How big is your faith? Is it big enough to pray bold prayers? Is it big enough to brave the trials of life? Is it big enough to accomplish what God has called you to do?
It’s a new week, a fresh start, a chance to begin again. What does your week look like? What are you excited about? What are you anxious about?
The Beatitudes are a series of blessings that are found in the fifth chapter of Matthew in the Christian Bible.
"Kind words are like honey— sweet to the soul and healthy for the body."
Take a moment to think about the last time someone gave you a compliment. How did it make you feel? Did it make you smile? Did it brighten your day? It’s crazy to think about how just a heartfelt sentence or two can change someone’s bad attitude or give them confidence as they go about their day. We see several times in Paul’s letters to the early churches reminders to encourage one another...
There are a few ways I find comfort when stress creeps in, and one way is to grab my coloring book and color a photo.
What says summer more than an afternoon at the pool? Summer break for my kids and many others is more than 1/2 over already. Have you been to the pool yet? Or if the pool isn't your families favorite past-time, have you made time to enjoy some time with your family during this summer break?
Happy 4th of July! Today our country turns 246 years old.
Last Sunday we read through Genesis 22 verse 1-19. It’s a story of when Abraham took his son to the mountain where God told him to go and sacrifice his son Isaac.
Sometimes we don't have the right words to express ourselves adequately when we or someone else is having a bad, sad, mad, day. I want to tell you that it's ok! We don't always have to express ourselves with words. Prayer has the power to overcome our inadequacies so God can be present and at work in us and through us.
As you think back on your life, you can probably think of a time you faced a difficult decision. Maybe you are facing one currently. There are several ways God has given us to help guide our decision-making process as we strive to move forward in faith.
No matter what you are going through in life right now, good times or bad, blessings or troubles Praise the Lord our God. Seek…