“Hear my cry, O God; listen to my prayer. From the ends of the earth I call to you, I call as my heart grows faint; lead me to the rock that is higher than I. For you have been my refuge, a strong tower against the foe.” – Psalm … Read More →
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Posted Mar 1 | Comments Off on What Are Your Recovery Strategies?
“Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour.” – 1 Peter 5:8 Did you start out the new year refreshed and ready to “fight the good fight?” Were you ready to face the challenges and changes brought … Read More →
Posted Feb 1 | Comments Off on Are You Being Steeped?
“And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.” – Romans 8:28 By definition, “steeping” means soaking a solid in a liquid to soften it, extract flavors and make it into something … Read More →
Posted Jan 2 | Comments Off on Where Does Our Hope Come From
“Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.” – … Read More →
Posted Dec 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Careful With Our Words
“Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as it fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear.” – Ephesians 4:29 We all have examples of times when other people’s words have hurt us. And I’m … Read More →
Posted Nov 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Redefining Thankfulness
“Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.” – Psalm 100:4-5 The holiday’s are here! Whether you’re excited about the festivities or not, this … Read More →
Posted Oct 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Dreaming Of Something Else
“The Lord keeps you from all harm and watches over your life. The Lord keeps watch over you as you come and go, both now and forever.” – Psalm 121:7-8 The life we’ve been given is full of both beautiful, joy-filled moments and moments that make you wonder how you’ll … Read More →
Posted Sep 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Delivering Them From Evil
“Give justice to the weak and the fatherless; maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute. Rescue the weak and the needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.” – Psalm 82:3-4 News headlines aren’t known for their lighthearted stories, but it seems the news is chock-full of … Read More →
Posted Aug 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Where Does Our Help Come From?
“Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness. For we do not know what to pray for as we ought, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groanings too deep for words.” – Romans 8:26 This world is difficult to navigate. It twists and turns in ways we could … Read More →
Posted Jul 1, 2020 | Comments Off on This Little Light of Mine
“By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” – John 13:35 As the world continues to be torn apart by social injustices, sickness and varied opinions, it’s easy to feel torn. Where should my focus be? What is my responsibility in everything going … Read More →