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.
Hope in God: The One Strong, Secure Soul Anchor
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.
Love is More Than a Feeling: A Lesson Learned
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 […]
Murmurs of Peace Reach My Heart
What are murmurs of peace, and how can we hear them throughout our days? We each may have different experiences that wake up certain memories of times we felt calm and peaceful. But the connecting cord that binds us is the Holy Spirit, who Jesus […]
Mercy: Hope for a Heavy Heart
So how can we find the strength to show mercy even when people strongly disagree? We turn to God’s Word and there we find truth.
Freedom to Spread Your Wings and Fly
We all want to be free, but what is true freedom? The poem came to me quickly one night during an online writing session with friends. The prompt was: She Flew. First, I began to write and did not lay down my pen until the […]
People: What We Have in Common
We should celebrate our differences as people. God made us each unique individuals with our own talents and abilities.
Windows, Trees and Worship
Each month Chronic Joy Ministries shares a poetry prompt on their blog. For the month of April the theme was Windows and Trees. I love looking out windows and I love trees, so it was a perfect prompt for me. Gazing Through the […]
Reminders of Hope in Our Lives
No matter what our situation, we can look for reminders of hope throughout our days. Hope is not found in ourselves but in God, our Creator.
Midday: A Good Time to Pause and Pray
Midday is a good time to stop, refocus and evaluate the day. Pausing throughout the day can help refresh us to continue our day.