The Encounter

"True worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers that the Father seeks." John 4:23 When the Samaritan woman found Jesus at the well and He asked her for a drink, she had no idea her life was about to change. As she continued talking … Continue reading The Encounter

Even the Vilest Sinner

Let me preface this by saying that God is there, even in the mundane tasks, and if we're listening He might just speak to our hearts. This morning, my husband and I pressure washed the exterior of our home. As I worked on the garage door which was covered with a layer of gunk from … Continue reading Even the Vilest Sinner

God Thinks You’re Priceless

Because someone out there, besides me, needs to remember this... I woke up with the song "Priceless" by For King and Country in mind. Listen to the words. Don't listen to the lies of the enemy. Isaiah 43:4 "You are priceless to me. I love you."   

Loyal, Responsible Ruth

Ruth is one of only two female named books of the Bible and while it's a short book, with only four chapters, it packs a punch regarding good character. Naomi was Ruth and Orpah's mother-in-law. After some time, Naomi's husband and sons died. Naomi told both Ruth and Orpah to go back to their people … Continue reading Loyal, Responsible Ruth

Broken But Beautiful

Look at the inside of these shells and you see delicately formed layers. These shells have been churned up in storms, beaten and broken BUT they're still beautiful. As I studied these, I thought about people who've suffered heartaches, been broken and churned up by the storms of life, yet they still have a beautiful … Continue reading Broken But Beautiful

Hopeful Hannah

God has been leading me to study women of the Bible. Yesterday He took me to Mary, Mother of Jesus and today, He led me to Hannah. As I read about Hannah again, Romans 12:12 came to me. "Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer." I can relate to Hannah. Having battled infertility … Continue reading Hopeful Hannah

Imagine Mary

In the book of Luke 1, Mary's story unfolds. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” 29 Mary was greatly troubled at his words and wondered what kind of greeting this might be. 30 But the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary; you have found … Continue reading Imagine Mary