A Mother’s Heart and Jesus’ Heart Toward Children

Mother's Heart

Nothing has caused this mother’s heart to fear more than fear for my children. When my daughters were young and growing up I constantly battled fear. Every bad story I heard caused me to fear for my children.  I feared that I would lose them to a house fire, that disease would strike them, that they would fall prey to evil men, that they would be kidnapped… You name it when it came to my three daughters, I feared. (more…)

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Have You Forgotten Anything You Need To Remember?

need to remember

Have you ever driven away from your house and felt like you forgot something that you need to remember? You know those moments of: “Did I turn off the iron?” “Do I have everything I need today?” “I can’t remember if I remembered to take the chicken out of the freezer.” (more…)

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The Value Of A Godly Friend

Godly Friend

A godly friend is a priceless treasure. This morning I was reminded of the value of a godly friend while praying for the women participating in my online Bible study program DIG.  I felt like Jesus said, “They need to know that you are praying for them.” So, I opened up their DIG Facebook group and put the prayer I prayed for them in a post . This way they could see and know my prayers for them. (more…)

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Journey with Jesus: Walking Through His Word

Journey with Jesus

My journey with Jesus began twenty-five years ago, over a decade since I walked away from church and Jesus at sixteen. When I returned at twenty-nine, I began reading my Bible again not really understanding what I read. To me the Bible was a true account of something that happened long ago. I guess you could say, I equated the Bible to a History Book. (more…)

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Abraham’s Faith: A Physical Reality Unconsidered

Abraham's Faith

Abraham’s faith took me by surprise this morning. If I have read Romans 4 once, I have read it at least a hundred times. But today was one of those days where the Word of God turned me upside down. When I read the words, “who, contrary to hope, in hope believed.” Contrary to hope basically says against all hope. The Scripture passage focused on Abraham’s faith. While Hebrews 11 might be the Hall of Faith. Roman’s 4 is Abraham’s induction into the Hall of Faith Ceremony. The whole chapter …

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