• Parenting/Life

    Which are you?

    Sometimes we as Christians become skeptics or groupies. As skeptics, we know the word and can quote it, but don’t really believe it is true for us. We question God’s ability to stay true to his word. Will he bring healing, will he restore a broken marriage, help us financially, or protect us? As groupies, we love God and we run hard and fast after him wishing he will love us and that if we could just do this one thing then maybe he will notice and have favor on us. We want what the others have, but it just always seems a little out of reach. Scripture tells us…

  • Parenting/Life

    Don’t Look Back Your Not Going That Way!

    One day this week I came across two sayings that stuck with me and I had to write them down. The first one, “Don’t look back your not going that way!” was just a really true statement that I thought I would just keep. I didn’t know that I would really be thinking about it a few days later. Sometimes your past can sneak up on you in the most unexpected times. It could be a comment about a time that you wasn’t proud of, seeing an old friend, or coming across an old keepsake. It happens! The past will sneak in and sort of nag at you. It brings in a flood of memories…

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    Is That Your Best?

    A glad heart makes a happy face; a broken heart crushes the spirit. Proverbs 15:13NLT It’s so easy to be thankful and easily give praise when we are soaring along enjoying life with no major struggles. We gladly sing His praises and are willing to share the joys of our lives. Although it’s great that we share what He has done for us, it’s also good to share the struggles; big or small. It’s through our weaknesses and trials that you can connect with others who may be going through similar situations. Paul knew when he was in prison that these trials would come, and it’s through those trials that we reach the lost…