Use Your Gifts to Change the World Wednesday – Listen

“Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath:” ‭‭James‬ ‭1:19‬ ‭KJV‬‬ Good morning!  It’s day 15 and still no electricity.  I’m excited to say that I’ve been able to find peace in the routine I have developed within the chaos.  For years I’ve heard people refer…

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Spread the Love Friday – How Deep Is Your Faith and What is Holding You Back?

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. ‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭11:1‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Happy Friday!  This morning I’m reflecting on all the ways God has  worked in my life this week.  I’m suddenly aware of how our faith can be at different levels. When I was younger, I…

Spread the Love Friday – Be a Revolutionary for Christ

The wicked desire the stronghold of evildoers, but the root of the righteous endures. ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭12:12‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Happy Friday!  Spread God’s love everywhere you go. Have you ever been teased for being a Christian?  Have you ever felt that you had to stifle your beliefs or that you were be considered a “goody two shoes”?…

Spread the Love Friday – Laughter is Good Medicine

Then our mouth was filled with laughter And our tongue with joyful shouting; Then they said among the nations, “The LORD has done great things for them.” ‭‭PSALM‬ ‭126:2‬ ‭AMP‬‬ Happy Friday!  One way we can spread God’s love is through laughter.  A friend shared her morning devotion which said surround yourself with laughter.  What…

The Rest of the Story

The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.  Proverbs 11:25 After posting yesterday, I quickly set about cleaning up our thermos. At that moment it occurred to me that we didn’t have any milk.  I had spoken to my husband the evening before about needing to pick up milk for Our…

Use Your Gifts to Change the World Wednesday – Let God Shine the Way

The Lord is my light and my salvation.  Psalm 27:1 I can’t believe it’s November already!  It’s Wednesday and a great time to use your gifts to help others. Have you ever felt confident God was answering a prayer, when suddenly something happens that brings doubt to your mind?  I have too.  Months ago I…

Spread the Love Friday – Be One

Come, let us drink our fill of love until morning; Let us console and delight ourselves with love. ‭‭PROVERBS‬ ‭7:18‬ ‭AMP‬‬ Happy Friday!  It’s Spread the Love Friday!  What will you do to make someone’s day special?  Sometimes the smallest gesture can make the biggest difference. Lending an ear, giving a hug, and leaving a…

Spread the Love Friday – Embrace Your Blessings!

Blessed are those who believe without seeing.  John 20:29 Happy Friday!  It’s a glorious day in Florida.  I hope your world looks beautiful this morning. I heard the song below by Francesca Battistelli on the radio this morning and I thought it was so fitting.  How many times does some little something happen that throws…