Faith, God, guidance

A Brave Decision

I’m just going to come out and say it. My mother-in-law is the best. She is the kindest woman I know, and she has made me feel part of the family right from the start. She can cook too, just taste one of her cinnamon rolls, or her chicken and noodles. You would wonder why she isn’t on the Food…

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Faith, God

Facing Lions

Let me ask those who identify themselves as a Christ-follower this question. If a law passed that didn’t allow you to pray in your home, would you follow that law, or would you ignore it even if you knew there was certain punishment if you got caught? Daniel’s Story In Daniel chapter 6, Daniel faced that very incident. Being now…

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God, guidance, Verse of the Week

Clear Directions

Trust in the Lord with all your heart;    do not depend on your own understanding.Seek his will in all you do,    and he will show you which path to take. Proverbs 3:5-6 (NLT) Are you looking for direction in your life? Here is the formula.  It starts with who you trust and seek and how much you are willing to trust and seek. We…

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Faith, God

A Glimpse at Those Who Lived by Faith

Read Hebrews 11 Think about the following hypothetical scenarios. You and your spouse live in a nice home on a nice piece of land. You have a big pool and outdoor living space. Nearby are family and friends you invite over and entertain often. You’re in heaven. You love your life, and everything is just the way you dreamed it…

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Faith, God, Verse of the Week

Verse of the Week

For we live by faith, not by sight.  2 Corinthians 5:7 Faith does not come easy for some. Perhaps it’s because they don’t think they have anything to put their faith into, or don’t know what to put their faith into. Faith is our theme on the blog this month. Stay tuned for weekly devotions as we dive into what…

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Faith, God

Our Majestic God

Read Psalm 8 When I first moved to Arizona, I was struck by how clear I could see the stars in a lucent nighttime sky. The constellations were easy to find. At certain times of the year, planets such as Venus and Mars could be seen. It gave me a sense of both wonderment and reverence thinking how wonderfully creative…

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