The Window Story

A young couple moved into a new neighborhood. The next morning while they are eating breakfast, the young woman saw her neighbor hanging the wash outside. “That laundry is not very clean,” she said. “She doesn’t know how to wash correctly. Perhaps she needs better laundry soap.” Her husband looked on, but remained silent. Every… Continue reading The Window Story

You say

You say: “It’s impossible”God says: All things are possible(Luke 18:27) You say: “I’m too tired”God says: I will give you rest(Matthew 11:28-30) You say: “Nobody really loves me”God says: I love you(John 3:16 & John 3:34) You say: “I can’t go on”God says: My grace is sufficient(2 Corinthians 12:9 & Psalm 91:15) You say: “I… Continue reading You say

A light unto my path

The Lord says, “I will guide you along the best pathway for your life. I will advise you and watch over you.” ~ Psalm 32:8 Have you ever been unsure about what to do in certain situations? You might be faced with a difficult issue and want to make the right decision under the circumstances… Continue reading A light unto my path

The Eternal Son

In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men. The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it ~  John 1:4-5 Have you ever felt so tired and felt that your hope was deteriorating? Sometimes we go through periods of depression or apathy when we feel our own light… Continue reading The Eternal Son

When you’re overwhelmed

“Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” ~ Philippians 4:6-7 Sometimes we may feel like we have so many duties it feels like… Continue reading When you’re overwhelmed

Joys of today

“LORD, remind me how brief my time on earth will be. Remind me that my days are numbered— how fleeting my life is” ~Psalm 39:4 Some people feel that they will be happy only after certain things happen. They look towards the future for their happiness – when they get the promotion, or when they… Continue reading Joys of today

Confidence

May He give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed. ~Psalm 20:4 It’s easy to feel ill-equipped to face our challenges. I don’t like conflict and am quite risk-averse, so confidence is something I sometimes grapple with. But I understand that those doubts, those feelings of not being enough comes from… Continue reading Confidence

Our gifts for giving

As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace ~ 1 Peter 4:10  We all have something that makes us unique. Are you particularly compassionate? Do you care about animals? Or maybe you have plenty of initiative and you’re a confident go-getter. Whatever your gifts… Continue reading Our gifts for giving

The extraordinary

“But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong. God chose the lowly things of this world and the despised things—and the things that are not—to nullify the things that are, so that no one may boast before Him.”… Continue reading The extraordinary

Have you heard??

You shall not go around as a slanderer among your people, and you shall not stand up against the life of your neighbor: I am the Lord. ~ Leviticus 19:16  Who has not, at some time in their life, gossiped? It seems innocent enough until the talk turns more sinister and we start to bad mouth… Continue reading Have you heard??