God did not suddenly decide to offer hope and rescue us. The eternal hope He offers was well thought out by Him before we were even born.
True hope trusts in the finished work of Jesus on the cross and His resurrection. We rest in the promises of God, knowing that He hears and answers prayer.
Where do you put your hope? Is it in your abilities, your job, your family? What kind of hope is a sure anchor for the soul? Hope in God.
A photo and a poem. As I gazed at the picture, I thought of how the burning candle beckons, and was inspired to write a poem.
PRAYER IS A POWERFUL CONNECTION TO GOD A simple definition might be just talking to God, but I believe it is much more than that. Prayer is a powerful connection to our awesome God. For as long as I can remember prayer has been important […]
LOVE IS MORE THAN A FEELING This was originally written back in October of 2014 and shared on my former blog. As I was reading over it today, I reflected again on the truth that love is more than a feeling. Enjoy this slightly edited […]
Life has its ups and downs. Enthusiasm comes and goes. I’ve tried new things, failed at some, succeeded with others, learning new things each step of the way.
I have been thinking a lot about grace. Where would we be without the wonderful grace of God? Where would we be without the grace He gives us to enable us to reach out to others when there is hurt? We talk about grace a […]
What comes to mind when you think of the word beyond? I think of things like farther than I’ve ever been, past the clouds, the stars and the universe, an unfilled dream….. What is beyond your wildest imagination? It’s fun to dream isn’t it? This […]
The Five Minute Friday word for this week is grief. I’ve thought a lot about that subject this month as it is the anniversary not only of my oldest son’s birth but also his death. Not a day passes that we don’t miss him, but thinking of the good times bring memories alive.