Parenting

Finding Significance in 2016

December 25, 2015

How can I make the most of 2016? This is a question many of us ask ourselves. One place we are given help on this subject is Psalm 90. See the Significance of Each Day. The psalm begins with a reflection on how short life really is. The initial reflection can be summed up as, …

Are You Willing?

November 25, 2015

Proverbs 10:19, “Where there is an excess of words, there is a multitude of sin.” I believe that sometimes we feel like the more words we use when we pray, and the longer the prayer, the more God will listen. This is not true. For me personally, three words prayed to God were the beginning …

Why Christmas Needs Advent

November 25, 2015

Some of the common ways people describe the Christmas season are: Busy, Hectic, Stressful, even Chaotic. We hustle through the season shopping for gifts, looking for deals, going from one Christmas party to the next, not to mention the family dinners and get-togethers. Before we know it, New Year’s Day has come and gone and we …

Praise of The Father

October 25, 2015

A thankful heart can be the antidote to a multitude of sinful behaviors and attitudes. A truly thankful heart offers thanks to God for all of his good gifts. But a thankful heart does not merely thank God for the good things we have, but thanks God for God. Psalm 100 teaches us by example …

Experience God’s Provision: Watch Him Work!

October 25, 2015

There is a phrase I heard a few weeks ago that resonated within my heart: “Provision Follows Obedience.” To be honest, I don’t remember who said it or where the words originated, but the phrase itself has stuck with me. Take a moment, and let those three words sink into your heart and mind. Provision…Follows…Obedience. If …

Praise to the Father

October 25, 2015

A thankful heart can be the antidote to a multitude of sinful behaviors and attitudes.A truly thankful heart offersthanks to God for all of his good gifts.But a thankful heart does not merely thank God for the good things we have, but thanks God for God. Psalm 100 teaches us by example what thanksgiving sounds like. What is interesting is …

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