When Your Hope and Faith are Shaken

When Your Hope and Faith are Shaken

Sometimes my faith is shaken when my hope gives way to the storms of life. After staying-at-home for over 5 weeks because of the worldwide pandemic, it is easy to give into depression. Not seeing friends or my children, just knowing they are doing alright, can be...
6 War Room Bible Verses for Fervent Prayer

6 War Room Bible Verses for Fervent Prayer

  Fervent prayer is something that we rarely see these days and maybe that is why we are losing ground in so many areas. We are living complacent lives and have forgotten that we should be in an all-out war against our enemy. Our enemy is unseen so we forget he...
The Blessings of Reaching Our Ruby Anniversary

The Blessings of Reaching Our Ruby Anniversary

 A year ago, we reached our Ruby Anniversary. It is something that should never be taken for granted. Being married for 40 years is less common than ever and a blessing that few experience! I have known married couples who lost a spouse before they reached this...
5 Prayers When Your Marriage is on the Rocks

5 Prayers When Your Marriage is on the Rocks

Prayer isn’t a magical thing that makes everything better when your marriage is ‘On the Rocks’ but prayer does work miracles. The Bible says that two are better than one and yet it often doesn’t seem like that at all! It would seem that it is...
5 Benefits From Having a Puppy

5 Benefits From Having a Puppy

There are benefits from having a puppy that I never thought of until I got this precious bundle of energy about four years ago! You might be thinking of adding a furry friend to your family and I’d love to share the benefits with you. Besides, staying at home in...
How To Find Your Strength in God’s Defense and Mercy

How To Find Your Strength in God’s Defense and Mercy

When fear grips my heart, my strength slips away and my knees shake and I feel faint. On the outside, I probably look courageous when really I am not. Today we are looking at Psalm 59 as we continue our Weariness to Strength Grace Study. David was surrounded by King...
Comfort When You are Grieving

Comfort When You are Grieving

Life isn’t without sorrow and most of us will need comfort sooner or later because we are grieving the loss of someone close. God does not leave you to suffer alone and offers compassion and joy for your future. Even when you are sure that you have placed your...
Refresh Your Faith by Lori Hatcher {Book Review}

Refresh Your Faith by Lori Hatcher {Book Review}

  Refresh Your Faith is a book that I received in the mail from my blogging friend, Lori Hatcher, whom I’ve known for nine years. Are you no longer drawn to read your Bible? Do you struggle to find time because your kids are up at the crack of dawn needing your...
5 Amazing Reasons To Put Your Hope in Jesus

5 Amazing Reasons To Put Your Hope in Jesus

Your hope is intricately tied up in expectations for the future and you might have unexpected disappointments when dreams do not happen. When you place your hope in Jesus, there is an amazing difference as your whole perspective on life is transformed. We will be...
Why You Need Fearless Faith

Why You Need Fearless Faith

How can you have Fearless Faith when your knees are shaking with terror? Even the smallest things can cause your heart to palpitate because it seems so huge at that moment! You might be encouraged by this Free Printable and by the Weariness to Strength Grace Study....
20 Bible Verses on Comfort that Will Help You Cope

20 Bible Verses on Comfort that Will Help You Cope

It can be hard to know where to turn for comfort when you are going through trials. Most often we turn to God last even when we are saved and know deep down that is the first person we should go to. There isn’t one of us who will go through our entire life...
The Beginner’s Guide To Bible Journaling

The Beginner’s Guide To Bible Journaling

The Beginners Guide to Bible Journaling When You Aren’t Artistic! If you are looking for the ultimate beginner’s guide to Bible journaling you are in the right place. You will find the best tips for getting started by reading what I am sharing today. This...
Why Weight Loss Is The Hardest Thing To Do

Why Weight Loss Is The Hardest Thing To Do

Weight loss is the hardest thing to do and so you resolved, yet again, to shed those pounds! You might be wondering why I’m sharing about weight loss when I normally write devotionals or post about Bible journaling. What does weight loss have to do with your...
Pandemic Prayer for Fearless Courage + FREE Printable

Pandemic Prayer for Fearless Courage + FREE Printable

There have been other pandemics throughout world history but in all my life there hasn’t been anything that would produce fearless courage since The Black Death! This is something we need to take seriously as restaurants, schools, and events are closed or...