Thanks to Joy A. Mead (https://joyamead.com/) who was so sweet to nominate me several months ago for the Versatile blogger Award. Joy writes a beautiful blog about "Christian reflections on everyday happenings, motherhood, & transatlantic life". She shares adorable stories about her children and husband that are so relatable and you feel like Joy is… Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Awarad
Idle mind? Did Eve have an idle mind when the serpent so shrewdly hoodwinked her into believing it was okay to eat from the Tree of Knowledge of good and evil? (Genesis 3) Well, I can't speak for Eve, but I know for myself when my mind is idle I am leaving room for that… Continue reading Keep Out That Sneaky Serpent
Constantly being grateful is God's will for us. ( 1 Thessalonians 5:18 https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=1+Thessalonians+5%3A18&version=ESV) But how often do we either write in our "Gratitude Journals" or in prayer thank God for our blessings then rush off to the next item on our list of "Things to Do"? Guilty! Today's verse reminds us that we need to… Continue reading Constantly Giving Thanks
Life is too short to hold grudges, and no one these days has time for strife. Friend, today if you are having trouble letting go of a deep wound ask Jesus to cover you and your offender with his love. Ask Him to help you exchange feelings of hate for compassion,kindness and love. He is… Continue reading See Over Us
Have a blessed, safe, and healthy weekend. And Remember to: Look Up, Let Go, Live Joy! The photo for today's verse comes from Carolyn V. Check out more of her work here: unsplash-logoCarolyn V
Are you starting or are you way past being confused by all the contradictions being reported on the news each day as much as this girl is? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hspw7Y1Gc5s&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1IxP1uJHFJCPqbQfI_HmHwD-E_G96VU3IhreJLMNOG1qy85rMv1BQLCaw For me she pretty much sums up the confusion I am feeling when I turn on the news just to try to get the weather report to… Continue reading Confusing News
How many times do you tell yourself, "I'm not going to worry about anything today."? Then within a matter of possibly seconds your mind starts whirling, the "How will I's", the "What if's," and the ever popular, "How am I ever...". I must admit, as hard as I try and as many times as I… Continue reading Am I Being Selfish?
Have you ever thought about the relationship between our level of thankfulness and joy? How about the posture of our attitudes, especially during these times of uncertainty? I have to admit, most of the time I am a positive, glass half full kind of gal. I keep up with my gratitude journal, thanking God for… Continue reading The Promise of the Faithful is JOY!
Enough Said. Have a blessed weekend.
What a blessing it is to be alive today in Christ! A blessing to know that I am not my own, that I am His. I often get caught up in my own little world doing my own projects and forget that exorbitant blessing. Going about my day, even in the midst of this pandemic… Continue reading I Am Yours