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
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!
Look Up, Let Go, Live Joy!
Today is a day to be still for just a few minutes. Breath in the overwhelming blessings we have because of the sufferings Jesus endured for us to conquer death forever. Heavenly Father, Help us never to take God's amazing gift of love on our behalf for granted. Help us daily to be mindful of… Continue reading All For Us
Today, this Thursday before Easter is Maundy Thursday. It is the day known to Christians as the day Jesus ate His Last Supper with his Disciples, washed their feet, and gave them a New Commandment to "Love one another, just as I have loved you." John 13:34 What does this new commandment mean for us… Continue reading Amazing Love
Look Up, Let Go, Live Joy! Thank you God for being a God who never changes as we live in a world that is constantly changing. We can count on your promises Lord, that you are with us, you are protecting us, and you work for all that is good. Help us to see as… Continue reading My Redeemer Lives!
Look Up, Let Go, Live Joy! How can I pray for you today?