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…

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Try Something New Tuesday – The Use of Gentle Language

“Those who consider themselves religious and yet do not keep a tight rein on their tongues deceive themselves, and their religion is worthless.” ‭‭James‬ ‭1:26‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Happy Tuesday!  It’s a great time to try something new! This morning I am very mindful of the events of September 11th, 2001.  Most Americans remember what they were doing…

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…

Forgiveness Thursday – Amazing Grace

bearing graciously with one another, and willingly forgiving each other if one has a cause for complaint against another; just as the Lord has forgiven you, so should you forgive. ‭‭COLOSSIANS‬ ‭3:13‬ ‭AMP‬‬ It’s Forgiveness Thursday.  Do you ever think “how could so much go wrong in such a short period of time?”  Have you…

Live and Teach with Christian Enthusiasm and Calmness

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness.   2 Timothy 3:16 I hope your Saturday finds you well and full of God’s perfect peace and joy. Have you ever encountered people who ridicule you because of your Christian beliefs?  Do you feel like you are persecuted when…

Use Your Gifts to Change the World Wednesday – Pray and Help Others

However, if you suffer as a Christian, do not be ashamed, but praise God that you bear that name.  1 Peter 4:16 Happy Wednesday!  Recently there seems to be so much suffering on our minds.  Our hearts are heavy from stories related to natural disaster, mass shootings, politics and tragic deaths.  Often, though taking place…