I've been working out the details for the September Bible Study plan. Whispers of Peace from God's Word to our heart. Where do we turn when our world has turned upside down? When life is hard, what do we? 1 "I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? 2 My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. 3 He will not let your foot be moved; he … [Read more...] about September Bible Study Plan
Fear and worry like to wiggle into my mind and take my thoughts captive. Have you ever noticed how one negative thought can multiply into your worst nightmare? Sleep becomes elusive, and your rational thinking and common sense have left the premises. Looking at me, my son asks if he can take the car and his younger brother fishing. He has just received his driver's license. Panic grabs hold of … [Read more...] about Finding peace in God’s presence when worry and fear try to rule your thoughts
If you have been following along with the Psalm reading plan for the summer, today we are looking at Psalm 27. Every single word of it is pure gold. I want us to focus on the last verse. "Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord!" The following is a time in my life when waiting was agonizingly painful. In the early morning hours before the pink glow of … [Read more...] about How do you wait in the difficult moments of your life?
During the summer months, I thought we could study the Psalms together. Make sure to join my library to have access to my tools and resources to help you study God's Word. You can sign up here: Summertime has arrived and with it all of the wonderful activities which can make our schedules hectic and maybe a little crazy! My goal is to help you spend time in God's Word, even when life gets … [Read more...] about June Bible Study Reading Plan – Selected Psalms
Do you ever feel worn weary from worrying over the cares of life? Anxiety can steal sleep, replace rational thinking with irrational, and cause us to miss memory making moments. I've struggled with an anxious mind for most of my life and I've found ways to keep it from taking control of my life. As my boys enter into their teenage years, I have noticed my thought process tends to become more … [Read more...] about Five ways to deal with an anxious mind.
I am linking up for Five Minute Friday. The FMF is hosted by Kate Motaung on her blog Heading Home. Today’s prompt is “Mom.” Sifting through beautiful treasured moments, my heart fills with longing and memories slowly trickle down my face. As I close my eyes, I can smell the delectable, delightful, and delicious scent of freshly baked cookies. Quickly the sugary morsels would … [Read more...] about A Tribute to my Mom for Mother’s Day