7 Arise, O…

Psalm 3 – My Shield

Psalm 3:1-4 1 O Lord, how many are my foes!     Many are rising against me; 2 many are saying of my soul,     “There is no salvation for him in God.” Selah 3 But you, O Lord, are…

Psalm 2 – Be Warned

Psalm 2 1 Why do the nations rage  and the peoples plot in vain? ... 2 against the Lord and against his Anointed ... 4 He who sits in the heavens laughs; the Lord holds them in derision.…

Psalm 1 – Reality Check

Psalm 1:4-6  4 The wicked are not so,     but are like chaff that the wind drives away. 5 Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment,     nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous; 6 for the…

Psalm 1 – Living Water

Psalm 1:3 He is like a tree     planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season,     and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers. The other day…

Blessed

Psalm 1:1-2 ESV 1 Blessed is the man     who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners,     nor sits in the seat of scoffers; 2 but his delight is…

Perfect Love

1 John 4:14-20 ESV 14 And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent his Son to be the Savior of the world. 15 Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides…

God Is Love

1 John 4:7-13 ESV 7 Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Anyone who does not love does not know God,…

God’s Love Is Steadfast

Matthew 22:34-4034 But when the Pharisees heard that he had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together. 35 And one of them, a lawyer, asked him a question to test him. 36 “Teacher, which is the great commandment in…

God Is For Us

Romans 8:31-39 31 What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be<sup class="footnote" data-fn="#fen-ESV-28132a" data-link="[a]">[a]against us? 32 He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up for…