Because I don't have enough going on in my life in general...(yes, take a moment to snicker, my family does), I am attempting to finish my Bachelors Degree in Biblical Studies. Eventually I hope to have my Master's in Biblical Counselling so that I can team up with my husband in our church with counseling. Someday,… Continue reading The Creator or Creation?
A friend of mine posted a great reflection this morning and it got me to thinking. Fear is a powerful force that Satan uses against God's people. I am not generally a fearful person, but recent events have caused my blood pressure to rise and my mind to freeze. I realize my human reaction is… Continue reading The Great I AM
Mondays can be rough here in our home. Mommy has to move 5 kids to the school table, even when she doesn't really want to either! These are the mornings when I reach out to God for help (even before I reach for the coffee pot). My flesh is weak and I need the living… Continue reading God’s Not Dead
The heart of a man establishes his way, but the LORD establishes his steps. Proverbs 16:9 Have you ever in your life wanted something very badly? We have. There have been numerous times during our 16 years of married life that we have wanted something very badly. When my father had his heart attack, we… Continue reading Not That Gate
There is an old comic strip that sat on my fridge for years, till it died in a military move, shuffled to death in some box. When I first cut the comic strip out of the paper (or got it from my mother, because we do that) it rang true for me. My life was… Continue reading Comics of Life
Top Ten Tuesday There are many times in life when I feel roughed up a bit. Lately, we have been struggling through something that just made me feel a bit like mashed potatoes. But along with these times of 'mashing', God offers comfort in many ways: a visitor comes, an encouraging phone call, or comfort… Continue reading Comfort for today and strength for tomorrow
Bad things happen, did you know that? It wasn't always meant to be, but ever since Adam and Eve decided to disobey God's command to "not eat", we suffer the effects of sin. Sin should make us weep and mourn. Sin should break our hearts like it breaks God's heart. The murder, adultery, pride, and… Continue reading Is your heart wrent?